Alison Taylor is Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Distribution at American Airlines, the largest airline in the world. She leads a team of more than 1,000 associates to sell the American Airlines product and experience, by building strategic relationships with corporate and group customers, travel management companies, online travel agencies and travel partners. She is an expert in developing sales strategy, and leading teams to compete and succeed.
Alison also leads the airline's distribution strategy, ensuring American Airlines offers value-added booking options across all channels customers utilize to access the airline's products and services. Her team continues to develop industry-leading capabilities and pioneer new business models to meet corporate agency needs: this includes managing relationships with Global Distribution Systems, metasearch engines, online travel agencies, and the company's data commercialization efforts.