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WestJet Makes It All About Agents

Retailers Turn Out In Force At Carrier's Mississauga Show

WestJet Makes It All About Agents As close to 500 travel agents connected with some 60 suppliers at the WestJet Travel Trade Expo in Mississauga last night (April 17), PressToday (PT) had a chance to have a chat with the airline's director, agency sales, Jane Clementino about the message she'd be delivering to agents during the... more ›
Posted in Airlines, Events, News, Travel Agents

Nexion Travel Group Set For CoNexion 2019

Nexion Travel Group Set For CoNexion 2019 Nexion Travel Group has announced Scott Chesney as its keynote speaker for CoNexion 2019, which will take place Sept. 12-15 at Universal Orlando Resort. Chesney is a speaker, coach and traveller who also navigates life with paralysis. He will share his inspiring story with CoNexion attendees... more ›
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Discover Iceland, Wales With Kensington

Discover Iceland, Wales With Kensington Responding to the interests of its clients, Kensington Tours has created several new, fully customizable itineraries and experiences in Iceland and Wales. In Iceland, the private-guided tour operator has added four new itineraries that include: Icelandic Summer and the Midnight Sun; Iceland... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News, Tour Operators, Travel Agents

Goway, APT Extend Early Bird Deals Downunder

Goway, APT Extend Early Bird Deals Downunder Goway Travel has teamed up with APT (Australian Pacific Touring) to distribute their joint Goway - APT Escorted Vacation Brochure for 2019/2020. The 84-page brochure offers a wide range of Premier and Value-Plus touring options, including new Small Group Journeys showcasing the unique features... more ›
Posted in Specials, Tour Operators, Travel Agents

TLN Launches International Expansion Initiative

TLN Launches International Expansion Initiative Travel Leaders Network has embarked upon a large-scale international expansion program to expand opportunities and provide enhanced service to corporate customers. To date, 40 major travel agencies from Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia have become new members of Travel Leaders... more ›
Posted in News, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents

“I’m Ready To Go”

JTB's Bennett Set To Grow Canadian Business

“I’m Ready To Go” If you ask Angella Bennett whether she's had time to settle in as she takes on her new post as the Jamaica Tourist Board's regional director – Canada, she'll smile and tell you that she was appointed on April 1, arrived in Canada on April 7 and was hard at work on April 8, observing: “I'm... more ›
Posted in Appointments, Destinations, News, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents

ACTA Board Apologizes For Confusion

Addresses 3 Key Member Concerns About Consortia Partner Program

ACTA Board Apologizes For Confusion With questions from members continuing, the Executive of ACTA's Board of Directors has issued a statement to “resolve any further misunderstandings” surrounding its Consortia Partner Program. In the statement, ACTA Board Chair, Mary Jane Hiebert (seen in the photo) writes: “Over the... more ›
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Quite An Incentive From Sandals Resorts

Quite An Incentive From Sandals Resorts Canadian agents who book any type of group – social, wedding or corporate -- of 5 rooms or more (for a minimum 3-night stay) at any Sandals or Beaches resort now through June 30, 2019 will automatically be entered for a chance to win a 3-night stay of their very own. The contest is valid... more ›
Posted in Agent Incentives, Hotels, News, Specials, Tour Operators, Travel Agents

Tianguis Talk

Mexico's President Supports Tourism

Tianguis Talk Mexico's new president told delegates at the opening of the country's annual tourism show that his administration is supportive of tourism but was cautioned on the importance of tourism promotion during the same Acapulco ceremony. The government of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador drew criticism... more ›
Posted in Destinations, Events, News, Tour Operators, Tourism Organizations, Travel Agents

More Points For Agents From ACV

More Points For Agents From ACV Until the end of April, Air Canada Vacations continues to promote Europe by offering travel agents 5X ACV&ME Bonus points when they book their clients on any Europe package. With the offer, agents can redeem for a $50 visa card with only 2 Europe Package bookings for 7nights or $100 with... more ›
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