Travelport has named Maurita Baker as vice president and managing director for the US and Canada, leading commercial business for travel agencies in both markets. She has worked for the company for 25 years, including a stint as commercial director for the US and Canada. Baker will be based in Atlanta.


Europcar Mobility Group has appointed José Blanco as managing director for its low-cost business unit. Blanco was previously deputy managing director of the low-cost unit, a position he assumed earlier this year. Prior to that, he was sales and marketing director for Europcar in the UK.