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Thermae Sylla Spa Announces New General Director

The Thermae Sylla Spa Wellness Hotel, has appointed Costas Papachristophorou, a known and experienced executive in the Greek hotel industry, as the hotel’s new general director.
Greek National Tourism Organization, Athens

New GNTO Board of Directors Announced

The new Board of Directors of the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) was announced today, 14 January 2013.

Virgin Atlantic Appoints New Chief Executive

Virgin Atlantic has appointed Craig Kreeger as its new chief executive. He will assume the role on 1 February 2013.
Simon McNamara

ERA Announces New Director General

The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) has announced that Simon McNamara has undertaken the position of the association’s new Director General as of 1 January 2013.
New GNTO Secretary General Panos Livadas.

New GNTO Secretary General Appointed

The new Secretary General of the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) is Panos Livadas, political scientist and communications specialist. Mr. Livadas’ appointment follows the resignation of Nikos Karachalios from the GNTO as secretary general.
New Head of Marketing at Lufthansa Passenger Airlines Alexander Schlaubitz.

New Marketing Head Of Lufthansa Comes From Facebook

Alexander Schlaubitz (47) is to take up the role of Head of Marketing at Lufthansa Passenger Airlines in Frankfurt on 7 January 2013, it was recently announced. In this position, he will be responsible for the airlines’ entire marketing activities.

ETC Gets New Vice President

The director general of the Cyprus Tourism Organization, Marios Hannides, has been elected vice president on the European Travel Commission’s Board of Directors for the period 2012-2013.

Star Alliance CEB Gets New Chairman

Calin Rovinescu, President and Chief Executive Officer of Air Canada, has been elected as the new Chairman of the Star Alliance Chief Executive Board (CEB). He succeeds Rob Fyfe, CEO Air New Zealand, who held the post for the last two years.

Travelport Appoints New VP And Managing Director For Western Europe

Travelport, the business services provider to the global travel industry, on Monday, 5 November, announced the appointment of Damiano Sabatino as Vice President & Managing Director for Western Europe.

MidEast Travel Appoints New General Manager

Nikos Bolias has taken over the position of general manager at MidEast Travel Group as of 15 October 2012.

Travelplanet24 Welcomes New Product Manager

Online travel agency Travelplanet24 recently welcomed Konstantinos Koukoumtzis as the agency's new Product Manager for flights.

GR.EC.A Announces Board Of Directors

The Greek e-Commerce Association (GR.EC.A) has announced its new Board of Directors:

PETAGA Elects New Board of Directors

Yiorgos Maroutsos has been elected president of the Greek Union of Air Travel Agencies (PETAGA).

Greek Tourism Sector Says Goodbye To “Rita”

Margarita Zambeli (right), known as "Rita" to Greek tourism professionals, retired last month after 39 years in public relations for Goldair Group of companies.

Lufthansa Announces New General Manager For Greece

Lufthansa last month appointed Harro-Julius Petersen (center) as the airline's new general manager for Greece and Cyprus.

SEEN Elects New Board of Directors

Michalis Sakellis has been elected president of the Greek Shipowners Association For Passenger Ships (SEEN), following the resignation of Apostolos Ventouris last week.

GNTO Announces New Board Of Directors

Tourism Minister Olga Kefalogianni approved and announced the Greek National Tourism Organization’s (GNTO) new Board of Directors on Thursday 30 August, which is comprised by five lawyers, one political analyst, one doctor, one dentist and one hotelier.

New Secretary General of Tourism Appointed

Anastasios Liaskos is the new secretary general of tourism. He was born in Athens in 1957 and is an economist and business development consultant by profession.

TUI Hellas Appoints New Managing Director

TUI Hellas announced last month the strengthening of its management team with the appointment of Michael Mavropoulos as its new managing director.

Greek Coalition Government Formed, Tourism Unsteady

New Democracy head Antonis Samaras was sworn in as Greece's prime minister last month (20 June) in a three-party coalition government following Greece’s second round of national elections on 17 June.