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Fragale has over 30 years in both travel management and the hospitality industry, most recently as the president of Protravel International.
The newly established Puerto Rico Destination Marketing Organization (Corporación para la Promoción de Puerto Rico como Destino), announced the appointment of Ed Carey as its chief sales officer.
As CSO, Carey will lead the Sales & Services team which includes both meetings/convention/incentive and leisure sales.
An industry veteran with more than 25 years of hotel sales and marketing experience, Carey most recently increased sales and occupancy rates for Island hotels and resorts, including the El Conquistador Resort and Las Casitas Village, A Waldorf Astoria Resort. Prior to his work with Puerto Rico’s hotels and resorts, he established successful sales and marketing strategies while working with the Boca Raton Resort & Club – A Waldorf Astoria Resort.
The new DMO will become the Island’s official off-Island sales and marketing organization effective July 1, 2018.
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Luxury Brand Marketing Director, Travel Leaders Group
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Job type: Full-time
The Director, Luxury Brand Marketing role is to develop strategies and plans for the luxury business as a whole and measurement of the success for each marketing initiative. Scan the luxury travel market for high-impact, high-leverage improvement and cross-functional collaboration marketing opportunities; develop and maintain distinct brand identities between Protravel and Tzell; and management of sponsorship opportunities within luxury brands to include in-office and consumer events (Food & Wine Festivals, etc.).