HSMAI Region Europe is proud to announce the new chair of the Customer & Distribution Advisory Board. Monique Jaspers-Wijn, Global Head of Digital Media at Travelport takes on the role with immediate effect, replacing outgoing chair Nina NieminenThe aim of the advisory board is to change the way of thinking, and approach to distribution. As chair, Monique will be the driving force, aiming to initiate a paradigm shift throughout the industry. While there has been a multitude of changes in this field over the years, the future is sure to present many more changes, even a revolution. It's critical to be prepared for these changes, and that is why the appointment of Monique is pivotal to the future of this HSMAI advisory board.
HSMAI would like to express thanks to Nina Nieminen, Director of Revenue Management and Distribution for SOK Travel and Hospitality Industry Chain Management (Sokos Hotels), as the former chair of this advisory board. As the previous chair of this Advisory Board Nina has been very active with HSMAI as a speaker at our events and has always been sharing her competence with HSMAIs members
31 August 2018 — Marriott Hotels' Michael Simon recently stepped down as chair of HSMAI Region Europe's Sales Executive Advisory Board, passing the baton to Anant Vithlani, Vice President Sales in Nordic Choice Hotels, who is convinced that HSMAI has a lot to contribute in these times of technological development.