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Community tourism pioneer to conduct full-day workshop at IIPT World Symposium

Diana McIntyre Pike to Speak at Symposium in Ekurhuleni, South Africa Community tourism pioneer to conduct full-day workshop at IIPT World Symposium

STOWE, Vermont – IIPT Founder and President Louis D’Amore announced today that community tourism pioneer, Diana McIntyre Pike, President/Founder of Countrystyle Community Tourism ...

Garnadt leads Lufthansa Cargo

Garnadt leads Lufthansa Cargo

By Dr. Elinor Garely, Editor in Chief, TourismExecutives.com (a division of eTN Publishing)

A small group of reporters chatted over coffee and scrambled eggs in the penthouse suite of a west side hotel recently, waiting for the arrival of Lufthansa Cargo’s new Chairman and CEO.

Swiss hotelier tells of his experience in the United Arab Emirates

Swiss hotelier tells of his experience in the United Arab Emirates

Swiss hotelier Jean Pierre Simon, Regional General Manager, Northern Emirates, Coral Hotels & Resorts, has over 45 years of experience in the industry working with leading brands like Hilton, ...

Alitalia announces Board of Directors of “New Alitalia”

Alitalia announces Board of Directors of “New Alitalia”

ROME, Italy – New Alitalia today announced the composition of the Board of Directors of the company that will become the new Alitalia airline entity from January 1, 2015, and in which Etihad ...

Joint Meetings Industry Council announces winner of 2014 JMIC Profile and Power Award

Joint Meetings Industry Council announces winner of 2014 JMIC Profile and Power Award

The Joint Meetings Industry Council (JMIC) announced the winner of the 2014 JMIC Profile and Power Award.

Will the ladies’ touch help change Kenya Airways’ fortunes?

New Board Members Announced Will the ladies’ touch help change Kenya Airways’ fortunes?

By Prof. Wolfgang H. Thome, Ph.D., eTN Africa Correspondent

The recently concluded Annual General Meeting of Kenya Airways, held last week at the Bomas of Kenya in Nairobi, also provided the opportunity for shareholders to vote two new board members into ...

New President of the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) named

New President of the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) named

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of the Congo - At the close of the 46th general meeting of the African Airlines Association (AFRAA), organised by Air Algérie in early November, a new President of AFRAA was ...

Watch him soar: Mark Brantley

St. Kitts and Nevis Deputy Premier and Minister of Tourism Watch him soar: Mark Brantley

By Dr. Elinor Garely, Editor in Chief, TourismExecutives.com (a division of eTN Publishing)

Occasionally you enter a room and instantly recognize the most important person in that space; Mark Brantley has this type of charisma.

Holland America Line names Orlando Ashford as president

Holland America Line names Orlando Ashford as president

SEATTLE, WA - Holland America Line announced today that effective Dec.

New Business Development Manager for GTA travel wholesaler in Canada

New Business Development Manager for GTA travel wholesaler in Canada

GTA, one of the world’s largest travel wholesalers, has appointed a new Business Development Manager to build relationships with the wholesale travel trade in Canada.

Perth Convention Bureau announces Board Director appointments

Perth Convention Bureau announces Board Director appointments

A field of seven candidates stood for election to fill two vacancies on the Board of the Perth Convention Bureau.

New faces join Sheraton Shanghai this autumn

New faces join Sheraton Shanghai this autumn

SHANGHAI, China –– Sheraton Shanghai Hongkou Hotel has announced three new team members this month as the hotel looks to build on its strong reputation in Shanghai.

New destination partnerships director at Signature Travel Network

New destination partnerships director at Signature Travel Network

MARINA DEL REY, California –A new destination partnerships director has been named to further develop Signature Travel Network’s destination partnerships.

Kenya Airways introduces new head of corporate communications

Kenya Airways introduces new head of corporate communications

By Prof. Wolfgang H. Thome, Ph.D., eTN Africa Correspondent

Kenya Airways yesterday confirmed the appointment of a new Corporate Communications Manager.

HPL Hotels & Resorts appoints new VP of Operations

HPL Hotels & Resorts appoints new VP of Operations

SINGAPORE – HPL Hotels & Resorts is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Vice President of Operations.

THAI Airways Board selects new airline president

THAI Airways Board selects new airline president

BANGKOK, Thailand – Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) held its Board of Directors Meeting on November 12, 2014, chaired by Mr.

Tourism Society names honorary Fellow

Tourism Society names honorary Fellow

Speaking last night to the Tourism Consultants Network, a specialist section of the Tourism Society – “the man who pays his way” - discussed the many challenges facing a travel writer in the ...

New Sales Manager for National Accounts appointed for Travel Bound Groups

New Sales Manager for National Accounts appointed for Travel Bound Groups

There is a new National Accounts Sales Manager for Travel Bound Groups, responsible for building and maintaining relationships with national accounts and consortia throughout Canada and the ...

Spirit Airlines announces new executive appointments

Spirit Airlines announces new executive appointments

MIRAMAR, Florida - Spirit Airlines has named three new executives to its leadership team.

Crown World Mobility appoints new Director for Europe

Crown World Mobility appoints new Director for Europe

Crown World Mobility is pleased to announce the appointment of its new Director for Europe.

New Business Development Manager for Latin America Kuoni Group Travel Experts

New Business Development Manager for Latin America Kuoni Group Travel Experts

Kuoni Group Travel Experts has appointed a new Business Development Manager to lead its activities in Latin America.

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) appoints new Chairman

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) appoints new Chairman

WASHINGTON, DC - The Board of Directors of Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) has appointed a new Chairman as of January 1.

Association for Airline Passenger Rights names recipient of Air Travel Accessibility Leadership Award

Association for Airline Passenger Rights names recipient of Air Travel Accessibility Leadership Award

WASHINGTON, DC - The Association for Airline Passenger Rights, (AAPR) today announced that the recipient of its inaugural "Don Brandon Air Travel Accessibility Leadership Award." The award honors ...

CLIA Global welcomes new top managers

CLIA Global welcomes new top managers

WASHINGTON, DC - Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) President and CEO Christine Duffy made several personnel announcements at the opening session of the organization's Leadership Forum ...

Australia hosts most significant meeting of world leaders

Australia hosts most significant meeting of world leaders

Brisbane has grasped the opportunity to maximize the global and national interest associated with being the host of the G20 Leaders Summit.

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