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Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau Board elects new Chairman

Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau Board elects new Chairman

BOSTON, Massachusetts - The Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau (GBCVB) is pleased to announce it has elected Paul J. Sacco for a two-year term as the Chairman of the Board of ...

Reed Exhibitions appoints new Travel Divisional Director

Reed Exhibitions appoints new Travel Divisional Director

Reed Exhibitions has appointed Nick Pilbeam to the position of Divisional Director – Travel.

Hilton Worldwide President & CEO to receive HSMAI Albert E. Koehl Award

Hilton Worldwide President & CEO to receive HSMAI Albert E. Koehl Award

McLEAN, Virginia – Christopher J. Nassetta, President and CEO, Hilton Worldwide, has been selected as the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International’s (HSMAI) Albert E.

New tourism executive at Le Passage to India

New tourism executive at Le Passage to India

By Anil Mathur, eTN India Correspondent

In an interesting development expected by the India tourism industry for some time, Mario Habig has been appointed CEO of Inbound Business of Le Passage to India, one of the most reputed, ...

Seychelles features in leading Chinese magazine

Seychelles features in leading Chinese magazine

Phillippe Le Gall is the first resident ambassador of Seychelles in China.

American Airlines names new VP of International Revenue Management

American Airlines names new VP of International Revenue Management

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines today promoted Vasu Raja to vice president – International Revenue Management.

A golden jubilee of distinguished service to Africa’s tourism industry

A golden jubilee of distinguished service to Africa’s tourism industry

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

Reaching the half century milestone in any career in this day and age is no mean achievement, and staying in the same industry for a full 50 years is almost unheard of.

White Lodging names new Senior Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer

White Lodging names new Senior Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer

MERRILLVILLE, Indiana - White Lodging is pleased to announce a new Senior Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer of Full Service Hotels has been appointed.

Westin Tokyo appoints new General Manager

Westin Tokyo appoints new General Manager

TOKYO, Japan - The Westin Tokyo announced the appointment of Mr. Charles Jack as its new General Manager. A career hotelier, Mr.

New GM at Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Tsim Sha Tsui

New GM at Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Tsim Sha Tsui

HONG KONG – Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Tsim Sha Tsui is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Richard M. Simmons as its new General Manager.

Travel Alliance Partners elects new Board

Travel Alliance Partners elects new Board

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Travel Alliance Partners (TAP) recently finished their 2015 planning and 2014 review at their annual business meeting in Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA.

Hawaiian Airlines appoints new Senior VP and Interim CFO

Hawaiian Airlines appoints new Senior VP and Interim CFO

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Hawaiian Airlines has appointed a new senior vice president and interim chief financial officer, filling a vacancy left by the departure of CFO Scott Topping.

Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel in Dubai welcomes new Manager

Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel in Dubai welcomes new Manager

Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel, Dubai has appointed a new Revenue and Reservations Manager.

Alaska Airlines names new Vice President of Capacity Planning

Alaska Airlines names new Vice President of Capacity Planning

SEATTLE, Washington - Alaska Airlines announced it has named a new vice president of capacity planning, overseeing Alaska Air Group's mainline and regional networks and its scheduling and schedule ...

New Director of Global Sales North America at Pacific World

Business Events industry New Director of Global Sales North America at Pacific World

On January 1, 2015, Pacific World has appointed a new Director of Global Sales North America.

RCI appoints new Managing Director, RCI Asia Pacific

RCI appoints new Managing Director, RCI Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE - RCI, operators of vacation exchange and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands, recently announced the appointment of Jonathan Mills to the position of managing director of its ...

Markland Blaiklock appointed COO at Centara Hotels & Resorts

Markland Blaiklock appointed COO at Centara Hotels & Resorts

BANGKOK, Thailand - Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the appointment of Markland Blaiklock as Chief Operating Officer.

Cachet Hotel Group creates new CEO position to support growth

Cachet Hotel Group creates new CEO position to support growth

HONG KONG - Justin Guo has joined the Cachet Hotel Group (CHG) in a newly-created position, as President of Hotel Operations and member of CHG executive team, reporting to CEO Alexander Mirza.

Skyscanner appoints Adam Drake as Chief Data Officer

Skyscanner appoints Adam Drake as Chief Data Officer

Leading global travel search engine Skyscanner has appointed Adam Drake to the newly created role of Chief Data Officer.

Hard Rock International hires Daniel Cheng as Senior VP Development, Asia-Pacific

Hard Rock International hires Daniel Cheng as Senior VP Development, Asia-Pacific

ORLANDO, FL - Hard Rock International – owner of one of the world's most-recognizable and iconic brands – announces the hiring of Daniel Cheng as SVP of Business Development, Asia-Pacific.

Mauritius tourism elevated as portfolio in Deputy Prime Minister's Office

islands speak of desire to work together as Seychelles Minister welcomes new Tourism Minister of Mauritius Mauritius tourism elevated as portfolio in Deputy Prime Minister's Office

By eTN Staff Writer

The recent elections in Mauritius swept a new government into power, and the island's new Cabinet of Ministers sees the Hon.

Hospitality board says farewell to Las Vegas Sands CEO

Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International Hospitality board says farewell to Las Vegas Sands CEO

MCLEAN, Virginia – The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International Las Vegas Board of Directors honored Mike Leven as he retired as CEO of Las Vegas Sands last week.

Quality products for Jamaica’s tourists

Quality products for Jamaica’s tourists

KINGSTON, JAMAICA – The first of five exhibitions was held in Jamaica under the Craft Enhancement Project, which seeks to enhance the local arts and crafts industry, enable artisans to become ...

Sabre Corporation elects George R. Bravante, Jr. to its Board of Directors

Sabre Corporation elects George R. Bravante, Jr. to its Board of Directors

SOUTHLAKE, TX - Sabre Corporation today announced that George R Bravante, Jr, co-founder of Bravante-Curci Investors, LP and owner of Bravante Produce, was elected to its board of directors, ...

New marketing manager at The Meetings Show

Focusing on delivery of UK visitors and buyers New marketing manager at The Meetings Show

As part of the ongoing strategy to increase UK buyers at The Meetings Show 2015, Centaur Exhibitions has appointed a new Marketing Manager.

Embassy Suites Brea - North Orange County Hotel appoints new GM

Embassy Suites Brea - North Orange County Hotel appoints new GM

BREA, California – The Embassy Suites Brea Hotel, owned and operated by Windsor Capital Group, announced that a new General Manager has been appointed.

Priceline Group announces executive appointments

Priceline Group announces executive appointments

NORWALK, CT - The Priceline Group announced a series of changes today to the management teams of two of its operating businesses – Booking.com and rentalcars.com – as part of an ongoing ...

New VP of Restaurants to lead strategic F&B initiative

New VP of Restaurants to lead strategic F&B initiative

MERRILLVILLE, Indiana - White Lodging is pleased to announce Jason Druso as its new Vice President of Restaurants, working on improving the company's Food and Beverage operations and revenue ...

Swansong of a remarkable year for Burundi Tourism

Swansong of a remarkable year for Burundi Tourism

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

Carmen Nibigira, immediate former Head of Burundi Tourism, who arrived like a whirlwind early this year and who brought a breath of fresh air in to the corridors of Burundi’s primary marketing ...

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