15 NOV 2016: Cheryl Nicholson, EVP Leisure for Worldview Travel has announced the appointments of Ed Phillips and Barbara Finn to the company’s growing leisure travel team in North America.
Ed Phillips joined the company in October in the role of regional director, Western Region based in Palo Alto, California. Phillips has more than 25 years of experience in travel management, having been a co-founder and managing director of Summit Travel Group based in Silicon Valley. Prior to joining Worldview Travel, Phillips was managing director at Frosch Travel, a global travel management company. His extensive credentials gained over these years include rebranding, marketing and sales as well as mergers and acquisitions and company integration and office combination.
At The Travel Network in Toronto, Barb Finn has taken on her new role of Branch Manager working directly with Canadian regional director, Renata Grant. Finn has had a successful and lengthy career in travel with expertise ranging from both leisure and corporate travel as well as wholesale, tourism representation and event planning. Finn was most recently with another Virtuoso agency, New Wave Travel in the role of operations manager.
Says Cheryl Nicholson, "I am truly delighted to have both of these talented individuals join our expanding leisure team. With their depth and breadth of experience I am certain that their contributions will be much appreciated and they will assist us with our exciting plans to expand Worldview's already vast network of IC's and continue to grow our robust sales plan."