Travel MarketPlace East 2019 Sold Out

by Travel Market Report
Travel MarketPlace East 2019 Sold Out

Travel MarketPlace East has sold out ahead of Wednesday’s kick-off in Toronto, Canada.

The conference will welcome 420 travel advisors and over 100 suppliers at the Delta Toronto Airport Hotel in Toronto for two-days of business building workshops and networking.

It will feature 40 speakers with keynotes, panels and five learning tracks: marketing, sales, niche, performance, and operations. Workshops will be led by experts, providing key learning objectives, homework assignments, and accountability.

The event is for travel advisors of all levels of experience. Whether they have been in the business for 25 years or are just starting out, there is a deep field of expert speakers and curriculum to choose from.   

Virgin Voyages CEO Tom McAlpin will be a featured speaker and will be joined by Edie Rodriguez, Americas brand chairman and special corporate advisor, Ponant; Eva Jenner, vice president of sales, Holland America; Charles Sylvia, vice president of membership and trade relations, CLIA; Tim Morgan, director of business strategy, Virtuoso

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