Hotel Online
News for the Hospitality Executive


advertisement


Carlson Wagonlit Travel Appoints Andrew Waller as President
CWT Europe, Middle East, Africa and Global Partners Network


Amsterdam | December 20, 2011 - Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), a global leader specialized in business travel and meetings and events management, today announced that Andrew Waller, currently Executive Vice President United Kingdom, Ireland and the Mediterranean (Spain, Italy, Egypt, Greece and Morocco), is appointed President CWT Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA) and Global Partners Network, effective January 1, 2012. Waller succeeds Håkan Ericsson who is appointed President CWT North America and Latin America.

Waller, a British national, will become a member of the CWT Executive Team and will report to Douglas Anderson, CWT President and CEO

Waller joined CWT in 2005 as Executive Vice President UK. Responsibility for Ireland was added to his role in 2008 after he led the acquisition of CWT’s Irish partner agency, Executive Travel. He has recently taken responsibility for the Mediterranean region.

“Under Andrew’s leadership, his team has delivered impressive results for our customers and for the business. I am confident that with his experience and drive, he will lead the EMEA region with the same passion,” said Douglas Anderson.

Prior to joining CWT, Waller was Managing Director of Silverstone circuits and led the promotion of the Formula One British Grand Prix. Before that he held senior management positions with Walt Disney Theme Parks and Resorts UK, Norwegian Cruise Lines, British Airways and Hertz.

About Carlson Wagonlit Travel
CWT is a global leader specialized in managing business travel and meetings and events. CWT serves companies, government institutions and non-governmental organizations of all sizes in more than 150 countries and territories. By leveraging both the expertise of its people and leading-edge technology, CWT helps clients derive the greatest value from their travel program in terms of savings, service, security and sustainability. The company is also committed to providing best-in-class service and assistance to travelers. CWT services and solutions comprise Traveler & Transaction Services, Program Optimization, Safety & Security, Meetings & Events and Energy Services. In 2010, sales volume for wholly owned operations and joint ventures totaled US$24.3 billion. For more information about CWT, please visit our global website at www.carlsonwagonlit.com. Follow us on Twitter@CarlsonWagonlit.
.
Contact: 

Christine Fischer
CWT UK
+011 44 (0)20 3353 1113 (office)
+011 44 (0)7920 863 180 (mobile)
cfischer@carlsonwagonlit.co.uk

Natasha Harvey
CWT Global
+011 33 1 41 33 62 34 (office)
+011 33 6 74 94 23 81 (mobile)
nharvey@carlsonwagonlit.fr




.
Receive Your Hospitality Industry Headlines via Email for Free! Subscribe Here  

To Learn More About Your News Being Published on Hotel-Online Inquire Here
 
Also See: Javier Rosenberg Named as Chief Operating Officer, Radisson and Executive Vice President, Carlson Hotels, Managed Hotels, Americas / December 2011

Carlson Opens the 148-room Radisson Hotel Chatsworth in Chatsworth, California, Owned by Paradigm TVM / December 2011

The 87-room Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Opens in Port Orange, Florida Owned by T&T Management, to be Managed by Hotel Investment Services / December 2011

Håkan Ericsson Appointed President Carlson Wagonlit Travel North America and Latin America Succeeding Jack O'Neill's Year-end Retirement / November 2011

Carlson Opens the 200-room Park Inn by Radisson in Schaumburg, Illinois Owned by Avenue Hotels Management / October 2011

Carlson Launches Radisson Blu Hotels and Resorts Brand Across Asia Pacific / September 2011

Carlson's Radisson Blu Debuts in the U.S. with the Opening of the 334-room Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel in Chicago, Illinois / September 2011

Carlson Opens 25th Hotel in Virginia with the 63-room Country Inn & Suites by Carlson in Hanover, Virginia Owned by SANE Hotels LLC / September 2011

Carlson Opens 296-room Park Inn by Radisson Dallas-Love Field, Texas Managed by Hospitality Management Corporation / August 2011

Carlson Opens 126-room Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, San Antonio Airport in Texas Owned by Summit Hotel Properties / July 2011

Summit Hotel Properties Closes on Initial Three Acquisitions, with Plans for a Fourth / May 2011

Carlson Opens First Park Inn by Radisson Hotel in Brazil with the 233-room Park Inn by Radisson Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo / May 2011

Carlson Continues Expansion of Country Inns & Suites by Carlson with the Opening of the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson in Georgetown, Kentucky, the 13th Property in the State / March 2011

Carlson Continues Expansion of Country Inns & Suites by Carlson(SM) with Opening of 10th Hotel in New York and 12th Hotel in Indiana / March 2011

Carlson Hotels Launches Partnership with Club Med®; Carlson's Loyalty Program Points Now Redeemable at All 80 All-Inclusive Club Med Resorts Worldwide and a Dual Destination Offer in Florida is Created for Travelers / March 2011

Carlson Hotels Appoints Three General Managers for Radisson and Park Plaza Hotels in Asia Pacific; Marco Seiler, Martin Fabiano and Veronique Sirault / February 2011

Carlson Hotels Launches a New Guest Loyalty Program - Club Carlson / February 2011

Winstar Yang, a Senior Concierge at the Radisson Blu Hotel Pudong Century Park in Shanghai, China, Named as Carlson Hotels 2010 Global Employee of the Year / February 2011

Carlson Hotels Appoints Sean Shannon Vice President Of Development for Canada / February 2011

Carlson Signed 87 Hotels and Achieved 12 Percent Increase in Sales in 2010 / February 2011

Carlson Opens First Park Inn Hotel in Mexico with 111-room Park Inn Saltillo / February 2011

Carlson Plans Opening of 19 Hotels in India by End of 2011 Across the Radisson®, Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM, Park Inn® and Park Plaza® Brands / January 2011

Carlson Appoints Pierre-Louis Giacotto as General Manager & Fred Khoury as Director of Sales and Marketing for New Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago, Illinois; The First Radisson Blu in the U.S. / January 2011

Carlson Appoints Javier Rosenberg, Christian Urbat, and Jean-Marc Busato to Senior-Level Executive Positions for Carlson Hotels, Americas / December, 2010

Carlson Hotels Appoints Christer Larsson as Vice President of Food & Beverage / September 2010

Carlson CEO Hubert Joly Takes Over Leadership of Carlson Hotels Worldwide, Replacing Jay Witzel; Thorsten Kirschke Named Chief Operating Officer of Carlson Hotels - Americas / July 2009
.

To search Hotel Online data base of News and Trends Go to Hotel.OnlineSearch

Home | Welcome | Hospitality News
| Industry Resources

Please contact Hotel.Online with your comments and suggestions.