Meet Our Management Team

Don Churchill
Don ChurchillPresident and CEO
Don is Founder and President of e-Travel Technologies Inc. which he founded in 2001 to address corporation’s Duty of Care obligations for traveling employees. He was previously VP Business Development at Peragis Inc and General Manager at ADP. In 1988 he founded International Travel Information Services Inc which provided the widely used International Traveler’s Advisory service for leisure and corporate travel management agencies.

Don is a past member of the ACTA Technology Council, past Technology Chair of ACTA Ontario, past member of the ACTA National Technology Committee, founder and chair of the ACTA Y2K Task Force, and a founding member of the ACTA-CITC Technology Education Council. Don is member of NBTA, ACTE, Canadian Alliance of Business Travel, and ACTA.

The combination of founding one of travel industry’s first 3rd party software/information providers and his extensive technology management background provides Don with a unique perspective on current and future trends in Travel Technology. He is a regular speaker at industry shows and conferences and contributes to travel industry publications. In his spare time Don is an avid skier, mountain biker and adventure racer.

Countries Visited:
Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, China, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Hungary, Italy, Mexico, Monte Carlo, Morocco, Netherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, Tunisia, United Kingdom, United States

Languages Spoken:

Nancy Lombardo
Nancy LombardoV.P. Client Solutions
Nancy joined e-Travel Technologies in 2002, in the role of Vice-President of North America.

Having served in the travel and tourism industry since 1988, Nancy brings a wealth of experience. She has owned her own travel business and held management positions with multiple travel agency chains, consortiums, independent agencies, holiday tour operators and an airline throughout the years.

Her realm of responsibilities include, overseeing the day-to-day operations of e-Travel Technologies, managing the team, travel intelligence, client services and finance.

Nancy is passionate about emergency and disaster preparedness and is currently focusing on travel risk management .

In her free time, Nancy enjoys spending time with her family at the lake

Countries Visited:
Antigua, Bahamas, Barbados, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, France, Grand Cayman, Grand Cayman, Greenland, Guadeloupe, Italy, Jamaica, Martinique, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Serbia, Slovenia, St. Maarten, United Kingdom, United States, US Virgin Islands, Venezuela

Languages Spoken:
English, Italian, Spanish

Karl Higeli
Karl HigeliCTO
Karl began his career in technology over 35 years ago and spent over 25 years in various management positions in the Travel Industry.

Over the course of his career he has worked with companies like IBM, TransCanada Pipelines, McMaster University and many more.

He has been recognized as an industry expert and invited to speak at technology conferences and has been interviewed on CBC National television.

Since 2000, Karl has been dedicated to producing cutting edge Duty of Care applications for e-Travel.

Countries Visited:
Austria, Belgium, Bermuda, Canada, Cayman Islands, China, Columbia, France, Germany, Italy, Jamaica, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States

Languages Spoken:
English, Croatian, French