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Host Agency & Agency Member Directory

The following list includes the best and most reliable host agencies in the travel industry. NACTA has developed stringent standards for host agencies to meet and by meeting these standards you can feel assured that these agencies will make excellent host partners. NACTA does not endorse any of these agencies, but has applied criteria deemed necessary to qualify as a NACTA Host Agency Member.


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Arizona


Your Travel Center Inc.

Connie Miller

414 South Mill Ave, Ste. 125

Tempe, AZ 85281

Phone: 805-456-2545

Info Email: conniem@ytc.com

Website: http://www.ytc.com


Arizona


Creative Travel

Delores Lee

2967 E. 3rd Ave.

Vancouver, British Columbia V5M1H7

Phone: 6046854374

Info Email: agenciacreativa@telus.net

Website: creativetravelcanada.com


California


Montrose Travel

Melissa Morgan

2349 Honolulu Ave.

Montrose, CA 91020-1821

Phone: 800-870-5799

Fax: 818-248-1923

Info Email: mmorgan@montrosetravel.com

Website: http://www.MTravel.com


Uniglobe Travel Center

Betsy Geiser

18662 MacArthur Blvd.

Suite 100

Irvine, CA 92612-1205

Phone: 800-863-1606

Info Email: utcinfo@uniglobetravel.com

Website: http://www.uniglobetravelcenter.com

We provide a home to agents of all experience levels from those that are new to the industry to the most experienced. With UTC Mentor U you will get the foundation and support you need to start your new travel business. We also Host and support some of the most experienced and savvy Professional Travel Agents. Regardless of your experience we offer all the support you need from the best support staff in the industry. If you are looking for a place to call home please contact us today. Find out why we have some of the highest producing agents in the hosted industry.


Colorado


Andavo Travel

Kirsten Little

8450 East Crescent Parkway

Suite 410

Greenwood Village, CO 80111

Phone: (888) 697-1573

Info Email: Kirsten.Little@andavotravel.com

Website: http://www.andavotravel.com

The ideal host agency, for a host of reasons. Meet Andavo Travel, a premier host agency that provides you access to multiple GDS systems, cutting edge technology, and higher commission structures. On top of that, there are NO start-up fees, NO monthly management fees, payment in full and on-time, access to the acclaimed Virtuoso® network, and 30+ years of experience in the industry. Our dedicated staff and professional support services are also available to help you successfully meet, and exceed the unique needs of your clients. We prefer advisors with a minimum of two years experience, preferably in the luxury travel market. Come grow with us.


Florida


Avoya Travel

Skip Fortier

401 E. Las Olas Blvd.,

Suite 1400

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Phone: 1-877-493-3964

Info Email: Contact@JoinAvoya.com

Website: www.JoinAvoya.com

Tracing its roots back more than 50 years, the Avoya Travel Network™ is built on Integrity and Professionalism™ and has a long-standing reputation for being one of the world’s most innovative marketing and travel technology companies. As an American Express Travel Representative for 30 years, Avoya is recognized as the best and most-awarded host agency with the most successful independent agencies in the industry, and offers the highest commissions and support ratio, exclusive prices and programs like Live Leads™ (new clients sent directly to you), American Express Travel benefits, award-winning marketing, and much more. Avoya has a program for both experienced travel agents and new to travel entrepreneurs. Travel agency owners, travel professionals, and others interested in owning and operating their own travel business should contact Avoya Travel at 1-877-493-3964 or visit www.JoinAvoya.com.


Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Rep.

Dan Hicks

3300 N University Dr

Coral Springs, FL 33065

Phone: 888-582-2150

Info Email: danhicks@cruiseplanners.com

Website: http://www.cruiseplannersfranchise.com

Become a travel professional, not just a travel agent, with Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative. We offer the opportunity to be more profitable quicker, making more sales, while using exceptional technology tools such as our mobile back-office software, consumer smart phone apps, celebration registries, client vacation management portals and more. With our on-going training and support you are in business for yourself, but not by yourself.


