Air Canada Vacations and Royal Irish Tours (RIT) have joined the Canadian Association of Tour Operators (CATO).
The announcement comes as CATO continues to work to rebuild the travel industry; advocating and lobbying for the elimination of travel restrictions.
CATO chair, Brett Walker... more ›
Canlink Travel Representatives has been picked to be the Canadian representatives for Ocean Hotels collection of properties in Barbados which includes, Ocean Two Resort & Residences, Sea Breeze Beach House, South Beach Hotel and the soon to open O2 Beach Club & Spa.
At the heart of... more ›
Christopher Prelog has been named the new president of Windstar Cruises.
Prelog will report to Andrew N. Todd, CEO of Windstar Cruises and of Xanterra Travel Collection (the Colorado-based group of companies that includes Windstar).
Windstar’s new president began his career in the... more ›
Travelport has named Jennifer Catto as its new Chief Marketing Officer.
Catto is a marketing executive with two decades of leadership experience and most recently held the role of Chief Marketing Officer of Telaria, a data-driven software platform designed to monetize and manage premium... more ›
John De Fries is the Hawaii Tourism Authority’s new president and CEO. The HTA Board of Directors unanimously agreed during the Aug. 27 board meeting to make an offer to De Fries, which he accepted and will start today (Sept. 16).
Said De Fries: “Hawaii’s pathway to economic recovery... more ›
Pascal Prinz has been picked to be the new Chair of the European Travel Commission’s (ETC) Canada Chapter. Prinz has been the Vice-Chair of the ETC’s Canada Chapter for the past 18 months.
Along with his role as Director Canada and Trade Manager Central USA for Switzerland Tourism for... more ›
Tourism Ireland is making some changes at its offices in Toronto and New York.
Dana Welch will be taking on the role of Vice President Marketing, USA, and will lead the Trade & Industry and Publicity teams.
Welch will relocate from Toronto -- where she has successfully led Tourism... more ›
TTC Debuts Canadian Sales ‘Dream Team’ For Premium, Luxury Markets
The Travel Corporation (TTC) is restructuring its Canadian sales force representing its premium and luxury brands under a single entity, The Velvet Collection.
The Collection includes the Red Carnation Hotel Collection, Uniworld Boutique River Cruises, Insight Vacations, Luxury... more ›
Todd Barclay has been named as the new president and CEO for Restaurants Canada. Barclay’s appointment was effective Aug. 31.
Commenting on his new role, Barclay said: “I’m excited and privileged to join an association which has been focused on helping the foodservice industry grow and... more ›
Allianz Global Assistance has named Lucy Hathaway as its chief sales officer, effective immediately.
Hathaway brings a wealth of insurance industry experience to her new role in the areas of strategic planning, business development and financial management.
Over her 25-year career, she... more ›