Our Team

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OUR TEAM
Our team of consultants comes to Market Designs with broad backgrounds in travel and technology. Most of our consultants have advanced degrees from globally recognized institutions.. Our team has worked in technology development, pricing, marketing, strategy and business development for some of the world’s largest companies. We use our team’s specialized expertise to create successful strategies for our clients. Let us create a road map for your company.

Vela McClam-Mitchell - CEO
  • SVP-Worldspan
  • Northwest Airlines
  • Honeywell
  • Hughes Aircraft
  • Claflin University
  • Howard University
  • Pepperdine University
  • Wharton
  • Oxford University
Jesse Liebman - President
  • SVP-Worldspan
  • VP-United Technologies
  • VP-Continental Airlines
  • SVP-Trans World Airlines
  • Adjunct Professor - Kennesaw State University
  • Georgetown University
  • Columbia University
Terriann Shockley - VP
  • Director-Worldspan
  • Continental
  • Conoco
  • University of Missouri
  • University of Houston


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Mike Parks - Senior Consulting Associate
  • SVP-Travelport
  • SVP-Worldspan
  • SVP-Sabre - Europe, Middle East, and Africa
  • SVP-Sabre - Latin America, and Caribbean
  • VP-Galileo/Apollo
  • United Air Lines
  • University of the Pacific
Sue Powers - Senior Consulting Associate
  • CEO Airline IT Solutions-Travelport
  • CIO-Worldspan/Travelport
  • SVP Worldspan
  • Northwest Airlines
  • Southern Illinois University
Bill Smith - Senior Consulting Associate
  • Interim CFO-Alshamel International
  • Partner level-Mercer Management Consulting
  • Partner level-The Hackett Group
  • Bain and Company
  • CFO-Galileo
  • Apollo
  • Harvard University
  • Brown University
  • Cambridge University
Howard Kress - Senior Consulting Associate
  • VP/Director-Worldspan/Travelport
  • Director EMEA-Navigant/TQ3
  • VP-Atinera/Amadeus
  • Director-SatoTravel
  • Director-Apollo/Galileo International
  • VP-Carlson Wagonlit
  • United Airlines
  • Northwest Airlines
  • Northwestern University
  • University of Michigan