Pearlman Joins Travel Leaders Network As SVP, International Leisure
Bruce Parkinson, Open Jaw
That didn’t take long. Lindsay Pearlman, who recently left his role as Co-President of Ensemble Travel Group, has already started work at Travel Leaders Network in the newly created position of Senior Vice President, International Leisure.
Pearlman’s role will be to expand leisure programs at the company’s international partners. He will report to Travel Leaders Network President Roger E. Block.
In a written statement Block said Pearlman will work with Travel Leaders Network’s international partners to expand the company’s leisure programs throughout Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. “Many of our international partner agencies have a very large leisure operation in addition to their corporate division,” Block said.
International expansion is a major focus for Travel Leaders. The company now has combined representation in more than 60 countries, offering a portfolio of corporate, MICE and leisure travel.
Pearlman spent 12 years at Ensemble, where he worked as Executive Vice President and General Manager of the retail travel group before being name Co-President along with Libby Rice.
Pearlman was also with American Express Global Travel Services for 11 years in a variety of roles. He has also served on several industry advisory boards, including at Starwood Hotels & Resorts and the Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA).
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