Written on 9th January 2020

TAG appoints Bruce Wildgust as CTO

TAG, the award-winning specialist travel and event management company, today announces the appointment of Bruce Wildgust as its Chief Technology Officer (CTO). 

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Bruce has previously served as Director of Information Technology at dnata, and most recently as Chief Information Officer (CIO) of Air Black Box Company.

With a proven track record of leading B2B/B2C businesses technology teams and delivering market-leading products at software companies in travel, Bruce joins TAG to develop its technology strategy with a strong focus on leading teams to enhance products and services to further deliver business value.

Steve Barrass, CEO at TAG, said: “We are delighted to welcome Bruce to our team.  We believe Bruce’s experience at multiple levels within the travel industry will ensure TAG delivers on leveraging its technology to enhance products and services for our customers and our agents. In addition, Bruce’s 25 years of experience combined with his wealth of technical knowledge will ensure that we continue our outstanding work from 2019, reinforcing TAG’s position in the market during 2020 and beyond.”

Bruce joins TAG following the company’s 2019 announcement of its partnership with Tramada Systems, becoming the first global TMC to implement the corporate travel management software. Last October, TAG also announced its PCI DSS compliant certificate, joining only a few externally audited and accredited TMCs in the world.