New board director for Worldspan

Agency's newest board member brings more than 30 years experience and will expand its specialised association service.

(From left) Jennifer Jenkins, director; Jason Wilcock, chairman; Sophie Morris, managing director
(From left) Jennifer Jenkins, director; Jason Wilcock, chairman; Sophie Morris, managing director

Jennifer Jenkins has joined the board of directors of Worldspan plc.

Her role will be to support growth across all business segments including creative, digital, events and production, with a specific focus on expanding the agency's specialised association services.

Jenkins has recently served as chair of the industry’s trade association, Event & Visual Communications Association (EVCOM).

Jenkins said: "I am thrilled to be joining such an exciting, dynamic business that I have long admired for its total commitment to both client and team success. Worldspan's association management & PCO team have built a strong pedigree in the association market, and I am looking forward to creating growth and new opportunities".

Jason Wilcock, chairman at Worldspan, said: "Adding Jennifer's experience to the Worldspan team is incredibly exciting and is key to our plans for future expansion, particularly as we move towards celebrating our milestone 50th year in business in 2022."

Wilcock continued: "[Jennifer] has always impressed us with her vision, advocacy and commitment to our industry, as well as championing the career development opportunities that the industry holds, particularly for new starters in the industry."

Jenkins brings more than thirty years of industry experience to the new role.

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