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Like a Rock

The year was 1989: "Batman" was No. 1 at the box office; Chicago's "Look Away" was the hottest song; a gallon of gas was 97 cents; and Susan Ferrell founded her host agency, Travel Experts, in Raleigh, N.C.Travel Weekly; August 26, 2019 read article


World's Leading Cruise Lines Excellence Awards Recognize Top Travel Partners

Host Agency Network Excellence Award: Travel Experts Inc. Nearly three dozen awards were handed out at the second annual World’s Leading Cruise Lines Excellence Awards in Miami Beach this week. The event recognized the top travel partners of all five of Carnival Corporation's North American cruise brands, including Carnival Cruise Line, Cunard, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises and Seabourn. Travel Pulse; August 21, 2019 read article


All-inclusive Travel

Anne Gordon, founder and owner of Live Life Travel in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., started her agency, an affiliate of Travel Experts, four years ago.Travel Weekly; July 8, 2019 read article


TRAVEL EXPERTS - NOW BY “ROYAL APPOINTMENT” - JANUARY 2015

Sharon Fake - Director of Operations for Travel Experts, attended the exclusive reopening of the Goring Hotel in London to celebrate their 105th year of operation. Only 25 travel agencies worldwide were invited. The event included a private reception and luncheon with Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge! The event was full of much other “Pomp and Circumstance” - as only the British can successfully pull off! Congratulations to the Goring family on their 105th year of operation. read article


TRAVEL EXPERTS PART OF “VIRTUOSO RESERVE” ADVISORY BOARD - FEBRUARY 2015 Claire

Claire Canady -Manager, North Carolina Operations is now participating in the Virtuoso Reserve ”Advisory Board”. The Virtuoso Reserve program targets an elite community of ultra-high value travelers, and offers these clients services and experiences that are “not on the menu” but are personalized for the client and exclusive only to Virtuoso Reserve."Having Claire participate on this Virtuoso board reflects on the close relationship between Virtuoso and Travel Experts, and gives our Virtuoso clients a direct conduit to provide feedback/suggestions to... read article


TRAVEL EXPERTS EXPANDS ADVISORS PARTICIPATING ON TRAVEL INDUSTRY BOARDS - MARCH 2015

Travel Experts continues to be highly sought after by the travel industry for their input and expertise. This year Travel Experts management team members hold board positions on the following: Saveur *new* Merrill Lynch *new* National Geographic *new* Ritz Carlton Travel Industry Inner Circle Roundtable Medjet TAAP, Travel Agency Advisory Panel Virtuoso Air, Space, Specialty Products Committee Virtuoso Lead Generation Innovation Team Starwood Luxury Advisory Board Virtuoso Technology Committee read article



TRAVEL EXPERTS ADVISOR CONTRIBUTES TO LEADING TRAVEL PUBLICATION - MAY 2015

Trish Mercer, one of Travel Experts advisors, recently contributed to one of the leading travel publications - Travel Weekly. Trish explains how she always brings "something extra" to her clients travel plans! Link to ArticleThis article shows how Travel Experts Advisors continue to be highly sought after by the travel industry for their knowledge and expertise! read article


TRAVEL EXPERTS ADVISORS CONTRIBUTE TO LEADING TRAVEL PUBLICATIONS - APRIL 2015

Two Travel Experts advisors recently contributed to leading travel publications.Trish Gastineau was featured in 'Travel Pulse' - explaining how her success is related to her relationships with Travel Experts and Virtuoso. Link to Article.Eileen Schlichting penned a very informative article about the Hawaii Chef Fest (planned for October 2015) Link to Article.Another few examples of how Travel Experts Advisors are highly sought after by the travel industry for their knowledge and expertise! read article