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adw global meetings webcast

News, Tips and Peer to Peer Insight on Planning Programs Around the Globe
Presented by ALHI's Global Sales Specialists, ADW and Delta Air Lines, Inc.

ADW Global Meeting Webcast Part II

September 25th, 2012 at 1:00PM EST.

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HIGHLIGHTS:

America Goes Global - 80% of planners anticipate putting a program in China in the next 3 years!

View the recorded webcast to see interviews with these industry experts:

Global Meeting Cultural Expert:

Sirin Köprücü “Shirin Koepruejue”
Founder, Principal Trainer and Consultant
StrategicStraits Inc.

Sirin Köprücü is a Global Mindset® trainer and consultant with fifteen years of experience in international business. Sirin provides training and consulting services to internationally growing organizations to help them work with a global mindset in all their business endeavors and achieve sustainable economic growth. Specialties include strategic thinking in international business and marketing, intercultural communication and team building, cultural awareness in customer relationship management, and coaching for international business professionals and entrepreneurs.


Interview with Jack Lim, Regional Director of Sales & Marketing for China, Langham Hospitality

 
Jack Lim 
Regional Director of Sales & Marketing for China
Langham Hospitality

Singaporean national, Jack has over 20 years experience in China and key Asian markets and has held senior leadership positions in the travel and hospitality industries. With a deep understanding of the market garnered in sales, contracting and supplier relations, Jack's roles have included the regional director of global sales in Greater China and Taiwan for a large global hotel chain and Asia Pacific Head of hotel contracting at Gulllivers Travel Associates GTA.

Click here to listen to the FULL interview with Jack Lim on doing business in China!



Delta Air Lines, Inc. Global Travel Expert


jimmy romoJimmy Romo
General Manager, Specialty Sales
Delta Air Lines, Inc.

Jimmy is a Delta 28 year veteran and has held key positions in Field Sales and Sales Development as Account Manager – Los Angeles, Strategic Analyst for the New York/Northeast Regions, and Sales Manager Inside Sales – Northeast and Company Meetings. He has spent 8 years as General Manager – Global Agency Sales, Online Agency Sales, Agency Sales Development, and Specialty Sales. In his current role in specialty sales, he is responsible for leading the customer facing teams for Delta, AirFrance, KLM working with Nikkei Sales, Military and Government, and Sports and University Sales. He is also responsible for growing the meeting, association, and incentive business for Delta and its partner carriers. Industry affiliations include PCMA, MPI, ASAE, and Jimmy currently serves on the GBTA Sports Travel Committee. Jimmy is a graduate of The University of Texas at Arlington with a BA in Communications. Jimmy lives in Peachtree City with his wife, Brenda, and two of their three children.
 

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