Tauck Expands Brand into the UK: The venerable upscale tour and cruise specialist Tauck, which is based in Connecticut, has produced its first North America brochure with prices listed in British pounds, as part of its move into the UK market. The 90-year-old company initially launched its European River Cruising and Tauck Collection brochures with pound sterling prices last year. Tauck has now followed up with the unveiling of its first US and Canada brochure in UK prices. Tauck has also opened a reservations center in London and hired a travel trade team.
Intrepid Travel has appointed Daniel Pawlyn to the newly-created role of head of business development as it looks to increase its presence in the trade. Pawlyn, who has been at the adventure tour operator for 10 years, was most recently in the head of new business.
SuperBreak has appointed Sue Jarvis as its new finance director. She will oversee a team of 10 at its offices in York where she will be responsible for the operator’s finance function. She joins having spent a year at Barrhead Travel, where she was commercial finance director, having previously spent 11 years at Hays Travel where she held a number of roles including group financial controller and director of subsidiaries.