TIM BURKE AND FERNANDO CARRANZA JOIN WORLDHOTELS
Tim Burke (right) and Fernando Carranza (left) have been announced as WorldHotels’ new Global Director, Travel Industry Partnerships and new Regional Director Of Sales.
WorldHotels is a global sales, marketing and distribution company, with more than 350 independent upscale and luxury hotels in 50 countries.
Geoff Andrew, CEO of WorldHotels, said: “We are very excited to welcome Tim and Fernando in our group. With their extensive background and their longstanding history with global hotel chains, they will help us to drive business and to grow our footprint. Their long-time connections in the industry will open doors for WorldHotels in the U.S.“
Tim Burke joins WorldHotels in the capacity of Global Director, Travel Industry Partnerships, based in Dallas. Burke was employed by Hilton Hotels for 22 years, and in that time, has held positions such as National Account Executive, Director of Marketing and most recently Director for Worldwide Travel Industry Relations. Prior, he worked for Le Meridien Hotel in New Orleans.
WorldHotels’ new Regional Director of Sales, Fernando Carranza, is based in Los Angeles Fernando Carranza is a Sales and Marketing professional with more than 15 years’ experience as Director of Global Sales for Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. His previous experience includes four years with Hilton Hotels as Director of Global National Corporate Accounts.
Both Tim Burke and Fernando Carranza will report directly to Alicia Dill, Senior Vice President of the Americas for WoldHotels.