ARLINGTON, Virginia – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC), a leader in air travel intelligence and omnichannel sales, is pleased to announce John McCorry as Chief Information Officer and Vice President of Business Technology and Karla Gill as Vice President of Business Transformation.
McCorry will lead ARC’s IT teams as they complete the cloud migration of the technology and data that power ARC’s global products and solutions, as well as its internal systems. He will also drive the further expansion of the company’s technology partnerships and data offerings, including blockchain and distributed ledger-based solutions.
Gill will lead the business transformation team and provide ARC’s next generation distribution and financial services platform. Your first focus will be on enhancing ARC’s settlement and transaction processing solutions to enable ARC to support New Distribution Capabilities (NDC) and future business needs.
“We are very excited to welcome John and Karla at a crucial time in ARC’s business transformation and global travel recovery,” said ARC President and CEO Lauri Reishus. “Your extensive knowledge and experience will advance our technology solutions and drive new innovations.”
Both McCorry and Gill bring extensive technology leadership experience to ARC. McCorry has over 20 years of IT leadership experience, including 14 years with Freddie Mac, including seven years as Vice President of Information Technology. He also held senior positions at AOL, Acumen Solutions and PwC. Gill previously led technology teams at Facebook and ICMA-RC (now MissionSquare Retirement) and led strategic enterprise technology transformation as Vice President at Marriott for over 15 years.
As a leading provider of air travel information and omnichannel distribution, ARC provides platforms, tools, and insights that help the global travel community connect, grow, and thrive. ARC enables the diverse trading strategies of its customers by providing innovative technologies, flexible processing solutions and access to the world’s most comprehensive air traffic data set. In 2019, ARC managed more than $ 97.4 billion in airline-travel agency transactions, representing more than 302 million passenger trips. For more information, please visit arccorp.com.
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