Michael Schmeltzer Joins Fareportal as SVP, Merchandising and Attachments

Fareportal is pleased to welcome Michael Schmeltzer to the team as Senior Vice President of Merchandising and Attachments. Prior to joining Fareportal, Schmeltzer led the merger of US Airways Vacations and American Airlines Vacations.

In this role, Schmeltzer will drive growth of the online travel agency’s ancillary business which includes paid airline seats, pre-paid baggage, hotels, and rental cars.His extensive background in the travel industry, specifically within supplier relations, will be instrumental to Fareportal’s growth in the attachments business, a significant revenue opportunity for the online travel agency.