Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has revealed that Andrew Waller, currently executive vice president United Kingdom & Ireland, and the Mediterranean (Spain, Italy, Egypt, Greece and Morocco), has been appointed president CWT Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA) and Global Partners Network, effective 1 January 2012. Waller succeeds Håkan Ericsson who is appointed president CWT North America and Latin America.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has revealed that Håkan Ericsson, currently president Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA) and Latin America, has been appointed president CWT North America and Latin America, effective 1 January 2012. In North America, he will succeed Jack O’Neill, who will retire at the end of this year, after a long and successful travel industry career.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) announces that it has acquired Net Tour Viagens E Turismo Ltda (Net Tours) through its local Brazilian subsidiary, Wagons Lits Turismo Do Brasil Ltda (CWT Brazil). Net Tours, based in Sao Paulo, Brazil has provided travel management expertise to corporate travellers since 1995.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel, a global leader specialized in business travel and meetings and events management, today released its 2012 Travel Price Forecast, which projects supplier prices for airlines, hotels, ground transportation providers, and meetings and events (M&E) spend.
Prices in most geographic areas and travel categories including air, hotel, rail, car rental and meetings and events are expected to rise next year according to Carlson Wagonlit Travel’s 2012 Travel Price Forecast.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), a global leader specialising in managing business travel and meetings and events, announces it has acquired the assets of Centenial Group, an international partner of CWT in Costa Rica since 2004.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has promoted Pierre Milet to the position of executive vice president and group chief financial officer. Bringing 20 years’ experience in finance, mergers and acquisitions, the new appointment is effective immediately.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) today announces that its sales volume for the first half of 2011 was US$13.4 billion, representing a 10 percent increase compared to the same period in 2010 (on a constant currency basis). Transactions rose 5 percent to 30.8 million in the first six months of 2011.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has announced that Andrew Waller’s role will expand to include responsibility for the company’s Mediterranean region - Spain, Italy, Egypt, Greece and Morocco - in addition to the UK & Ireland.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has hired Jane Baker as a business development manager to join its growing CWT Meetings & Events UK & Ireland team. Baker brings more than 12 years of experience in sales, marketing and event management to the newly created role.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel has appointed Manuel Bessec as chief financial officer (CFO) for the UK & Ireland. He replaces Alan Donald who has been promoted to the role of CFO for CWT’s global supplier, products and technology team.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) and Rearden Commerce, a next-generation eCommerce platform company, are expanding their partnership agreement to deliver CWT To Go SM , a feature-rich mobile application available for CWT’s customers worldwide.