Roomit by CWT, the hotel distribution division of Carlson Wagonlit Travel, has appointed Jack Staehler as its new chief technology officer.
Staehler will be based at Roomit’s Chicago headquarters and will join both CWT’s Product & Technology and Roomit’s leadership teams. He has held a number of senior technology roles, including VP positions at Cendant Travel, Orbitz and Sears Holdings. Most recently, he led digital product and software development at marketing and business communication specialist RR Donnelly.
David Falter, president of Roomit, said: “Jack has a wealth of experience in travel, retail and marketing – and a proven track record of successfully delivering multi million-dollar initiatives. He joins us at an exciting time, as we execute our strategy to become the global leader in hotel bookings for business travellers.”