Pat Rochon To Head Canadian Sales For World Expeditions

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Pat Rochon

Nathalie Gauthier, North American manager for World Expeditions, has announced the appointment of Pat Rochon to the newly-created position of Sales Manager, Canada.

 

In the role, Rochon will be responsible for the brand-building and development of the World Expeditions portfolio of brands within the Canadian retail travel community. He will specifically target agencies and agents with an established adventure travel clientele and those who wish to actively pursue the sector.

 

Rochon brings extensive experience in the adventure and active travel sectors including management roles at G Adventures, Adventure Centre and Vision Travel. Having visited nearly 150 countries and every continent, Rochon has earned a reputation as an expert in off-the-beaten-path travel.

 

World Expeditions offers a combined total of over 1,000 itineraries. The company is now comprised of 9 brands including umbrella company  WorldExpeditions,founded in 1975 and now featuring over 500 trekking, walking, cycling and cultural tours on all continents. Other brands include Utracks; Sherpa Expeditions; Great Canadian Trails; Australian Walking Holidays; Tasmanian Expeditions; World Youth Adventures; Huma Charity Challenge and Yomads.

 

Rochon is based in Ottawa and can be reached at pat@worldexpeditions.com or 800-567-2216.





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