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Morhous takes new chief experience officer role at Flight Centre Travel Group

Morhous takes new chief experience officer role at Flight Centre Travel Group

John Morhous has been named chief experience officer at Flight Centre Travel Group. In the newly established role he will be responsible for ongoing client-facing innovation and digital mobile platforms, the development of additional tools and technology, and thought leadership, across all of FCTG’s corporate brands globally.

Travel Corporation signs up to WTTC Buenos Aires Declaration

Travel Corporation signs up to WTTC Buenos Aires Declaration

At the World Travel & Tourism Council’s recent global summit in Buenos Aires, the Travel Corporation and its not-for-profit organisation, TreadRight, were among the first industry leaders to sign the Buenos Aires Declaration on Travel & Tourism and Illegal Wildlife Trade.

Illinois visitor numbers hit record high

Illinois visitor numbers hit record high

Visitors to Illinois hit an all-time high in 2017, government Bruce Rauner announced earlier. Nearly 114 million people travelled to the state last year to ‘Enjoy Illinois’ and give a $1.1 billion boost to the state’s economy.