TW taps Caribbean sales rep

SECAUCUS, N.J. -- Don McDowell has joined Travel Weekly as its Caribbean regional sales manager, it was announced by publisher Robert Sullivan.

McDowell comes to Travel Weekly from the Timberland Co., where he served as Caribbean sales manager for the past four years.

During his tenure there, he was responsible for sales and marketing of Timberland's product line to 28 islands in the Caribbean.

McDowell, who was raised on Bequia in the Grenadines, has 13 years of sales experience in the region.

Prior to working in the Caribbean for Timberland, McDowell worked in U.S. and Latin American markets for the Wilson Sporting Goods Co.

"We are delighted to have Don join the Travel Weekly sales team," Sullivan said. "We are confident that he will be a great asset, given his sales background and experience in the Caribbean."

McDowell will operate from offices in both Coral Gables, Fla., and Bequia. He can be reached at [email protected].

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