' Doran has joined Landry & Kling, Meetings at Sea in Miami as vp sales & marketing. He most recently served as vp worldwide sales for Preferred Hotels & Resorts in Chicago, responsible for global sales and marketing activities, including incentive, group and international distribution. Earlier positions include president of Synergi Global Travel in Paris, head of international markets for Thomas Cook in London, vp international development for Woodside Travel Management in Boston and manager of industry relations for ASTA in Washington, DC.
'J.J. and I started our careers together at Holland America Line in thelate '70s, where he worked as a market analyst,' says L&K president and ceo Joyce Landry. 'Over the years, he established himself in senior level sales and marketing positions and, among other things, adds a great deal of international experience to our management team. It's great to be working together again after nearly 25 years.'