TAG, a travel and event management company, announced the appointment of Ruth Hilton to Head of Commercial UK.
Ruth Hilton joined TAG in November 2018 as a consultant heading up Private Travel, TAG’s leisure division. Hilton will now also oversee the UK’s Supplier Relations, Fares Desk, Corporate Sales and Marketing teams, managing all supplier relationships, corporate new business and marketing activities.
Ruth Hilton, Head of Commercial UK, says: “I am thrilled to take on this role and be part of TAG’s continued growth. The company has so many opportunities ahead and a tremendous talent group of individuals to help us to get there. I look forward to working closely with Jodie and the UK management team to further expand TAG’s long-lasting partnerships with airlines, ground suppliers and tourist boards, as well as drive new business for Corporate and oversee TAG’s brand. The future is bright and I’m fortunate to be a part of it.”
Jodie Edwards-Locke, Managing Director UK, adds: “Since joining TAG, it was clear that Ruth’s experience and knowledge were going to be an asset to the team. Ruth has done an outstanding job restructuring Private Travel, and I was confident she was the right person to take on this challenging new role at TAG. She has been a key part of our success, and I’m thrilled to promote her into this important position.”
Hilton will continue to be based in Manchester and report to Jodie Edwards-Locke, TAG’s Managing Director UK.