LuxuryLink.com Nabs Sean Walsh for VP, Online Marketing
December 06, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel NewsLos Angeles, CA – LuxuryLink.com, the Web’s leading destination for worldwide luxury resorts and vacation packages, has named Sean Walsh to the newly created post of Vice President of Online Marketing. Sean joins the newly appointed CEO Drew Marich and team, as Luxury Link celebrates its first decade of providing luxury vacation rentals to travelers from around the globe.
“We are thrilled to add Sean’s formidable skills to our luxury travel team.” said Drew Marich. “His large-scale online marketing experience, coupled with his ability to pinpoint travel bidders interested in exclusive vacation packages, made him the clear choice to drive Luxury Link’s next growth phase.”
“I am delighted to join Luxury Link’s world-class online travel team.” said Sean Walsh. “They have built the leading luxury travel destination by consistently delivering vacation rentals and resorts to discriminating travelers at exceptional value. In fact, their offering will make my job a snap. At auction prices, these exquisite vacation packages speak for themselves. It’s simply a matter of building awareness and our passionately loyal customer base.”
Prior to joining LuxuryLink.com, Walsh held key executive positions with Countrywide Financial Corp. and Sony Corp. of America. Most recently, Walsh ran the largest online customer acquisition channel for Countrywide, the leading mortgage bank in the US, with over 20 million customers. Earlier, Walsh built an online marketing channel for a division of Sony. In addition, Walsh was an early employee at Sony Music DMV, and USWeb/MarchFirst. He holds a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Colorado, Boulder.
Luxury Link LLC, founded in 1997, is the considered the world’s leading luxury vacation and resort website. The company offers 5-star vacation rentals in both auction and attractive fixed-price formats. Featured, are exclusive packages from nearly 1000 of the world’s most opulent resorts, hotels, cruises, villas, and tours. All are certified to meet Luxury Link’s peerless standards of excellence.