The Canadian PressNovember 7, 2013 19:32
NORWALK, Conn. - Priceline Group is promoting one of its executives to CEO, taking over from Jeffery Boyd.
Boyd, who has been CEO since 2002, will remain the travel website's chairman.
Priceline said Thursday that Darren Huston, 47, will take over as CEO and president and join the board on Jan. 1. He's currently head of hotel reservation service booking.com, a unit of Priceline. The company also operates its namesake site, travel search service kayak, rentalcars.com and Asia-based hotel reservation service agoda.com.