Cruise.com

Susan Hall

255 E. Dania Beach Blvd.

Dania Beach, FL 33004

Phone: 800-827-2061 x6113

Fax: 954-266-6648

Info Email: shall@cruise.com

Website: http://www.cruise.com/host-agency/index.aspx

Located within our Dania Beach, FL Headquarters, Cruise.com’s Host Agency Division provides a welcoming ‘home port’ for our affiliate members. From our home office, our enthusiastic support team provides in-office training as well as unlimited virtual training to both local and visiting affiliates. Automation support, assistance to new affiliates for invoicing, group management, commission reporting and all other daily services is available on a regular basis. Cruise.com’s Host Agency Division is highly recognized for paying its independent contractors the highest commission in the industry at 100% and offers one of the best, advanced, state-of-the-art technologies that can be found within the travel community. Our cruise booking engine features more than 40 cruise lines and highlights all of the available consumer amenities. Our in-house tour department provides support and assistance for shore excursions, custom excursions, hotels and hotel pkgs. to help agents maximize the profitability of each booking


CruiseOne & Dream Vacations

Janet Harris, CFE

1201 w cypress creek rd

ste 100

fort lauderdale, FL 33309

Phone: 800-892-3928

Info Email: Recruitment@wth.com

Website: http://www.JoinDreamVacations.com

At Dream Vacations, you’ll soon discover our philosophy in helping YOU succeed in the travel industry is different. It’s not about us, it’s about YOU. Our focus is YOUR business. Our focus is YOUR success. Our focus is YOU getting recognized as the best travel professional in your market. Simply put, our focus is YOU and YOUR profits. Considering which travel agency franchise will provide you with what you need to succeed takes time and research. We recommend doing some comparisons and digging in to ask the hard questions. The bottom line – with which franchise will you be able to earn the most commissions and receive dedicated support?


Cruises Inc

Robert or Terri

1201 w cypress creek rd

ste 100

fort lauderdale, FL 33309

Phone: 888-400-8976

Info Email: SellCruises@wth.com

Website: http://www.SellCruises.com


Expedia CruiseShipCenters, Ft. Lauderdale

David Casey, Agency Co-Owner

302 Indian Trace

Weston, FL 33326

Phone: 954-349-1330

Info Email: dcasey@cruiseshipcenters.com

Website: http://cruiseshipcenters.com/davidcasey

Associate your travel business with a brand instantly recognized as a global leader of travel experiences – Expedia. Expedia CruiseShipCenters, Ft. Lauderdale, the first ECSC host agency in the United States, provides IC Travel Consultants personalized & leading edge training, client marketing, and business-building support to achieve their personal income goals. Focused on driving revenue ECSC Ft. Lauderdale enables its Travel Consultants to utilize the extensive Expedia network of travel products and services, through its proprietary client relationship technology – CruiseDesk. Inquire today to learn how Expedia CruiseShipCenters, Ft. Lauderdale host agency can help you increase your travel business revenues.


Expedia CruiseShipCenters, OVC

Daniel Rudner

2307 W Broward Blvd

Suite 400

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

Phone: 954-377-6425

Fax: 954-660-9001

Info Email: drudner@cruiseshipcenters.com

Expedia CruiseShipCenters, OVC’s commitment, strategy and vision is to be the leading host agency catering to Independent Contractors who want to achieve annual vacation sales of $100K to $2M+. With our industry-leading technology and innovative marketing, enjoy the best of both worlds: the dedicated support of a franchise built to exclusively support them and all the advantages of affiliating with the Expedia CruiseShipCenters brand. We are a top agency within the Expedia CruiseShipCenters network.


OASIS Travel Network

Kelly Bergin

4800 Federal Hwy

Suite 200D

Boca Raton, FL, FL 33431

Phone: 800-613-8380

Fax: 561-393-7622

Info Email: Kelly@oasistravelnetwork.com

Website: http://www.OASISTravelNetwork.com

OASIS is known to have the best marketing system in the industry for independent travel professionals. It includes a customized website, email & print marketing, a client engagement system, price tracking for cruises, an itinerary builder that can be accessed via any mobile device and so much more! We encourage self branding and have the technology to create all your marketing and client communications with your specific brand. If you want to grow your business you need to look at our program. If you are new to the travel industry then our New2Travel program is for you. It includes online and in person training. See more at: www.OASISTravelNetwork.com .


