Alex Sharpe has been promoted to the position of Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Signature Travel Network while Karen Yeates has been promoted Executive Vice President, Information Technologies.
Michelle Morgan, President of Signature Travel commented: “Alex and Karen’s contribution is evidenced by Signature’s advancements and growth over the past several years, and they will continue to play pivotal roles in the future development of the consortia."
Sharpe’s responsibilities include member services, member recruitment, training, marketing, and preferred cruise and tour supplier relations. He joined Signature in 2010
Yeates’ responsibilities include overseeing all technology and digital services, including mobile ready content, destination apps and a social media blogging site.
Sharpe and Yeates and will report to Morgan as will Executive Vice President Ignacio Maza.
Signature Travel Network is a member-owned, travel cooperative, headquartered in Marina del Rey, California, with a regional office in New York City.
The network includes 214 member agencies with 414 retail locations throughout USA and Canada. Collectively, Signature members generate over $5 billion in annual travel sales.