Valyn Perini is an experienced travel professional with experience in hospitality and travel operations, sales and marketing, systems, consulting, and software development. Perini is currently the Vice President of Strategic Relationships at Nor1.
In her previous role as CEO of OpenTravel, Perini oversaw the operations of the organization, which included development and execution of strategies to reach the goal of standardizing electronic distribution of traveler information in the travel industry. Her hotel career with InterContinental, Westin and Swissotel spanned sales, catering, operations and systems from the property to the international corporate office. As a hospitality technology consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers, she worked for cruise lines, hotel companies, technology vendors and the federal government. As the director of product strategy for Newmarket International, a software development firm that creates applications for the hotel industry, she oversaw product management and new product development.