Carlson Wagonlit Travel has appointed David Falter as president of RoomIt, the company’s hotel distribution division.
He will take up the role with the global travel management company on December 18th.
Based in RoomIt’s Chicago office, he will report to Kurt Ekert, president of Carlson Wagonlit Travel.
Scott Brennan, who led the launch phase of the business, will become chief growth officer of RoomIt.
Falter can be a six-time chief executive who has successfully led companies ranging by $25 million to more than $1 billion across numerous industries – including electronic travel distribution, business services, systems integration as well as software development, as well as cloud-based storage.
Most recently, he was president of Antenna International as well as managing partner of Acorn Growth Partners.
Falter can be also a non-executive director at BizPay.
“Dave brings a wealth of business acumen as well as experience to the team, as well as I am delighted to welcome him to Carlson Wagonlit Travel,” said Ekert.
“He carries a terrific track record of leading growth, as well as with his technology as well as travel sector background, I am confident he will accelerate RoomIt’s performance, while Scott will focus wholly on executing our growth plans.”