New York, NY (PRWEB) August 24, 2009
Hudson Crossing, an advisory firm devoted to helping business owners raise the financial performance of their travel, tourism and hospitality assets, announced the appointment of Mike McCormick to lead the National Business Travel Association.
"I'm proud of the business and team we've built at Hudson Crossing and leave with the organization well positioned for the future," said Mike McCormick.
"Hudson Crossing is building a strong business even through these difficult economic conditions and continues to add new clients," said Tom Christopoul, Hudson Crossing Chairman. "The Hudson Crossing team, along with Tom Botts' strong industry leadership and experience will continue to create new opportunities and to deliver results for our clients."
Prior to helping found Hudson Crossing, Tom spent nearly 20 years in the travel industry. He was most recently Vice President - Global Travel Industry Sales and Strategy with Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide. In this role, Tom led a sales and marketing team responsible for $2B in revenue generation across multiple distribution channels. Prior to joining Starwood, Tom was responsible for the air product at Hotwire.com, now a subsidiary of Expedia where, during his tenure, Hotwire.com's annual revenues grew to over $100M. Tom began his career with Delta Air Lines where he held roles of increasing responsibility in customer service, technology, revenue management and e-commerce.
"Mike's roots are in the corporate travel world and his passion is for working on the issues facing the travel industry which makes this role a perfect fit," said Tom Botts. "We are excited for Mike and look forward continuing to grow our business."
About Hudson Crossing
Hudson Crossing is a strategic advisory firm devoted to helping business owners improve the financial performance of their travel, tourism and hospitality assets. Through the execution of bold ideas, Hudson Crossing's team of experienced industry executives bridges the gap between plan and performance, helping companies achieve important growth metrics through business assessment, course correction and translating strategy into outcome. More information can be found at http://www.hudsoncrossing.com.
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