Classic Vacations, a top luxury travel wholesaler in Hawaii and beyond, recently announced that they have hired Melissa Krueger as regional director of sales, and Susan Creighton as business development manager – Orange County/Inland Empire LA.
Krueger’s career in the travel industry has spanned nearly twenty years; the majority of which was with Travel Impressions. In her most recent position as senior director of sales for Travel Impressions and American Express Vacations, Krueger managed the central and western regions. She comes to Classic with a deep understanding of the wholesale and agency channels and is well positioned to help accelerate future sales growth at the company.
Classic is also pleased to welcome Creighton to the team. Creighton joined Travel Impressions as a reservations agent in 1998. In 2005, she was promoted to business development manager for Southern California and four other western states. Susan is well connected in this territory with solid relationships that will drive it to the next level.
“I am delighted to welcome both Melissa and Susan to Classic,” said Dave Ferran, head of sales at Classic Vacations, in a written release. “Their relationships and experience will add tremendous value to our national sales team.”