Insight Vacations and Luxury Gold have appointed Paula Rizos as the director of business development in Vancouver.
Rizos brings with her more than 25 years of experience in the travel and tourism industry. As an expert in the Western region, her new role will focus on developing marketing campaigns, executing sales programs, introducing new experiences as well as fostering existing and new relationships with agency partners in British Columbia, Yukon and Northwest Territories. Rizos has developed loyal relationships with travel advisors in the Western region through her past experience at Canadian Holidays, Transat Tours Canada and most recently, she has worked for a regional incoming coach tour operator, Discover Canada Tours, as the general manager.
“I am very excited to start my new chapter with such well respected brands as Insight Vacations and Luxury Gold,” shared Rizos. “As an avid and passionate traveller, I stand behind the brands’ values and impressive premium and luxury experiences, which make this role the perfect fit.
“We are absolutely thrilled to have Paula join the TTC, Insight Vacations and Luxury Gold family and look forward to seeing her impact in British Columbia and Yukon,” said Carla Brake, vice-president sales, Insight Vacations and Luxury Gold Canada. “Our loyal agents and partners have awaited Paula’s arrival, and her extensive background in sales and marketing will add significant value and seasoned strategic account management and business development experience to our team – and dedicated to our brilliant travel advisor partners in Western Canada.”
Rizos can be reached at email@example.com or via telephone at 416-322-8468 ext. 8497726.