CWT has named Robyn Arnell Brenden as senior vice president and chief accounting officer and Fernanda Petto as vice president of financial planning and analysis. Prior to joining CWT, Brenden held several positions at Marriott and Starwood Hotels, including senior vice president-finance. Before joining CWT, Petto was at Mosaic, where she was director of corporate financial planning and analysis for seven years. Before that, she held financial positions at General Mills.


CorpTrav, a TMC, has hired Dee Runyan as COO. She had previously served as president of World Travel for seven years, executive vice president-Americas at Radius Travel for two years and as executive vice president of BCD Travel for 17 years.



Leading Hotels of the World has appointed Shannon Knapp as president and CEO. Previously named as interim CEO in April, she had previously served as LHW’s senior vice president and CMO for more than five years. Knapp also worked at American Express for 15 years.