Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG) has appointed Anita Emilio as the Vice President and General Manager, Independent and Luxury pillars in Canada.
Emilio will form part of the Global Independent and Luxury taskforce which has been responsible for the strong growth results that have been... more ›
The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has announced the resignation of Liz Ortiguera as its Chief Executive Officer.
PATA Vice Chair Benjamin Liao said, “Liz served PATA with distinction as the first Asian female CEO in the organization’s 72-year history. On behalf of PATA, I... more ›
Seabourn has appointed Natalya Leahy as the business’s new president. Leahy, whose seven years with Holland America Group included operational oversight of Seabourn, succeeds Josh Leibowitz who is leaving the brand to pursue new opportunities.
Leahy was most recently chief operating... more ›
Sabre Corporation has announced that Sean Menke, currently Chair of the company’s Board and its Chief Executive Officer, will transition to be solely Sabre’s Executive Chair of the Board, effective April 27, 2023.
At that time, Kurt Ekert, currently President of Sabre, will also become... more ›
FCM’s Meetings & Events division has made two appointments in its North America region.
Monica Boundy has been promoted to Director of Event Operations and Hayley Ketchum has joined the business as Director of Sales & Account Management.
Boundy, who is originally from Australia,... more ›
Swan Hellenic has brought seasoned cruise industry professionals Eric Bacon and Kelly Predmesky on board to strengthen its industry sales support.
Both have been appointed as Sales Director, Key Accounts. Predmesky, based in Florida, will take responsibility for the Eastern States, while... more ›
Gary Howard has joined the Reps4Rent Network as an Independent Marketing and Communications Professional.
With over 30 years of experience in the travel, insurance, media relations, and consumer loyalty industries, Howard is an innovative, dynamic, collaborative, strategic, and bold... more ›
Susan Bowman, Vice-President, Marketing and Industry Relations at Transat Distribution Canada (TDC) is retiring.
Bowman’s retirement after 12 years at Transat was announced by Karine Gagnon, General Manager of Transat Distribution Canada, who said: “Susan thus concludes an impressive... more ›
North Lake Tahoe has picked Canuckiwi Consulting to lead its destination marketing in Canada and inspire Canadians to “go Tahoe North” through creative consumer marketing, travel trade, media relations, social media and ski partnerships.
Andy Chapman, President and CEO, Travel North... more ›
Cook Islands Tourism Corporation has appointed Brad Kirner as its new Director of Destination Development (DoDD).
Kirner recently assisted the CIT destination development team in formulating the Cook Islands Tourism Development Strategy (CITDS), and brings with him a wealth of experience and... more ›