CWT’s RoomIt appoints Jack Staehler as Chief Technology Officer
RoomIt by CWTÒ, the hotel distribution division of Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the leading global travel management company, has appointed Jack Staehler as its new Chief Technology Officer. Staehler will be based in RoomIt’s Chicago headquarters and join both CWT’s Product & Technology and RoomIt leadership teams.
“Jack has a wealth of experience in travel, retail, and marketing – and a proven record of successfully delivering multimillion-dollar initiatives,” said David Falter, President of RoomIt. “He joins us at an exciting time, as we execute our strategy to become the global leader in hotel booking for business travelers.”
Jack has held a number of VP technology roles with Cendant Travel, Orbitz and Sears Holdings, and most recently with RR Donnelly, a global provider of marketing and business communication solutions and services, where he has been leading digital product & software development, investment strategy and process management. Jack holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the University of Wisconsin.
RoomIt by CWT is a division of Carlson Wagonlit Travel, a long-standing leader in business travel. RoomIt provides travelers with the rooms, rates, amenities, and loyalty programs they want while helping organizations control their budget and improve travel oversight.
Companies and governments rely on us to keep their people connected. We provide their travelers with a consumer-grade travel experience, combining innovative technology with our vast experience. Every day, we look after enough travelers to fill more than 260 Boeing 787s and 100,000 hotel rooms – and handle 105 events. We operate in around 150 countries, and in 2017 posted a total transaction volume of more than US$ 23 billion.