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Lanyon Appoints Former Infogroup and Travelocity Executive as Chief Financial Officer

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DALLAS -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Lanyon, the leader in meetings, events, and travel technology, announced John Mills has joined the company as its Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Mills will oversee the company’s financial operations and join the existing executive team comprised of cloud software, meetings, and travel industry experts. Mr. Mills will immediately assume his role and be based at Lanyon’s corporate headquarters in Dallas, TX.

Mr. Mills most recently led financial operations as Chief Financial Officer for Infogroup. From 2005 to 2010, he was CFO for Travelocity and from 2011 to 2013, he was SVP and Treasurer of Sabre Holdings. He also held roles in finance, strategy, and operations for Atlantic Richfield Corporation and Shell Oil Company. He holds degrees as a Master of Business Administration from Rice University’s Jones Graduate School and Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas.

“Not only does John bring a deep understanding of global travel technology to our team, but his experience working with Fortune 500 companies is invaluable as we continue our focus on leading the consolidation of meetings, events, and travel through advanced software and unmatched industry expertise,” said Lanyon CEO David Bonnette. “We are thrilled to have John become a Lanyoneer.”

“Lanyon has an extraordinary executive team and is the clear leader in this space,” said John Mills. “The company is helping to change the industry that I know well. I’m thrilled to be a part of that change.”

For more information about Lanyon and the Lanyon executive team, visit Lanyon.

About Lanyon

Lanyon is the leading provider of cloud-based software for the Meetings and Events industry, and Transient Hotel Programs. Leveraging more than 40 years of industry experience, the Company enables thousands of associations, Small to Mid-sized Businesses and enterprise organizations around the world to drive efficiency, engagement and growth from their meetings, events and travel investments. Over 80% percent of the Fortune 100, including 10 of the top 10 technology companies, and pharmaceutical companies, as well as 10 of the top 10 hospitality companies.

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