ORLANDO, July 25, 2014 – Iris Langanke, Owner and President of AlliedPRA Orlando, a global leader in the destination management company (DMC) sector, announces the appointment of Jane Scaletta to the AlliedPRA Orlando office as General Manager. As a key leader on the Orlando team, Scaletta is responsible for developing new business, increasing revenue streams and managing the Orland team, while building strong relationships with local contacts to firmly establish AlliedPRA as the industry leader for DMC requirements in the Orlando region.
Scaletta began her hospitality career over three decades ago with a travel agency and quickly moved into group meeting and incentive planning as a direct result of her outstanding organizational and leadership skills. Scaletta has always been passionate about the incentive travel industry, serving as President of Site (Society for Incentive Travel Excellence), Florida and the Caribbean Chapter in 2013. The chapter won an award of excellence for membership growth that same year. With over 30 years of MICE industry experience, she has worked at incentive travel agencies, a golf resort, a convention and visitor’s bureau and managed her own luxury yacht charter business. In Orlando, Scaletta worked as Vice President of Entertainment for Arabian Nights dinner attraction and also in group sales for the Villas of Grand Cypress.
Scaletta most recently came from the Cayman Islands and was the Executive Director of the Cayman Islands Tourism Association. She brings in-depth knowledge and experience working in various travel and tourism industries, focusing on business development and company growth.
“Jane’s reputation in the industry proceeds her and we are delighted to have her join the AlliedPRA Orlando team,” announced Langanke. “Her vast experience in the hospitality industry brings a fresh, positive approach to our dynamic team, helping our sales group further expand our service offerings to our valuable existing and future clients that choose Orlando as their destination.”
About AlliedPRA, Inc. (www.AlliedPRA.com)
Founded in 1981, AlliedPRA is a leading global destination management and event planning company with a reach across three continents, 7 countries and over 100 destinations, serving the most respected companies in every major industry sector. AlliedPRA offers clients the same unsurpassed quality from one AlliedPRA office and destination to the next. AlliedPRA offices provide the full spectrum of destination management services ranging from unique special events to complex transportation solutions, team building programs, sightseeing tours, meetings, incentives, conventions, and events. For information on the complete portfolio of international destination management services, please email GlobalSales@AlliedPRA.com or visit www.AlliedPRA.com or call +1.619.234.9440.
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AlliedPRA’s European destinations are France, Italy, Monaco, Scotland, Spain, Portugal and the United Kingdom. AlliedPRA’s Middle Eastern destination is located in Dubai. AlliedPRA USA’s destinations are served by wholly-owned and independently-owned operations in Arizona, Atlanta, Austin, Chicago, Dallas|Fort Worth, Hawai’i, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, New England, New Orleans, New York, Northern California, Orange County, Orlando, Palm Springs, San Antonio, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and South Florida.