With Mike McCormick declining to pursue a new contract as Global Business Travel Association executive director and COO, the group appointed board fixture Scott Solombrino in his place. That this may ruffle feathers is nothing new for Solombrino, a politically minded former chauffeured transportation exec. During a phone interview, though, he asked people to put the past aside.
"I don't get to take my opinions on every topic with me," he said. "From my perspective, every member is equally valued."
Solombrino has served on GBTA's board and as president of its Allied Leadership . . .