G Adventures Names New Regional Sales Manager

1 Feb 2012
Adventure travel leader completes Canadian sales team with appointment in Eastern Canada

G Adventures, the world’s adventure travel leader, announces the appointment of Ashley Jean to the position of Sales Manager, Eastern Canada. Ashley joins the company from Flight Centre in Halifax where she worked as a top-selling travel agent, booking a wide range of travel product for her clients.

Based in Halifax, Ashley is responsible for growing G Adventures’ presence in Quebec and the maritime provinces, and building and fostering strong relationships with partners in the market.

“G Adventures is an industry leader and I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to be a part of the award-winning team,” says Jean. “I look forward to working with our valued agent partners in Ottawa, Quebec and the east coast.”

Ashley joins five others on G Adventures’ Canadian sales team:
• Aaron Sapra – National Sales Manager
• Justin Wegiel – Sales Manager, Greater Toronto Area
• Sean Russo – Sales Manager, Ontario
• Sahara Abu-Ulbeh – Sales Manager, Western Canada
• Erin Buttler – Sales Manager, Western Canada

Ashley is an adventure travel veteran and has explored many of the world’s most exotic destinations. She is an avid foodie and enjoys spending time with her two dogs, going to the beach and working out.

About G Adventures
G Adventures is a world leader in the adventure travel industry offering small group adventures to over 100 countries to more than 100,000 global travellers annually. The award-winning trips, which focus on culture, nature and active travel, are ideal for those with a sense of adventure – people who want to leave the beaten path and authentically immerse themselves in a local culture or environment to experience the real world in a sustainable manner. Demonstrating its ongoing cultural, social and economic commitment to responsible tourism, G Adventures established the Planeterra Foundation, as a way the company and its travellers can give back to the communities visited. For more information, please visit www.gadventures.com and www.planeterra.org.