PATA Appoints Ferguson
has appointed Mr. James M. Ferguson as PATA Director-North America,
effective August 1. Mr. Ferguson’s travel industry experience
includes sales and marketing tenures with Korean Air and China Southern
Airlines, and as Director, North America, Tahiti Tourist Board.
PATA President and CEO, Mr. Peter de Jong, said: "Mr. Ferguson
comes to PATA with vast experience in the tourism industry through
former roles with international airlines, a national tourist office,
tour operators, retail and wholesale operations. Importantly, Jim
has a clear understanding of the importance of the chapters in North
America having served in various chapter capacities for more than
two decades.” Mr. Ferguson will be based at PATA Americas
Division office in Oakland, California. Tel: (1-510) 625-2055. Fax:
(1-510) 625-2044. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.