Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has appointed Michelle Frymire as Executive
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Minneapolis, Michelle will report to Kurt Ekert, President & CEO
of CWT and serve as a member of the CWT Executive Leadership Team.
Current CFO, Brad Hall, will become Executive Vice President, Chief
Administrative & Financial Officer of Carlson Inc., CWT’s parent
Both appointments are effective 21 January 2019.
“Michelle brings a wealth of experience and skill from
a broad industry base. I am delighted to welcome her to CWT and
look forward to partnering with her as we continue to execute our
CWT 3.0 growth strategy,” said Kurt Ekert. “I also extend my deep
gratitude to Brad for the significant contribution he has made to
the development of our business and I look forward to continuing to work with him in his new role.”
prior to her appointment, Michelle was CFO at a portfolio company
of private equity firm Kohlberg & Co. She was previously CFO at
Service King Collision Repair, TruGreen Lawn Care and Starwood
Vacation Ownership, and held senior finance roles at
ServiceMaster, Delta Air Lines, Continental Airlines and American
Michelle is an American national and
holds a MBA from the University of Texas and a BA from Austin
Carlson Wagonlit Travel,