Katy Rockett appointed to Managing Director North America

first_imgKaty Rockett appointed to Managing Director North AmericaKaty Rockett appointed to Managing Director North AmericaExodus Travels has appointed Katy Rockett to Managing Director – North America, effective immediately. With her expertise in the adventure travel industry, Rockett helped spearhead the UK’s leading adventure tour operator’s expansion into the U.S. and Canadian markets, opening Exodus’ first dedicated North American office in Toronto in 2014. In the past two years, Exodus has seen considerable growth in the U.S. and Canadian markets. Dedicated to building on its initial success in North America, Rockett and her dynamic team will further strengthen Exodus Travels’ position as a leading global adventure tour operator and travel authority.“Katy has played a vital role in launching the brand in the North American market,” said Andrew Appleyard, Vice President – Global Sales, Exodus Travels. “Her wealth of expertise and genuine spirit are essential during this next period of exponential growth for Exodus.”A key priority will continue to be developing strong relationships with travel advisors while making it easy and fun for them to share Exodus’ 600 + affordable and innovative hiking, cycling, cultural and responsible wildlife tours in more than 100 countries worldwide with their clients.During her tenure as Exodus’ Marketing Manager, North America, Rockett displayed outstanding leadership abilities, an enthusiasm and passion for marketing, promotions and adventure travel, and extensive product knowledge. In two years, she helped build a loyal customer base among consumers and agents and drove significant traffic and leads through strategic marketing initiatives. An industry veteran, Rockett first entered the travel industry as a marketing intern for Intrepid Travel. She was quickly promoted to Marketing and PR Specialist before moving to the Intrepid Group as Marketing Manager and later joining Exodus Travels in 2014.About Exodus TravelsCelebrating 43 years, leading adventure tour operator Exodus has a vast range of adventure and activity holidays across seven continents, offering places as diverse and as exhilarating as Kilimanjaro, Machu Picchu, the Ice Hotel and Antarctica. Whether it is solo travelers, couples, groups or families, Exodus offers an incredible choice of trips for all ages and activity levels. Operating in 100+ countries with 600+ tours, Exodus insists on low impact tourism and contributing to local communities.Source = Exodus Travelslast_img read more

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