08 Jan TL Network Canada Taps Top Talent
Canadian Team Adds New Business Solutions Manager, Eastern Canada
TORONTO, ON (Jan 8, 2020) – Today, TL Network Canada (TLNetwork.ca) – one of the travel industry’s largest travel agency organizations – announced that Melissa Wheaton has joined the company as Business Solutions Manager, Eastern Canada. In this new position, Wheaton will work closely with the company’s leadership team to establish new relationships, cultivate partnerships and expand the network in the region.
We are very fortunate that we were able to find someone of Melissa’s caliber to fulfill this role and propel us towards further growth.
– TL Network Vice President Christine James
Wheaton comes to TL Network Canada from Rocky Mountaineer where she served as Regional Business Development Manager. Previously, Wheaton spent more than 10 years with WestJet and WestJet Vacations overseeing the development and execution of sales, marketing, promotional and incentive plans for key strategic partners.
“I am fortunate to have had TL Network Canada as one of my key accounts in my previous job,” Wheaton said. “The team in Canada is so well respected and being part of an evolving company that prides itself on quality service aligns perfectly with my career goals. I am confident that I will be able to leverage past industry experience and strong relationships with Canada’s top suppliers to bring new opportunities to the company.”
Wheaton joined the TL Network Canada team in December and reports directly to Christine James, Vice President, TL Network Canada.
“Melissa’s knowledge and past involvement with TL Network, along with her extensive experience and industry knowledge in all areas of travel, including leisure and business travel as well as vacation packages, makes her a valuable addition to the TL Network Canada family,” said James. “We view her appointment as a sign of our commitment to being an industry leader, and we are very fortunate that we were able to find someone of Melissa’s caliber to fulfill this role and propel us towards further growth.”
Wheaton is based in the Toronto area and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-800-940-2122 ext 3537 / 519-421-5927.
About TL Network Canada
TL Network Canada assists millions of leisure and business travelers, annually, and is one of the largest sellers of luxury travel, cruises, river cruises and tours in the travel agency industry. TL Network represents approximately 5,700 travel agency locations in Canada and the United States. TL Network’s award-winning Agent Profiler agent locator, marketing, technology, supplier partnerships and educational programs are designed around our travel advisors’ commitment to our vacation and business travel clients in providing a progressive approach toward each unique travel experience. TL Network Canada is a wholly-owned subsidiary of US-based Travel Leaders Network, LLC, which is a Travel Leaders Group LLC company.