Gullivers Travel Associates brand Travel Bound has appointed four new business development managers who will report to Tom Buchberger, Director of Business Development for Travel Bound, which sells exclusively to travel agents. Jane Golonka will cover New York City and surrounding areas, and Debbie Spatola will manage the Mid-Atlantic region. Jennifer Zammit will handle eastern Canada and Tamara Mallin, western Canada.
Jane Golonka – NYC area
During her 25 years in the travel industry, Golonka has worked for Delta Air Lines, Trafalgar and Rail Europe. In additino to New York City, surrounding areas under her management include Long Island, Westchester County, Rockland County and northern New Jersey.
Debbie Spatola – Mid-Atlantic
Based in Washington, D.C., Spotal will run D.C., Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. In her 18 years in the industry, her work has included Uniglobe, CarlsonWagonlit Travel – Carlson Travel Franchise Group, Travelport and Carey International.
Jennifer Zammit – Eastern Canada
Zammit has 11 years in the industry, including positions at Thomas Cook Canada, Navigant International Canada and as a travel agent at Carlson Wagonlit Travelscope. She is responsible for the provinces of Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Labrador.
Tamara Mallin – Western Canada
Covering British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Yukon Territory and Northwest Territory, Mallin has spent 16 years in the travel industry. Her experience as a travel agent and in sales includes MyTravel Canada, Insight Vacations, Alio and eWaterways.
“Jane, Debbie, Jennifer and Tamara bring us a wealth of experience in the travel business and in-depth knowledge of their territories, as well,” said Buchberger. “The positions in Canada are newly-created to service our rapidly expanding business there. This brings the total number of Travel Bound business development managers to 14, locally based to provide in-house training and support to our travel agent partners.”
For more information, call 1-800-808-9541 to speak with a travel specialist or visit www.booktravelbound.com.