Sam Gilliland, chief marketing officer for Sabre Inc., has been elected to the Board of Directors of Travelocity.com Inc. (NASDAQ: TVLY).
Gilliland, who was named Sabre’s chief marketing officer in June 2000, has held several positions of increasing responsibility in marketing, sales and product development since joining Sabre in 1988. He fills the seat held by Bradford J. Boston, who resigned from the company’s board in June.
“We are very pleased to have Sam Gilliland join the Travelocity Board,” said Travelocity chairman William J. Hannigan. “He brings a wealth of knowledge of the travel distribution industry and will be a great addition.”