Direct Travel has hired former CWT executive Sherry Saunders as SVP of client management, leading the travel management company’s account management teams across Canada.
Saunders is now in charge of client services, retention and strategy for Canadian and global accounts in Direct Travel’s Canada East and West regions. She joins Direct Travel after more than 15 years at CWT, most recently as SVP and general manager for CWT Canada, US East and North American leisure. Prior to that, she was VP of operations at Navigant Travel, up to its acquisition by CWT.
Direct Travel has been streamlining operations between its regions in Eastern and Western Canada and last week named SVP of corporate sales and business development Ian Race to leads its sales efforts across Canada.