Ultimate Jet Vacations (UJV) has announced the appointment of David Solis as head of business development. In this new role, Solis will establish a framework to propel the company’s global expansion and development with new initiatives and tools intended to enhance its relationships and service offerings for travel advisors and professionals. Solis will further solidify UJV as a top luxury wholesaler, introduce industry learning and development initiatives, and expand tailored partnerships.
Solis, a luxury hospitality industry veteran, brings 24 years of experience to UJV, with notable accomplishments including the recent position as the regional director of sales and marketing, the Americas for Kerzner International, where he oversaw the One&Only Resorts portfolio, playing a pivotal role in generating and implementing sales and marketing strategies. Prior to that time, Solis was the director of global sales for Edition Hotels. His career includes tenure at Virtuoso as director of global member partnerships and at Four Seasons Hotel and Resorts where he began his hospitality journey.
Speaking on his appointment, Solis said, “I am inspired to lead UJV’s growth as head of business development and enhance its relationships while expanding its global advisor reach. This is a compelling opportunity to usher in a new era of growth, collaboration and innovation. I look forward to further developing our existing industry advisor relationships, investing in our team’s growth and success, and forging new partnerships that will continue to position UJV as a leading luxury wholesale travel company.”
“We are thrilled to welcome David Solis to UJV as our head of business development. With the wealth of knowledge, experience and visionary leadership, Solis is set to extend our global expansion, elevate the brand to new heights, and enhance UJV’s position within the luxury travel advisor industry,” said Steven Kadoch, CEO, UJV. "His strategic acumen, proven track record, and deep affinity for building meaningful relationships aligns seamlessly with our commitment to excellence, ensuring UJV's continued success."