GetThere Appoints APAC Director

Online corporate travel agency GetThere reported Wednesday that it has promoted Grant Rattray to director of its Asia-Pacific division. In his new role, the Southlake, Texas-based company said, Rattray will supervise the divisionís marketing, sales and service efforts from its offices in Sydney, Australia. GetThere said Rattray previously handled corporate strategy for Sabre Pacific, a regional arm of GetThere's parent company, Sabre Holdings. Before that, GetThere added, he spent several years in the travel and liquor industries, including four years as business development manager with Thrifty Car Rental.