(Rochester, UK and Knoxville, TN, USA – 12 July) FESTIVE ROAD, the global consultancy on a mission to #CreateBetter travel & meetings management, today announced the addition of two new “Roaders” to join the company’s expanding team.
James Windsor will deliver analytics support to clients and help enhance FESTIVE ROAD’s analytics offering. He joins the company with more than 14 years of experience in data at organisations like HRG Consulting, American Express Global Business Travel, and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Most recently, he was a Business Intelligence Analyst at MWI Animal Health.
James said of his appointment, “The opportunity to work with the bright team at FESTIVE ROAD was an obvious choice for me. I’m looking forward to doing what I love, which is crunching numbers and creating a story from my findings.”
Jenny Mittlestat will be responsible for project management across consulting projects to support clients and Roaders in delivering successful outcomes. Jenny comes to FESTIVE ROAD with nearly 30 years in the travel industry, holding positions on both the TMC and buyer side. She has spent the past 10 years at BCD Travel in Global Program Management. Prior to that, she spent six years on the Yahoo! corporate travel team and she started her career in TMC operations working at Rosenbluth, Travel and Transport and American Express Global Business Travel.
Of her appointment, Jenny said, “I have been watching and admiring FESTIVE ROAD over the past several years and am so happy to have the opportunity to become part of a forward-thinking, well-respected team, focused on improving the way companies manage travel and meetings.”
Speaking of the appointments, FESTIVE ROAD Managing Partner Caroline Strachan said, “We are so excited to welcome James and Jenny to the team. James’ ability to transform complex data into stories that drive tangible strategies and results, and Jenny’s vast experience from both the TMC and the buyer side, will greatly benefit our clients as well as our global team of Roaders.”