Travel Agents increase their knowledge of the travel industry in sunny Florida at Travel Planners International
From left: Alex Gonzalez, Busines Development Representative, TPI, Noelani Schilling-Wheeler, Senior Director of Sales & Marketing , O’ahu Visitors Bureau, and Maile K. Brown, Director of Marketing, Kaua’i Visitors Bureau, Luis De Jesus, Leisure Group Coordinator, TPI.
After checking in at TPI Headquarters and enjoying breakfast together, TPI travel agents continue to learn about the accounting aspect of the travel business by TPI’s own Dennis Aguilar – the man who knows how to make accounting fun and easy and is happy to share his knowledge. With TPI Insight in session, we get a visit from the lovely ladies of the Hawaiian tourist bureaus – the O’ahu Visitors Bureau, and the Kaua’i Visitors Bureau.
Cheesecake for everyone – flan cheesecake too, to top off a delicious lunch with grilled chicken and pulled pork.
The day continues with a presentation hosted by Omar Solis, Business Development Manager of the Southeast Region for the Exclusive Group Travel, Group Sales 101 by Luis De jesus, Groups Coordinator for TPI, and a presentation hosted by Lori taylor, CTC, Business Development Manager for Holland America Line.
John Fester, IT Manager at TPI, taught Email Good Practices & Web Tools, and before day two was wrapped up, Carlos Cividanes, EVP Industry Relations gave a presentation about TravelSafe.
Look for future TPI Insight dates if you wish to gain more insight to the travel industry practices in a small intimate environment with both TPI employees and major vendors in the industry.