Frontier Airlines (Nasdaq: FRNT ) today announced the addition of Mike Mary to the airline`s corporate travel advisory board. Mary is director, travel services for Adidas International in Portland, Ore. He is president of the Oregon Business Travel Association and serves on the Industry Advisory Board of the Institute of Business Travel Management (IBTM). Additionally, Mary serves on the Portland Travel Advisory board for the Port of Portland. He recently completed a National Business Travel Association (NBTA)-sponsored Global Leadership Program at Wharton`s College of Business on a scholarship from the Institute of Business Travel Management. In July 2000, he will be licensed as a Certified Corporate Travel Executive (CCTE) from the NBTA and Cornell University`s School of Hotel Administration at the NBTA`s annual meeting in Los Angeles. Mary holds a degree in communications from Washington State University.
“We are continuously looking for innovative ways to enhance the services that we provide to corporate travelers,” said Frontier`s National Director of Sales Tom Allee. “We look forward to exceeding our business travelers` expectations by incorporating Mike`s experience and perspective.”
Other advisory board members include: Bob Grant, vice president of corporate services for Charles Schwab in San Francisco, Andrew Menkes, vice president of global travel management of HSBC Bank USA in New York, Greg Moore, director of travel industry programs for Integrated Technology Research Corporation in Wilmington, Del., and Cynthia Perper, president of the NBTA and director of corporate travel services for Colgate-Palmolive Company in New York.