Travel Planners International

Agent Relations

1740 Fennell Street

Maitland, FL 32751-8662

Phone: 800-730-6392

Fax: 321-422-7730

Info Email: join@tpionline.com

Website: http://www.travelplannersinternational.com

Travel Planners International is a marketing and support agency for new and experienced travel professionals. Travel agents partner with Travel Planners International for their profit-generating marketing programs, consumer connect options, negotiation power, small-business training events and time-saving back-office support. Being an advocate for the travel industry as a whole, Travel Planners International educates and connects consumers directly to their collection of specialized travel agents and preferred industry suppliers through their interactive consumer-facing website, strong social media presence, direct consumer marketing, as well as their collaborative ventures with complementary industry associations and consortia.


Massachusetts


Atlas Travel & Technology Group

Megan Brennan

200 Donald Lynch Blvd

Suite 323

Marlborough, MA 01752

Phone: 508-488-1204

Info Email: megan.brennan@atlastravel.com

Website: http://athome.atlastravel.com/

Atlas Travel invites you to join its growing team as part of the newly designed AT Home network. Hosting independent vacation consultants (IVCs) since 1996, Atlas Travel has recently launched AT Home, offering a variety of features including marketing, technology, consortia membership, vendor relations and back office support. Proud member of ASTA, NACTA, IATA, ARC, Ensemble Travel Group and BCD Travel. Certified Woman Owned Small Business and National Women’s Business Enterprise. Consistently ranked on the Inc. 5000, Travel Weekly Power List and the 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Led Companies Worldwide, plus 2013 recognition on the Build 100 and Hire Power Awards. Whether you’re new to the travel industry or simply looking for a change, feel free to contact us for more information about how the AT Home network can work for you!


Maryland


WorldTravelService

WorldTravelService MD, VA, DC, ( 8 locations )

11350 McCormick Road

Executive Plaza II, Suite 102

Hunt Valley, MD 21031

Phone: 443-824-2191

Info Email: robp@worldtravelservice.com

Website: http://www.worldtravelservice.com/affiliate

Partner with the Mid-Atlantic’s Largest Host Agency WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU BECOME A WORLDTRAVELSERVICE® AFFILIATE OR HOST? A LOT! • Managing your business gets easier. Our accounting staff can do your ARC airline reporting, provide monthly commission reports and sales reporting, and help reconcile your groups and make payments. • You gain increased reach and higher visibility. With our customizable marketing materials, you’ll market your business with the backing of a worldwide travel network! You’ll be able to use Virtuoso LIFE and Virtuoso Traveler magazines, the Best of the Best annual compendium, and themed travel catalogs. And you can take advantage of direct mail and digital marketing support. • Your earning potential might just start growing. The WorldTravelService® financial resources include higher commissions and lower operating costs. You can earn up to 100 percent of top-tier commissions! • Your clients get exponentially happier. When you start offering coveted amenities and upgrades, escorted cruises, private tours and shore excursions, and more—at no additional cost to them—they’ll be so overjoyed that they won’t be able to stop talking you up to all their friends. Become a Partner and You Become So Much More WorldTravelService® is an esteemed member of the Virtuoso Travel Consortium, a worldwide network of travel providers. As a member, we have access to amenities, upgrades, benefits, unadvertised excursions and extravagances, and many other extra services that we provide to our clients. Our membership also allows us to offer the most competitive pricing in travel. Membership in Virtuoso is by invitation only, and represents just 1 percent of the global travel agency community. When you become a WorldTravelService® partner/affiliate, you also become part of this prestigious group. That means you’ll be able to take advantage of exclusive programs like Virtuoso Air 24/7, Virtuoso Voyages, and Virtuoso’s hotel and resort program.


