, one of the world`s leading business-to-business travel management companies, announced today that former Senior Vice President for North America,Ron DiLeo, has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of Strategic Travel Solutions (STS).
STS is a newly created travel solutions team formed through the combination of Rosenbluth International`s North American, Western European and Strategic Markets corporate managed travel groups. As COO of STS, DiLeo will spearhead globalizing Rosenbluth`s multinational client sales efforts, consolidating its infrastructure and integrating its operational resources and processes across borders. He will also play a central role in setting Rosenbluth`s overall strategic direction and maintaining the highest levels of corporate conduct at the company.
DiLeo began his travel industry career with Rosenbluth nearly 25 years ago. Starting as a reservations agent, he worked his way up in the company, eventually holding various leadership roles in marketing, operations, business development and client services. When DiLeo joined Rosenbluth in 1978, the small travel management company had not yet opened its first reservation center. DiLeo`s contributions throughout the years have helped grow the company to the global leader it is today.
“Ron has been a tremendously important asset for Rosenbluth International for many years, and as Rosenbluth continues to grow and develop, we`re extremely pleased to see him take on the additional role of company officer,” said Hal Rosenbluth, chairman and chief executive officer of Rosenbluth International.
“In my decades with Rosenbluth International, the firm has been engaged in a continual process of evolution and development in an extremely competitive and constantly changing industry,” DiLeo commented. “As a company officer, I look forward to advancing this process and helping Rosenbluth become an even more vibrant and widely respected organization.”
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