's New Man at the Helm

Since 2011 kicked off the news has been streaming out of Travel Leaders Group, and today, April 12, is no exception. CEO Barry Liben announced today that industry veteran John Lovell, CTC, has been promoted to the position of President of, replacing Steve Tracas who is going off to explore different endeavors.

In addition to this promotion, Stephen McGillivray, CTC, and Steve Loucks, CTC, have been named to the roles of Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Communications Officer of Travel Leaders Group, respectively.

"The leadership and direction of is particularly important as we seek to further enhance our industry-leading presence," Liben said in a statement. "because of the immense talent within our management team, we are assuring our members that there's no leadership vacuum at its help. Our members have come to know and value John Lovell for his impeccable leadership in serving their needs and working steadfastly to grow their businesses. John has a strong history with members and coupled with his solid travel industry credentials and achievements, we are confident in his ability to grow John is one of those rare leaders who can hit the ground running as's new president from day one."


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