ARLINGTON, Va. – Dec. 19, 2016 –Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC), the premier driver of intelligence and commerce in the air travel industry, is pleased to announce the promotion of Doug Mangold as the company's vice president of product. As a member of ARC's leadership team, Mangold will lead settlement and data product portfolios to include product management and marketing as well as software product development.
"I am excited to welcome Doug to his new role on ARC's leadership team. His talents and vast industry knowledge will be instrumental as ARC seeks to streamline our customer engagement processes with our agency and carrier teams," said ARC President and CEO Mike Premo. "Doug's contribution to the team will facilitate development so that we can deliver high quality settlement and data products with advanced features to our customers faster than ever. We look forward to Doug's valuable contributions."
Mangold came to ARC in 2006 from Booz Allen Hamilton. During his more than ten-year tenure at the company, he has served in various capacities including managing director of product and senior manager of product engineering. He began his career in consulting, developing mission-critical systems for government clients and defining product systems and processes for clients in the telecommunications industry.
Mangold holds a bachelor's degree in finance as well as a master's of business administration from West Virginia University.
The Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC) is the premier driver of air travel intelligence and commerce in the travel industry with leading business solutions, travel agency accreditation services, process and financial management tools and high-quality data. In 2015, ARC settled $88.3 billion worth of carrier ticket transactions for more than 9,400 travel agencies with 13,000 points of sale. Established in 1984, ARC is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, with offices in Louisville, Kentucky, Tampa, Florida and San Juan, Puerto Rico. For more information, please visit www.arccorp.com and www.twitter.com/ARCtalk.