Long-haul specialist Blue Bay Travel has appointed Sunny Gill as Trade Support Team Leader to replace Tasha Smith.
He will start on 27 June, managing the aftersales queries and support team for members of The Midcounties Co-operative’s Travel division, Your Co-op Travel, Co-op Travel Consortium and The Personal Travel Agents.
He will also work to grow accommodation-only business, Blue Bay Hotels. The operator said maximising sales through travel agents is ‘a priority growth area’.
Sunny joins Blue Bay from The Midcounties Co-operative, where he is currently an online Virtual Branch Manager for Your Co-op Travel, managing a team of employed, Personal Travel Advisors.
Before Midcounties, he was a store manager for Kuoni in Birmingham, and manager of two Virgin Holidays branches, one in the Midlands and the other in Hertfordshire.