AAA Central and Western NY honored as Travel Impressions' 'Best of the Best' agency
Mon, Dec 17th 2018 12:00 pm
Scott Wiseman, president, Travel Impressions; Brian Murray, director of travel for AAA of Western and Central NY; and Bill Reedy, business development manager, Travel Impressions.
By AAA of Western and Central New York
AAA Western and Central NY has been acknowledged by Travel Impressions (www.travelimpressions.com), among the country’s largest tour operators worldwide selling destinations, as a “Best of the Best” travel agency. The honor is bestowed on a restricted amount of agencies and consortia partners whose knowledge and expertise planning and executing memorable vacation experiences with respect to clients has contributed with their status as a high performer for Travel Impressions.
Additionally, AAA Central and Western NY was among 32 agencies to get the coveted “Globe Award” from Travel Impressions. Globe Award recipients are selected based on criteria including business growth, partnership and innovation.
The award was presented at Travel Impressions’ 23rd annual “Best of the Best” gala event, held at Breathless Riviera Cancun on a stretch of Riviera Maya coastline.
“We have been honored to be recognized with a Globe Award from Travel Impressions,” said Carol DiOrio, vice president of travel at AAA Central and Western NY. “We work closely with Travel Impressions to make sure our clients have the finest quality vacation experiences with premium amenities at attractive price points. The partnership fuels the growth of our business and we can keep up with the highest degrees of client satisfaction.”
Travel Impressions’ “Best of the Best” conference was attended by 300 delegates, including travel companies, representatives and journalists from a number of the top hotel and resort brands. The multi-day event featured presentations by senior Travel Impressions leaders along with other skillfully developed, business-enhancing educational opportunities, hotel site inspections along with other local excursions, including a charity event hosted by Amstar DMC together with Huellas de Pan, a nonprofit civil association that works to supply nutritious food to vulnerable people in Cancun’s urban area.
Travel Impressions is probably the nation’s largest leisure tour operators, offering packaged and FIT vacations to a lot more than 1,300 destinations in the Caribbean; Asia and its own subcontinents and the Persian Gulf; Mexico; South and central America; Europe, like the Eastern Mediterranean; Africa; Australia; New Zealand; Fiji; the island of Tahiti; Canada; the Continental U.S.; Alaska; and Hawaii. A thorough portfolio features a lot more than 200,000 resorts, hotels and over 1,500 luxury villas, plus 2,000 tours provide global choices for every traveler. Besides travel packages utilizing scheduled air on major carriers, the business offers dedicated vacation flights from 26 U also.S. departure cities to popular vacation destinations throughout Mexico, the Caribbean and Costa Rica.
As upstate New York’s largest member services organization, AAA Central and Western NY provides a lot more than 870,000 members with travel, insurance, automotive-related and financial services. Since its founding in 1902, AAA is a leading advocate for the security of most travelers. Visit AAA at www.AAA.com. For travel inquiries or arrangements, call 855-862-6651.