|Chicago (06 December 2004) – TravelCLICK announced today that Jan Tissera
has been appointed President of TravelCLICK International, a newly created
position. Tissera, based in Barcelona, Spain, will oversee the company's
operations in Europe, the UK, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and North
and South Pacific.
TravelCLICK is the leading, worldwide provider of solutions that help hotels and other travel industry suppliers maximize profits from electronic distribution channels. The company’s sale’s force spans 140 countries and has more than 8,000 customers worldwide.
Previously, Tissera was TravelCLICK's vice president of international sales. Prior to joining TravelCLICK in 1996, Tissera held a number of positions at Hyatt International. There he was in charge of worldwide hotel reservations, global distribution, consortia marketing, revenue and rate management, guest recognition programs, as well as hotel room operations in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and the Asia-Pacific region. Tissera was responsible for the rapid expansion of Hyatt's worldwide reservations offices and Hyatt International's number one position within the Global Distribution Systems.
"Jan’s extensive knowledge of the international market, coupled with his expertise in hotel management and marketing are key reasons for TravelCLICK’s rapid international growth and success. Our new structure recognizes Jan’s leadership and provides a greater localized resource in providing market driven solutions to our international customers,” said Richard W. Gray, Chairman and co-CEO of TravelCLICK.
About TravelCLICK TravelCLICK is the leading provider of solutions that help hotels and other travel industry suppliers maximize profits from electronic distribution channels. The company’s iHotelier booking engine platform and website marketing programs enable hotels to better execute strategies that increase business into their own websites. TravelCLICK's competitive benchmarking reports provide hotels with price and booking performance information, and the company's exclusive electronic marketing networks allow hotels and other travel related suppliers to target promotional messages to specific travel agents and consumers when they are booking travel. Established in 1996 and headquartered in Chicago, TravelCLICK has over 8,000 customers in more than 140 countries around the world.
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