ASTA Scores Travel Agent Coverage on CBS News

ASTA Scores Travel Agent Coverage on CBS News

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The American Society of Travel Agents landed a major media coup this week, securing a 2-minute national CBS television segment about how travel agents are defending their market share through specialization and personal service.

Agents featured in the story included Rob Karp, president of Miles Ahead Travel, in Briarcliff Manor, NY.

Agents can watch the video here.

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As an industry, we are selling experiences and travel. What better connection can we make than suitcases for children? I want to put a call out to fellow advisors to find out who runs the foster care in their community and ask them to collect luggage, book bags, toiletries and such from their clients.

Anita English, My Travel Advisor

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