MISSISSAUGA, ON — Huntington Travel Services (HTS), one of Canada’s leading travel consolidators and tour operators, has named veteran travel executive Craig Kijek its new President.
“We look forward to having Craig join the team, and bring with him his wealth of industry knowledge as we enter a new wave of growth in the Canadian marketplace,” said Kiran Budhdev, CEO of Huntington Travel.
“We are at heart a family business, and it is with much excitement that we welcome Craig to the Huntington family.”
He added that since its inception, Huntington Travel has become one of Canada’s most successful consolidators and tour operators and Kijek will become instrumental in taking Huntington Travel Services to the next level of success in the dynamic travel industry.
“I am excited to join the Huntington and look forward to continue building a world-class travel consolidator and tour operator right here in Canada,” adds Kijek.
He holds a degree from the University of Ottawa and attended business school in France. He started his career with French airline UTA, and then joined CP Air in Canada. In 1991, Kijek began working in the B2B travel industry, progressing to the role of Director General at Intair. More recently, he served as the Sr. Vice President Independent Travel at TravelBrands.