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Dream Vacations Wins Marketing Innovation Award from International Franchise Association
Dream Vacations Wins Marketing Innovation Award from International Franchise Association
3rd Annual TIME Conference hosted by AMResorts, brings Together Tourism Leaders & Professionals
3rd Annual TIME Conference hosted by AMResorts, brings Together Tourism Leaders & Professionals
Costa Hollywood has just appointed Caitlan Etchevers as its new Director of Sales and Marketing
Costa Hollywood has just appointed Caitlan Etchevers as its new Director of Sales and Marketing
The Celebrity Cruises team celebrating the delivery of Edge in Saint-Nazaire, France.
The Celebrity Cruises team celebrating the delivery of Edge in Saint-Nazaire, France.
Intrepid Group appoints Darshika Jones as new Director of North America
Intrepid Group appoints Darshika Jones as new Director of North America
The Brownell Travel team exploring what’s new at Insight Vacations and Luxury Gold.
The Brownell Travel team exploring what’s new at Insight Vacations and Luxury Gold.
AmaWaterways EVP/Co-Owner Kristin Karst at Dream Vacations.
AmaWaterways EVP/Co-Owner Kristin Karst at Dream Vacations.
Trafalgar executives and media join Global CEO Gavin Tollman for an environmental service project.
Trafalgar executives and media join Global CEO Gavin Tollman for an environmental service project.
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Contiki Announces Appointment of New Global CEO


Contiki named James Marchant as its new Global CEO. Marchant joins Contiki from Second Estates, where he was a marketing, loyalty and strategy consultant for the luxury holiday rental investment company, and from the board of Black Tomato, the award-winning luxury travel agent company that he helped to conceive and develop in 2005.

James will be based at Contiki’s head office in Geneva and responsible for the social travel company’s global network of teams across Australia, New Zealand, the USA, Canada, Europe, Latin America, Africa and Asia, as well as developing and growing Contiki’s worldwide offering of 300+ epic #NoRegrets trips.

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Tips for Traveling During Thanksgiving

1. Be Ready when heading through security

2. Use the AskTSA

3. Pack Smart

4. Be conscious on your way out of security

5. Enroll in TSA PreCheck

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Dream Job

Virtual Corporate Travel Agents needed

Job Description:

agent24, Inc. is a 24x7 after-hours travel service provider. We currently have openings for Sabre, Apollo, Worldspan or Amadeus trained corporate travel reps to join our successful remote agent workforce. Agents will handle incoming calls from agency clients looking to book all travel components (air, car, hotel, and rail) in accordance with agency policy to best meet customer's travel objectives. Candidate must be a self-starter with a professional demeanor.

Benefits include: generous shift differential pay, bonus, PTO, IATAN card, medical, dental, life, HSA, FSA, STD, LTD, 401k, employee discount plans.

Job Requirements:

  • Three years minimum experience required working in a corporate travel environment
  • Must be efficient on any of the four GDS’s.
  • Must have working knowledge of MS office products
  • Agents will be required to work late afternoons, evening, weekends and Holidays (days off are midweek)
  • Candidates must have high speed Internet access and a quiet work area in their home
  • Ability to offer superior client service to a diverse clientele
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

 

Please send resume and salary requirements to hireme@agent24.com.