Radisson Hotel Group has named Jim Alderman as CEO for the Americas, He most recently served as executive vice president for Extended Stay Americas.  Prior to joining ESA, Alderman held various senior leadership positions with Kimpton Hotels, Wyndham, Starwood Capital, IHG and Ernst & young – and has more than 34 years of experience in hospitality

Alaska Airlines has named Brooke Vatheuer to the new position of vice president-strategic performance-Seattle, where she will lead the airline’s hometown hub at Sea-Tac International Airport. She previously served as senior vice president of operations and planning for Horizon Air and has more than a decade of experience at Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air.