SAN FRANCISCO, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Travel Ticker®, a leading inspirational travel website, today announced the appointment of L. Jasmine Kim as the new General Manager of the site. Kim brings over a decade of experience in online business development and management to Travel Ticker. In her new role, Kim is responsible for overseeing Travel Ticker's brand development, marketing programs, subscriber and traffic acquisition, as well as the Travel Ticker product, which delivers handpicked deals to motivated travelers.
"It's a pleasure to join such a talented team of travel professionals during such an exciting time," said Kim. "The online travel deal industry is a dynamic space to be in right now, and the Travel Ticker brand is uniquely positioned to drive innovative solutions to bridge the gap between outstanding deals and savvy travelers. Our value for both customers and business partners will continue to grow as we increase our focus on product development and user experience."
Prior to joining Travel Ticker, Kim held a number of leadership positions including Senior Vice President and General Manager of the leading parenting site BabyCenter.com, CEO of health and nutrition information site ShopWell.com and Vice President of International Marketing and Sales Development at Yahoo!, where she successfully launched 24 global websites. As a seasoned marketing and management professional who has visited 46 countries (17 with her children), Kim understands the importance of experiencing different parts of the world and makes delivering handpicked, insider deals to travelers her first priority.
Travel Ticker is an online inspirational travel website that is home to some of the best hand-picked, insider deals at many of the world's favorite destinations. With an ear to the ground and an eye for the unique, Travel Ticker's experts provide users with a geo-targeted platform to browse for researched travel bargains, the latest travel trends, and editorial insight. Travel Ticker is an independent business unit of The Hotwire Group. For more information, visit us at http://www.travel-ticker.com/ and join us on Twitter (@travel_ticker) and Facebook.
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