Key Additions to Sales Team Broadens National Coverage
|Quincy, MA - Jan 25, 2006
- Passkey, the worldwide leader in online group reservations, today announced
the addition of Rodd Herron as vice president of business development,
and Courtney Marsh and David Leitner as regional directors of business
development to its U.S. sales team. With over 40 years of combined industry
experience, Herron, Marsh and Leitner will be fundamental to the company's
rapid growth, and further establish Passkey as the industry standard for
online group reservations.
"Rodd, Courtney and David all
bring an in-depth knowledge of the industry and understand our customers'
needs very well when it comes to increasing their group business, and gaining
a competitive edge with Passkey," said Paul Rantilla, senior vice president
of global sales for Passkey. "Their extensive client relationship skills
and hospitality experience are exceptional and will contribute significantly
to Passkey's growth."
About Passkey (www.passkey.com):
Passkey is the worldwide leader in online group reservations management. The Boston-based technology provider empowers event attendees, planners and providers with a powerful web-based onDemand solution that lets them manage their group reservations on the web with 24/7 access to critical event information and real-time reports.
The Passkey-enabledSM global network consists of over 85% of major U.S. Convention and Visitors Bureaus (CVBs), as well as thousands of hotels, trade associations, corporate meeting planners, and meeting management companies. Passkey investors include: Lazard Technology Partners; Sabre (NYSE: TSG) (www.sabre.com); Galileo (NYSE: GLC) (www.galileo.com); Worldspan (www.worldspan.com); TravelCLICK (www.travelclick.net) and DRV Investments, LLC.
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