ARC gives awards for leadership, innovation and industry collaboration

Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC) has presented its Travel Agent of the Year award to Paul Butcher, director of technology and air strategy at Expedia, the company said.

ARC also recognized members of the United Airlines´ Revenue Accounting and Commercial Receivables departments, naming them Airline Representatives of the Year.

An industry veteran of more than 25 years, Butcher possesses deep knowledge of airline and travel agency issues related to program and product management, software development, e-commerce and cross-functional team leadership. Besides working closely with ARC as a member of the ARC Settlement Council, Butcher also holds a seat on the ATPCO Advisory Board and is an active member in various IATA NDC working groups.

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