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 What’s Your Story

How George Aguel Became the Leader of a $31.7-billion Hospitality and Travel Community

Earlier this year, following a 23-year career in executive positions at the Walt Disney Co. — most recently as senior vice president of global corporate alliances and operating participants — George Aguel was named president and CEO of Visit Orlando. In this role, Aguel assumes leadership of a $31.7-billion hospitality and travel community that welcomed more than 56 million tourists in 2012 and is supported by more than 224,000 direct tourism-related jobs.

Michelle Russell