Airport Express, the sales & marketing trade alliance for Gatwick and
Heathrow Express trains, has announced the appointment of Gill Sage as the
new head of sales and distribution.Sage joins from Carnival Corporation & plc where she was responsible for
increasing the charter, group, conference and incentive sales for the
portfolio of ten cruise brands. She produced and managed a sales and
marketing strategy and built long term relationships with new and existing
clients in the UK & Europe.
Kyle Haughton, sales and marketing director at Airport Express, said:
“Gill’s understanding of the trade and proven expertise in international
business development will be essential in her role.
Airport Express proactively engages the travel trade, offering competitive
commissions, helping them to sell more and increase our market. Gill will
be looking to promote the trade website with its innovative functionality
and easy access XML links, to make booking tickets quick and easy for any
of our travel trade partners.”