Johnny Gardsäter


His particular strength and focus has been in the growth and developments of Hotel Chains such as InterContinental Hotels and Resorts, Forum Hotels, HFS (at that time Ramada, Days Inn, Park Inn and Howard Johnsons) Walt Disney Parks and Resorts and Airlines such as Delta Airlines, US Airways, Estonian Air, Fly Nordic, Aer Lingus, Alitalia, BWIA, Virgin Atlantic as well as building tourism brands including the destinations of USA (Discover America), Miami, Los Angeles, NYC & Company, Ft. Lauderdale, Australia (ATC), Barbados, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Kenya, Malta and Jordan. Unfortunately crisis management became an important part as a result of 911, SARS, economic changes and now Covid19.