Nancy joins Travelzoo from Ascott, a global hospitality company where she worked for five years as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. From 2002 to 2013, she worked for AccorHotels in various executive roles, including Vice President of Global Marketing for Ibis and Vice President of Global Transformation Sales Project.
Gehlan brings 23 years of operating expertise in a fast-moving retail environment from her leadership roles including Smashburger Master, Burger King Corporation and The Restaurant Group.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Karen Clayton will join IATA as the Association's Corporate Secretary effective April 2019. Clayton comes to IATA from Air New Zealand where she has held the role of General Counsel and Company Secretary since 2016.
Jameson Año has been named Vice President of United Express Operations – Amber Wansten has been promoted to Vice President of Inflight Services
Tackett will lead the newly created division within the airline as it moves to the next phase of its strategy of refining and optimizing the market and financial performance of its expanded route network following Alaska's 2016 acquisition of Virgin America.
At A4A, Vercelli will be responsible for the association's legal and corporate governance, overseeing the General Counsel's office and providing corporate secretary functions. She will help facilitate a strategic direction working closely with member airline General Counsels, their staffs and other A4A divisions.
United Airlines (UAL) today announced Gerry Laderman, a 30-year United veteran, has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer. UAL conducted an internal and external search to fill the role; Laderman had been serving as acting chief financial officer since May.
Southwest Airlines welcomes Tammy Amirault onboard as Managing Director, Technology – Enterprise Management and Analytics to succeed Sherry Staber, Southwest's Vice President, Technology – Enterprise Management & Technical Operations who announced her plans to retire. Amirault joins Southwest from IMPRIVA, a San Francisco-based strategic business and IT consulting firm, where she most recently served as Senior Vice President.
JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ:JBLU) yesterday announced the appointment of B. Ben Baldanza and Sarah Robb O'Hagan to its Board of Directors.
Boeing [NYSE: BA] today named Brendan Curran president of Boeing AvionX, an organization formed last year to pursue the development and production of avionics and electronics systems.