Simon McKearney and Rochelle Kilmartin assume new positions at Flight Centre
Flight Centre has made four new appointments, that managing director Chris Grieve says is reflective of the strategic plans ahead for Flight Centre.
Simon McKearney has been appointed as general manager corporate; Rochelle Kilmartin as systems leader corporate; Sean Berenson, general manager product, and Danny Bodger, brand leader specialists.
McKearney will be responsible for developing strategic direction for Flight Centre’s corporate brands and leading the corporate business including FCm Travel Solutions, Corporate Traveller, cievents and Stage and Screen.
Having previously led the corporate team as general manager for three years before taking on his most recent position as general manager product, McKearney brings experience to the role.
Kilmartin will be behind technological advances within the corporate business.
Kilmartin brings a range of experience and expertise to her role having been with Flight Centre for over five years and working in a leadership position for FCm Travel Solutions for the past two years.
Berenson will lead Flight Centre’s product division, which encompasses all the company’s supplier relationships, product delivery and contracting division, as well as wholesale business Infinity Holidays and foreign exchange retail business, Travel Money.
Berenson has been with the Flight Travel Group for over 10 years, most recently in a leadership position as
GSA leader NZ and nation leader specialist brands.
Bodger will be responsible for developing strategic initiatives and helping drive the direction of Cruiseabout and Student Flights.
Bodger has been with Flight Centre for over eight years and has been working in a leadership position with Flight Centre specialist brands for the past year.