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Carlson Wagonlit Travel appoints Catherine Maguire-Vielle as Chief Human Resources Officer

Press releases   •   Mar 20, 2018 14:00 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (‘CWT’), the global travel management company, today announced the appointment of Catherine Maguire-Vielle as Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer (‘CHRO’). Former CHRO David Moran has decided to leave the company and will do so in early April.

CWT Names Bindu Bhatia as New Managing Director, Asia Pacific

CWT Names Bindu Bhatia as New Managing Director, Asia Pacific

Press releases   •   Aug 17, 2017 18:49 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the global travel management company, has announced Bindu Bhatia will become the new Managing Director, Asia Pacific, effective 1 September. Bindu succeeds Kai Chan, who will be leaving the company on 31 August after making significant contributions during her five-year tenure.

CWT appoints Michael Ryan as Managing Director for Australia and New Zealand

Press releases   •   Jul 13, 2017 19:16 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the global travel management company, has appointed Michael Ryan as Managing Director for Australia and New Zealand. Ryan will lead a team of nearly 280 people across six locations in Australia and New Zealand, and will be responsible for client satisfaction, client retention and new business.

CWT Appoints Vishal Sinha as CEO in India

CWT Appoints Vishal Sinha as CEO in India

Press releases   •   Jun 27, 2017 19:19 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has appointed Vishal Sinha as Chief Executive Officer of CWT India. He will be based in CWT India’s head office in Gurgaon.

Carlson Wagonlit Travel appoints Simon Nowroz as Chief Marketing Officer

Carlson Wagonlit Travel appoints Simon Nowroz as Chief Marketing Officer

Press releases   •   Apr 11, 2017 23:05 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the global travel management company, today announces the appointment of Simon Nowroz as Chief Marketing Officer, with immediate effect. Reporting to Patrick Andersen, Chief Strategy and Commerce Officer, he will be based in Minneapolis.

Carlson Wagonlit Travel appoints Jared Anderson as new VP, Customer Experience

Carlson Wagonlit Travel appoints Jared Anderson as new VP, Customer Experience

Press releases   •   Feb 23, 2017 21:59 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the global travel management company, today announces the appointment of Jared Anderson as its new Vice President of Customer Experience. Joining from Sears, he will work closely with the Customer, Technology, and Traveler Services teams.

Carlson Wagonlit Travel appoints Sophie Hulgard as VP, Global Program Management, EMEA; to focus on CWT’s digital transformation

Carlson Wagonlit Travel appoints Sophie Hulgard as VP, Global Program Management, EMEA; to focus on CWT’s digital transformation

Press releases   •   Feb 22, 2017 21:52 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the global travel management company, is appointing Sophie Hulgard as Vice President, Global Program Management, EMEA. She is based in Paris, where she will manage the relationship with CWT’s global clients based in Europe.

CWT enforces service resiliency with appointed Chief Risk Officer

Press releases   •   Feb 14, 2017 02:00 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) today announces the appointment of Kathy Orner to the role of Chief Risk Officer.

Carlson Wagonlit Travel appoints Brad Hall as Chief Financial Officer

Press releases   •   Feb 06, 2017 01:54 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), the global travel management company, today announces the appointment of Brad Hall as Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect. Reporting to Kurt Ekert, President & CEO, Hall will be based in Minneapolis.

Carlson Wagonlit Travel appoints Julian Walker to head up corporate communications

Carlson Wagonlit Travel appoints Julian Walker to head up corporate communications

Press releases   •   Jan 16, 2017 01:35 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), the global travel management company, today announces the appointment of Julian Walker as Head of Market Communications and PR.

CWT adds new leadership talent to accelerate hotel growth

Press releases   •   Nov 02, 2016 19:12 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) today announced that Matt O'Keefe has joined as Chief Technology Officer of Hotel Distribution and Matt Brennan as Vice President of Hotel Operations.

CWT’s Executive Team re-aligns to drive new level of customer experience

Press releases   •   Jun 29, 2016 19:51 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) is realigning its organization to better drive innovation and differentiation.

Carlson Wagonlit Travel’s new CEO confirms his strong commitment to Responsible Business in the company’s fourth annual sustainability report

Press releases   •   Jun 28, 2016 19:53 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), a confirmed responsible business leader in the travel industry, today released its fourth annual Responsible Business Report. The report shows how CWT is leading as an ethical and socially responsible company. It also highlights unique and personal stories from employees around the world, showing how they are bringing responsible business to life inside the company.

Kurt Ekert appointed to the U.S. Department of Commerce Travel and Tourism Advisory Board (TTAB)

Press releases   •   Jun 10, 2016 19:58 GMT

​U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker today announced the appointment of 32 members to the Travel and Tourism Advisory Board, including Kurt Ekert, president and chief executive officer of Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT).

CEO change at Carlson Wagonlit Travel

Press releases   •   Apr 20, 2016 20:01 GMT

​Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has today announced that Kurt Ekert is replacing Douglas Anderson as President and CEO, with immediate effect. In this role, Kurt will report directly to the Carlson Board of Directors.

CWT appoints new Chief Technology Officer

Press releases   •   Apr 04, 2016 20:10 GMT

​Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) today announced that Andrew Jordan will join as Chief Technology Officer, effective 4 April, 2016.

CWT appoints Matt Beatty to head Traveler Services and Nick Vournakis promoted to run US Military & Government operations

Press releases   •   Mar 30, 2016 20:12 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) today announced that Matt Beatty will join the global executive team as Executive Vice President, Traveler Services.

New Executive appointments as CWT focuses on strengthening global business

Press releases   •   Jan 21, 2016 20:23 GMT

​Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has announced three key appointments to its executive team.