NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apple Leisure Group, a leading integrated travel company, today announced that Lynn Torrent will join the company as Executive Vice President and President of Distribution.
In this role, Ms. Torrent will report to John Hutchinson, President of Apple Leisure Group, and will be responsible for all aspects of Apple Leisure Group’s tour and destination management businesses, in addition to having corporate oversight over Human Resources and IT Product Development.
Ms. Torrent’s most recent position was Executive Vice President, Commercial Operations at Carnival Cruise Lines, where she led a team of over 2,000, and was responsible for all sales activities, ship deployment, revenue management, and guest services. She previously served as President of Costa Cruise Lines, North and Central America markets.
Ms. Torrent received her BS degree in Accounting, magna cum laude, from Long Island University and her MBA degree from Florida Atlantic University.
Ms. Torrent will begin in her new role immediately.
About Apple Leisure Group
Apple Leisure Group® is a leading hospitality company in the North American travel industry. Its vertically integrated business model and robust infrastructure leverages the expertise of six innovative subsidiaries to deliver exceptional value to savvy travelers and strong resort performance to owners. ALG’s award-winning subsidiaries include: AMResorts®, provider of hotel management services under six luxury resort brands; Apple Vacations®, a tour operator primarily for destinations in Mexico and the Dominican Republic; Travel Impressions®, a prominent U.S. wholesaler possessing an extensive global portfolio; CheapCaribbean.com®, a popular online travel agency specializing in luxury vacation packages and resort accommodations in Mexico and the Caribbean; Amstar DMC, a destination management company offering premium airport transfers, tours and excursions; and Unlimited Vacation Club®, AMResorts’ popular guest loyalty program for discerning travelers who expect the very best in a vacation experience. For more information on Apple Leisure Group®, visit www.appleleisuregroup.com.