Avis Budget Group recently announced that Kaye Ceille has been appointed senior vice president of worldwide travel partnership sales. Ceille, who leads the company's efforts to drive growth in domestic travel-related distribution, now also assumes responsibility for expanding Avis Budget Group's portfolio of international travel and partnerships clients.
"Under Kaye's leadership Avis Budget Group has effectively implemented a dual-brand strategy expanding the company's offerings to domestic online travel agencies, hotel, airline and association partners," said Bob Salerno, president and chief operating officer of Avis Budget Group. "With Kaye's knowledge and experience we will continue to extend our domestic reach while now also increasing our share globally."
Ceille began her industry career in 1996 as a sales manager for Budget Rent A Car and was later promoted to director of national accounts and director of sales. In 2003, Ceille joined Avis Budget Group as vice president of travel industry relations where she was subsequently promoted to vice president of global travel and partnerships and, most recently, senior vice president of global travel and partnerships.