TORONTO, June 1 – Ensemble Travel® Group recently honoured its top producing member agencies in Canada and the U.S. at its annual Top 25 Celebration held at the unique Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort and Spa, located on the high desert lands of the historic Santa Ana Pueblo in New Mexico. Selection criteria was based on members’ 2009 sales performance with Ensemble Travel Group’s preferred suppliers.
In addition to a half-day business meeting, Ensemble Travel Group members and staff toured some of the major sites and experiences of the region, including Loretto Chapel and San Miguel Mission in Santa Fe and the Turquoise Museum, Old Town, and Sandia Peak Tram in nearby Albuquerque.
“In a very challenging year, these top sellers demonstrated that their keen strategic and creative marketing and unwavering attention to customer needs enabled them to finish 2009 far ahead of the competition,” said Lindsay Pearlman, executive vice president and GM of Ensemble Travel Group. “These Ensemble Travel Group members set the standard and create an environment for other members – and the industry – to follow.”
In addition to the Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort and Spa honouring and hosting this elite group were the following sponsors: Avis Budget Group, Big Five Tours & Expeditions, Crystal Cruises, Cunard, Globus family of brands, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, Rail Europe, RBC Insurance, Royal Caribbean, Sunwing Vacations, Travel Bound, and Vanguard Travel Services.
About Ensemble Travel® Group
Founded in 1968, Ensemble Travel® Group is a proactive, member-owned international organization of approximately 850 professional travel agencies in Canada and the U.S. With a membership that represents billions of dollars in travel sales each year, Ensemble Travel Group has achieved a 40+-year record of boosting members’ profits and delivering high-volume sales to its preferred suppliers. To learn more about Ensemble Travel Group, call (866) 442-6877 or visit www.ensembletravel.ca.