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B2B accommodation supplier WebBeds has named Makis Xenatos as Consortia Director, Sales for North America.
Based in New York, Xenatos will be responsible for developing the company’s relationships with key travel agent consortia in the USA and Canada, as well as developing new ones. He will report to Maurica Robinson, VP of Sales, North America.
Xenatos previously held sales roles for brands including Bavaria Tourism, Travel bound, Airfasttickets, Travelsavers Inc and Liberty Travel/Flight Center.
I do think there are possibilities for traveler advisors to make money doing domestic trips. I charge a planning fee for my time and expertise, and then book commissionable hotels and activities that meet the client’s needs.
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Virtual Corporate Travel Agents needed
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.
- 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 email@example.com.