Air Canada Vacations (ACV) has appointed Kim Uno as manager, Partnerships & Business Development.
Uno will be leading and expanding all trade and tourism board partnerships.
She will also be developing long-term strategic opportunities to drive mutually beneficial agendas in key current and developing tourism markets.
Uno joins ACV with more than 20 years of diversified business development experience focused exclusively in the travel industry.
Most recently, she held the position of vice-president at TripXpertz where she was responsible for building strategic partnerships and business development.
She has held similar roles at TravelBrands and itravel2000 where she cultivated relationships and worked closely with international tourism boards.
In addition, Uno spent 10 years of her career with major cruise lines (Holland America Line and Royal Caribbean) and has also held positions with Disney Parks and Resorts and Texas Tourism.