Honolulu, Hawaii, June 23, 2015 (Newswire.com) - Gray Line Hawaii announced today that Cathy Krupa has joined the company as Charter Sales Manager. In her new role, Krupa will seek new growth opportunities to increase charter business and build Gray Line Hawaii’s presence as the key transportation provider in the state of Hawaii.
Krupa brings more than 28 years of travel management and meeting planning experience to her new role. Krupa most recently served as Group Sales and Travel Coordinator for Northland Travel/Hawkeye Stages in Decorah, Iowa, where she established key relationships and managed large scale conventions and tour movements. She also was the Convention and Events Manager for GMAC-RFC in Minneapolis, Minnesota coordinating a variety of groups.
Krupa previously directed guest services from 1999 to 2001 in Honolulu, Hawaii as the Services Manager at Hyatt Regency Waikiki Resort and Spa and as Director of Guest Services at Abercrombie and Kent in Honolulu from 2001 to 2003.
“We are pleased that Cathy has returned to Hawaii to lead our charter sales initiatives and build industry relationships. She has diverse and relevant sales and management experience and acquired valuable contacts acquired during her earlier work in Hawaii. Cathy’s background, combined with her excellent management skills, will help drive her success in this key position,” said Eric Burgoyne, Vice President Sales and Marketing.
Krupa served six years in the United States Air Force and received her Bachelor of Arts in Business Management from Troy State University.