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Travel Edge Appoints O’Connell

Travel Edge has name Sinead O’Connell as its new director of supplier relations – cruise.

O’Connell will be responsible for managing and partnering with our luxury cruise suppliers and partners to develop and roll-out new and cutting edge premiere programs. She will collaborate on enhanced commissions, while exploring new opportunities that allow Travel Edge Luxury Advisors the best incentives and promotions to pass along to their clients.

She joins Travel Edge with a rich history of working in the leisure, travel & tourism industry. She comes from Travel Leaders Network where she collaborated with top luxury industry partners to oversee business plans, annual contracts, marketing campaigns, event participation, agent/sales team incentives and sales plans.

“I’m excited about the opportunity to be part of the team at Travel Edge; The core values that are at the centre of Travel Edge are something that I identify closely with and made me want to be part of,” O’Connell said

“I have worked with many of my cruise partners for the past 14 years, and to be able to bring that experience and benefit of my long-standing relationships to another segment of the industry with a unique approach appealed to me,” she added.

Michael Johnson, EVP Travel Edge said: “We are excited to welcome Sinead to the team. As Travel Edge secures its spot as North America’s premiere luxury agency, Sinead is the right person to elevate our luxury cruise program and provide our advisors everything they need to focus on what they do best – making dreams come true.”

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