Johnsen Returns to Pleasant

Elizabeth Johnsen is returning to Pleasant Holidays as staff vice president, national accounts. She will be responsible for overseeing the building of partnerships and increasing revenue with key national travel agencies. Johnsen is returning to Pleasant after serving as managing director of travel industry partnerships for the Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau. Before that, she was vice president of marketing for Carlson Wagonlit Travel in Minneapolis. Johnsen's career includes seven years at Pleasant in a post similar to the one she's assuming. The industry veteran also has held management positions with Alamo Rent A Car, Princess Cruises and Walt Disney Travel Company.

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