Outrigger announces three seasoned global account managers serving North America
RELEASE NUMBER 47/15
HONOLULU, HAWAII – Outrigger is pleased to have three seasoned professionals serving as North American global account managers responsible for driving business to Outrigger’s global portfolio from within their respective geographies.
Alani Liu is based in Northern California and covers the Oregon, Washington and Nevada territories; she has been representing Outrigger for 18 years. Prior to Outrigger, she worked at Village Resorts and Classic Vacations, both based in Northern California.
Liu keeps abreast and involved in the industry and has served in several capacities with San Jose PATA, San Jose and also Monterey Travel Professionals and Northern California Hawaii Ohana.
Cindy Cunningham is based in Chicago and covers the Midwest, Northeast, Southeast, Colorado and Nebraska territories; she opened the first Midwest-based Outrigger Hotels and Resorts sales office over 25 years ago. While attending college Cunningham began her career in the travel industry working part-time for United Airlines at O’Hare International Airport. Upon graduation she worked as a sales representative for MTI Vacations, a former tour operator based in Oak Brook, Illinois.
Cunningham holds a bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University. Fully committed to the hospitality industry, she has served on the board of directors for Midwest ASTA and Midwest Ohana. She remains an active member with both organizations.
Geraldine “Geri” Harvey is home-based in Southern California. Her territory covers Arizona, New Mexico and Texas, as well as Southern California. Harvey has worked in the airline, hotel and wholesale side of the travel industry for the last 25 years. Her well-rounded experience includes hospitality sales with resort collections such as Le Meridien Hotels in Tahiti, Hotel Bauer Italy, Leading Hotels (LHW), Occidental Resorts Worldwide and League Marketing portfolio of luxury hotels in Asia, Africa and The Americas. Prior to hospitality, she was employed with Hawaiian Airlines in sales and marketing, Maritz Travel as a tour director throughout Hawai‘i, and Carlson Wagonlit Travel.
Harvey holds a bachelor’s in business administration from the University of California, Los Angeles. She is a member of Ka Ohana, Los Angeles and Orange County PROST and her local chambers.