News for the Hospitality Executive
Marion Hughes, Nancy Little and Duane Overgaard
Elected to HEDNA's Board of Directors
|PHOENIX, ARIZONA, December 5, 2007 - HEDNA, the Hotel
Electronic Distribution Network Association, is announcing three newly
elected members to the Association's Board of Directors. The new Board
Members were welcomed at HEDNA's December Conference in Phoenix.
The new Board Members are Marion Hughes, vice president, interactive
services, Open Hospitality; Nancy Little, manager, GDS and third
party distribution product management, InterContinental Hotels Group; and
Duane Overgaard, principal account director, hotel distribution
and services, Sabre Travel Network.
Hughes is a seasoned professional in hospitality and travel marketing with more than 20 years in the business. She is a frequent speaker at travel industry events and has attended almost every HEDNA conference since 1998. Her position at Open Hospitality has given her a solid understanding of e-distribution.
Little has extensive experience in the travel industry. Known for her
acumen with technical systems,at Inter-Continental Hotels Group, she is
considered a subject matter expert on all aspects of GDS. Little
is currently co-chair of HEDNA's Tour Working Group.
The Hotel Electronic Distribution Network Association (HEDNA) is a not-for-profit trade association whose worldwide membership includes executives and managers from over 200 of the most influential companies in the hotel distribution industry. Founded in 1991, all of HEDNA's activities are intended to stimulate the booking of hotel rooms through the use of GDS, the Internet and other electronic means. HEDNA brings all segments of the hotel industry together to evolve systems and services into electronic distribution that is easy and efficient. Additional information on HEDNA is available by calling +1 202-204-8400 or by visiting www.hedna.org.
|Also See:||The Hotel Electronic Distribution Industry Embarking on a New Stage of Its Evolution; Rapid Pace of Tech Trends Reshaping How Hotel Rooms are Booked / May 2007|