CityPass has announced that Brian Gallagher recently joined the company as business intelligence and financial analyst. A graduate of the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., Gallagher was an associate at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Investment Banking in San Francisco before joining CityPass, which was co-founded by his father, Mike Gallagher, who is also co-chairman of the company.
After nearly 20 years on the job, Phil Hannes is leaving his post as director of tourism development for the Anaheim CVB. He told INBOUND that he is making the move because his wife, Marilyn, who is vice president of global sales, Seaworld Parks and Entertainment in San Diego, is being transferred by the company to its Orlando operation. Prior to his tenure with the CVB, Hannes held sales positions at the Holiday Inn Buena Park and the Doubletree Club Hotel in Santa Ana.
TUI Group joint CEO Peter Long has been named by Royal Mail, the 450-year-old postal service system (it also has an international logistics company) in the UK as its new chairman. Long will join its board as a non-executive director and chairman designate on June 18, and will stand for election at its annual general meeting on July 23. He’ll then replace current chairman, Donald Brydon, who plans to step down this year. Long has already announced that he will step down as co-chief executive of TUI in Febrary 2016.