23 Jul 18 - Press release

Areas Welcomes Bill Casey as Chief Operating Officer

Areas, a leading provider of food & beverage and retail services in the travel industry, has appointed Bill Casey as Chief Operating Officer. In this position Casey will be responsible for Operations teams across the United States for both airports and highways.

Casey brings to Areas 35 years of experience in operations, human resources, and business development in travel concessions. He has held several leadership positions with HMS Host and Paradies Lagardère. Most recently he was Senior Vice President, Food & Beverage at Paradies Lagardère increasing sales significantly and expanding their reach into more than double the airports.

His proven success in building a strong Food & Beverage support organization speak to his ability to foster mutually beneficial and sustainable partnerships as well as to his capacity for creating strong standards, processes, and systems. His extensive knowledge of the travel sector are an asset for Areas.

“We are excited to have Bill join our team. This team is dedicated to operational excellence, and passionate about innovation.” said Sergio Rodriguez, CEO of Areas in the United States. “Bill’s experience and track record support our goals, and set in motion exciting things for the future.”