The Philadelphia, Pa. SmartCEO magazine organizes the annual Executive Management Awards, which recognizes business executives for their vision, leadership philosophy, strategy and work ethic.
Krout, who has served at Sabre since 2008, joins 12 other COOs who received the award at a reception on March 14, at the Crystal Tea Room in Philadelphia.
Previously, Krout served as senior vice president at L-3 Communications, and as general manager of the ship and aviation engineering business unit under the maritime services sector.
At Sabre, Krout leads business strategies, policies and operating plans.
He earned his bachelor's degree from the American InterContinental University and also attended a development program at the University of North Carolina.