Meon Valley Travel has appointed Julian Munsey as the companies new Sales Director to drive strategic business growth in 2021 and beyond.
Julian Munsey, a twenty-plus year veteran of the travel management industry, joins from Reed & Mackay where he held the position of Senior Manager, Strategy & Consulting. Prior to this and the acquisition of Hillgate Travel, Munsey was part of Hillgate’s Senior Management Team and the companies Head of Sales.
James Beagrie, Meon Valley Travel’s Founder & Managing Director commented “We are extremely excited to welcome Julian to the Meon Valley Travel family. Julian has an exceptional track record in both Sales and Account Management and will join our Board to further develop these respective functions and to drive both business retention and growth.”
Beagrie further commented “With the roll-out of the Covid vaccine now progressing, one hopes that we can now start to see the light at the end of the tunnel with respect of the Covid-19 pandemic. We see 2021 as a seminal year for Meon Valley Travel and believe that there is a fantastic opportunity to attract new SME clients to our Business Travel division.”
Julian added “The past nine months have been truly awful for everyone involved in our industry. Our sector has been left decimated. My thoughts are with everyone that has been affected.”
Julian Munsey explained “I genuinely believe that now is the right time to look forward. It is the right time to be positive and the right time for us, as an industry, to start to collectively rebuild. I am therefore delighted to be joining the Meon Valley Travel team, holding a steadfast belief that the value we can offer has never been more relevant. Now is the right time to capitalise on this and to seek new client partnerships.”