Michigan


Key to the World Travel LLC

Heather Straight

6029 W Alanada Ct

CALEDONIA, MI 49316

Phone: 6168086740

Info Email: office@keytotheworldtravel.com

Website: http://www.keytotheworldtravel.com


North Carolina


Groupit Travel

Stacey Ray

4312 Del Webb Ave

Cary, NC 27519

Phone: 9195789028 ext. 101

Info Email: newagent@groupittravelagents.com

Website: http://www.groupittravelagents.com


Ohio


Magical Moments Vacations

Jen Kistler

2447 Tiffin Avenue #196

Findlay, OH 45840

Phone: 8773353668

Info Email: jen@mmvagent.com

Website: http://www.magicalmomentsvacations.com

REQUIREMENTS:  Preferred: Experienced Agents with a minimum of ONE year travel agent experience,  demonstrated sales record that would include current industry credentials,(IATA / CLIA), and/or Disney College of Knowledge Graduate. Will consider new agents with extensive personal or professional experience, planning and traveling to the areas we specialize in. New agents that are accepted, will work under a mentor for a minimum of 3 months.  Proficient with making online bookings use of social media to advertise your business and participate in our agency forums. Motivated and Self-Driven to build and maintain your own individual client base. WHO WE ARE: Platinum Earmarked Agency  - Disney Travel Company  *highest honor, Golden Agency - Apple Vacations, Gold Level - Mark Travel 500 Club (Funjet, Southwest Vacations, TNT, United), Presidents Club - Vacation Express, Certified Sandals Specialists, Commodore Agency - Princess Cruise Line. Members of: IATA, CLIA, NACTA, PATH,Vacation.com. Why is Magical Moments Vacations the right choice for you?    Respected and Trusted Award Winning Agency * Generous, On Time Commissions * 70% - 90% commissions based on your level of sales. Paid ON TIME via direct deposit. No hassles in getting paid your hard-earned money. * Online Client Relationship Management Software (free and paid options) *Members of: IATA, CLIA, NACTA, PATH, Vacation.Com * Supportive Agency and Fellow Agents - We work toward the mutual success of all! Our agents are part of the MMV family, and greatly appreciated and respected.  You will find yourself amongst the best agents in the country. We are motivated and successful! Come be part of the Magic!


South Carolina


Outside Agent Link

Krissi Harmon

1801 North Oak Street

Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Phone: 866-318-0391

Info Email: Admin@OutsideAgentLink.com

Website: http://www.outsideagentlink.com

Outside Agent Link has created a complete and AFFORDABLE home based travel consultant program perfect for stay at home moms, former travel consultants, retirees, presidents of clubs/lodges, any eager self-starter who has dreamed of owning their own business! Our business philosophy is to provide you the necessary training to become a successful travel consultant and NOT to charge high monthly or enrollment fees. Then together as a TEAM we will earn money together! The programs are very simple and do not have a complicated fee structure or ANY hidden fees! In addition, Outside Agent Link is a division of Thomas Hogan Travel, an associate member of the Travel Leaders Network providing you the recognition of belonging to the largest travel consortia in the US.


Texas


Nexion, LLC

Nexion Sales

6565 N. MacArthur Blvd

Suite 400

Irving, TX 75039

Phone: 800-747-6813

Info Email: sales@nexion.com

Website: http://www.nexion.com

Discover the Nexion Difference As a branch of Tzell Travel Group (a Travel Leaders Group company), Nexion® is a fully licensed, bonded and accredited host agency, where members have focused on selling travel since 1995. Nexion’s approach to your success is simply unrivaled. Join our full-service travel host agency, and you will: • EARN MORE with the industry’s highest commissions • DEVELOP YOUR EXPERTISE with award-winning business development and education • NETWORK AND LEARN at national, regional and niche events • JOIN AN EMPOWERING TEAM of supportive agents, dedicated staff and industry experts • GENERATE NEW BUSINESS through proprietary marketing and lead generation solutions • SAVE TIME AND MONEY using our efficient booking and back-office tools • STAND OUT IN THE MARKETPLACE with exclusive offers from our supplier partners Whether you are a seasoned veteran or new to the travel industry, the difference is clear. Joining Nexion – a powerhouse host agency backed by Travel Leaders Group – is the best business decision you can make.