The Priceline Group Inc. Board of Directors Appoints Glenn Fogel President, Chief Executive Officer and DirectorDecember 15, 2016
S&C advised The Priceline Group Inc. in announcing that its Board of Directors had appointed Glenn Fogel as president, chief executive officer and director effective January 1, 2017. Mr. Fogel has been serving as Priceline's head of worldwide planning and strategy and executive vice president, corporate development, since 2010.
Mr. Fogel replaces Jeffery H. Boyd, who was appointed as Priceline's interim chief executive officer by the Board in May after former CEO Darren Huston resigned from his positions as president, chief executive officer and director of Priceline. In connection with Mr. Fogel's appointment as president and chief executive officer, the Priceline Board appointed Mr. Boyd as executive chairman, effective January 1, 2017, through the date of Priceline's 2018 annual meeting of stockholders.
The Priceline Group is the world leader in online travel, serving consumers and partners through six primary brands—Booking.com, priceline.com, Agoda.com, KAYAK, rentalcars.com and OpenTable.
The S&C team advising Priceline and its Board with respect to these matters was led by Keith Pagnani, Theodore Rogers, Karen Seymour, Marc Treviño and Julia Jordan, along with Michael Snypes and Kristen Klein.