SAUSALITO, CA--(BUSINESS WIRE)—May 15, 2007--Triton Distribution Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: TTDS), a next generation web-based travel distribution service provider, announced the promotion of Russell Baker to Vice President in charge of marketing. Russell has been leading the international branding and online marketing efforts since joining Triton last July.
“Russell has spent the last year building an effective marketing department and laying the groundwork for the rapid expansion of the Triton brand across the globe," said Gregory Lykiardopoulos, Chairman and CEO for Triton. "In his new role as our Marketing VP, Russell will provide the customer acquisition and product development strategies for Triton’s complete suite of travel products and services."
Mr. Baker has directed product development, marketing, and business development in the high-tech industry for more than 20 years. During that time, he has consulted on positioning, marketing and corporate branding for companies like Sony, Intel, NetJets, Advent Software and Ascend Communications. Mr. Baker also served as the CEO of Cymbic, an international branding and technology marketing company. He received his Bachelors degree from the University of Washington and earned a Masters of Business Administration degree from Dominican University.
“The travel industry is bursting at the seams with opportunities to combine technology with cutting edge marketing,” said Mr. Baker. “Our future success depends on anticipating the needs of agents and travel vendors worldwide and delivering easy-to-use products that impact the bottom line.
About Triton Distribution Systems
Triton Distribution Systems is a pioneer in low-cost, business-to-business, Internet-based travel distribution and procurement solutions. Triton provides the electronic distribution of travel inventory from airlines, car rental companies, hotels, tour and cruise operators, and other travel vendors to travel agencies and their clients on a global basis. Triton's proprietary products and services fill crucial needs in the travel industry, and offer product, pricing, and marketing advantages. Triton has developed a broad-based suite of products, including ReservationExpert™, TritonTwist™ and Red Dragon Express™ -- the world’s first distribution gateway to the Chinese market.
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