Travel management platform CWT has appointed Michelle McKinney Frymire as CEO, with incumbent Kurt Ekert stepping down to take on the role of senior advisor to the company.
Frymire joined CWT in 2019 and has over 20 years’ travel industry experience including leadership roles as the CFO at Starwood Vacation Ownership and Delta Technology, as well as Continental Airlines and Delta Air Lines.
“I am delighted to welcome Michelle to the role of leading our company into the next phase of our development, building on the successes of recent years, and continuing to push us into achieving our true potential,” said Rick Gage, Chair of CWT’s parent company CTII Holdings.
“Michelle’s leadership skills will be key to our future accomplishments and continued development. As a natural development in our succession planning, I am also pleased that Kurt will remain an advisor to CWT, and I thank him for his leadership and impact.”