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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.

IIPT conference in Colombia uses Seychelles Tourism Minister as example

IIPT conference in Colombia uses Seychelles Tourism Minister as example

By eTN Staff Writer

Louis D'Amore, the President of the International Institute for Peace Through Tourism (IIPT) used the Seychelles Tourism Minister as an example as he addressed a tourism conference in ...

Senior management changes at DMC Pacific World

Senior management changes at DMC Pacific World

Following a year of strong growth, Pacific World, the integrated global DMC and Event Management organization, has announced some changes to its senior management structure and responsibility. ...

From fast cars to fast planes: New Alitalia Chairman named

From fast cars to fast planes: New Alitalia Chairman named

By Mario Masciullo, eTN Italy Correspondent

ITALY (eTN) - A mover and shaker of the luxury car industry, known for its fast vehicles, has been appointed to chair Italy’s flag carrier and national airline. But wait, there’s more.

Hawaii Governor-elect announces appointment of Tourism Authority CEO as new Chief of Staff

Hawaii Governor-elect announces appointment of Tourism Authority CEO as new Chief of Staff

Hawaii Governor-elect David Ige today announced that he will appoint Mike McCartney as the Chief of Staff for the State of Hawai‘i when he assumes office on December 1, 2014.

Hilton Seychelles cluster awarded 5 prestigious World Travel Awards for 2014

Hotel travel awards Hilton Seychelles cluster awarded 5 prestigious World Travel Awards for 2014

SEYCHELLES –Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa has been recognized as Seychelles’ Leading Resort for the third successive year at the final of the renowned World Travel Awards, as voted ...

Creating turbulence in the airwaves at World Travel Market

Creating turbulence in the airwaves at World Travel Market

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

One airline executive used his presence at the just-closed World Travel Market event held in London from November 3-6 to create his own type of turbulence in the event’s airwaves.

Fiji Airways Managing Director & CEO to return to Germany

Fiji Airways Managing Director & CEO to return to Germany

NADI, Fiji – Fiji Airways’ Managing Director and CEO, Stefan Pichler, has been asked by the German Government to help turnaround Germany’s national airline – Air Berlin – and will return ...

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