For dated release:
Monday February 1, 2016
Executive Travel adds industry veteran Mark Widder to Business Development team in Tri-State Area
Steve Glenn, Chairman and CEO of Executive Travel announced the addition of travel industry veteran Mark Widder to the Executive Travel Business Development Tteam
Mark Widder brings to the role more than 25 years in leadership positions in the travel industry in global Business Development. In the various roles Mark has specialized in developing strategies that have produced measurable results in areas such as customer satisfaction, long term relationships,sales and revenue growth.
The continued expansion of Business Development into the New York/Tri-State area for Executive Travel emphasizes the company’s commitment to their existing client base and an aggressive growth strategy.
Mark will be responsible for the development and execution of the company’s commercial strategy of driving business growth and market share and ensuring the integrated commercial success of the organization in the Tri-State area..
Glenn said, “Mark brings to Executive Travel years of experience selling to and servicing clients in various industries on a global basis whose requirements range from fairly standard to complex. Executive Travel is committed to expanding the scope and level of service we offer. We’ve refreshed our branding as we roll out our new website, and are implementing our “On the Go” app, focusing on the mobility and flexibility the corporate traveler needs. We wanted someone with Mark’s experience to help us grow, and we’re excited to have him on our team. His experience and proven success are going to be beneficial to the success of our organization and the value we provide both current and future clients.”
Information about Executive Travel:
Executive Travel, founded in 1986, is one of the largest and fastest growing travel management firms in the Midwest. The company has been a pioneer in online travel reservations. In 2014, Inc. magazine ranked Executive Travel as the fastest growing Travel Management Company for the second consecutive year in its 33nd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.
Executive Travel specializes in helping companies implement comprehensive travel management programs that lower the total cost of corporate travel. Using state of the art technology combined with aggressive management systems Executive Travel has been able to enjoy strong growth throughout its 29 year history.
Executive Travel is an affiliate of BCD Travel. BCD Travel operates in more than 90 countries and is the world’s third-largest travel management company. Combining global strength with local service, BCD Travel offers an integrated technology infrastructure that provides intelligent analysis of travel data, allowing corporations to maximize the return on their travel investment.