Ovation Global DMC is proud to announce that Aoife Delaney, Director of Global Sales, has been elected as SITE President for 2017. Aoife’s appointment was announced at the recent SITE International Conference in New Delhi along with the appointments for the 2016 International Board of Directors. Aoife will succeed Rajeev Kohli who takes up the presidency of SITE (the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence) for 2016.
2017 will be Ovation’s 23rd year in operation and Aoife’s appointment will make her the fourth President of SITE to hail from Ovation Global DMC. In addition, Aoife will be SITE’s youngest president to date as she follows in the footsteps of Ovation’s SITE Past Presidents Padraic Gilligan, Hugo Slimbrouck and Patrick Delaney.
Commenting on her appointment Aoife said: “Having joined SITE back in 2007 I have benefitted hugely from being involved in initiatives such as the SITE Young Leaders Program and the many SITE events which take place throughout the year. The networking and education available to members across the globe is second to none and I look forward to being heavily involved as a board member in 2016 and as SITE President in 2017.”
Founded in 1973, SITE is the only global organisation dedicated to strengthening and supporting the incentive travel industry. By providing exceptional opportunities for professional development, certification and business connections, SITE has grown to over 2,000 members in 90 countries with 29 local and regional chapters.