Ctp Names Evans CEO

Jim Evans was named the first CEO of the Corporation for Travel Promotion By: Emily McManus

Jim Evans was named the first CEO of the Corporation for Travel Promotion (CTP), where he will be responsible for leading the company’s efforts to promote the U.S. as a travel destination and strengthen the country’s tourism industry.

Evans has previously served as the president and CEO of Best Western International and the senior vice president of marketing for Hyatt Hotels.

“Promoting tourism is an important part of President Obama’s National Export Initiative and the overall U.S. economy, and we are fortunate to have Jim’s leadership in growing this industry,” said U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke.
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