CONTACT: JENNIFER FERNANDEZ, SVP EVENTS & CONTENT
PHONE: (718) 979-1952
(Boston, MA – January12, 2023) – Travel Show Marketing Group (TravelSMG) an independent organization dedicated to the B2B leisure vacation market has announced the inclusion of the Agent Accelerator Presented by Travefy Academy as part of the educational offerings for the 2023 Las Vegas Travel Agent Forum. The Agent Accelerator program will be the opening event on Friday, March 31 from 2:00 – 5:00 pm with the entire Forum running until Monday, April 3.
“We’re excited to once again collaborate with the Travefy team, this time featuring the Agent Accelerator program presented by Travefy Academy at the 2023 Las Vegas Travel Agent Forum. The Travefy team continues to provide a wealth of information and expertise to the travel agent community on a plethora of critical business topics. While the Agent Academy program is a stand-alone opportunity being held in cooperation with the Forum, it will undoubtedly complement our extensive educational offerings in 2023”, said Jim Cloonan, President and CEO, TravelSMG.
The Agent Accelerator program will be presented as a three-part program and is designed to inspire and equip agents with the leading marketing and sales best practices and software tools to supercharge business. While the Agent Accelerator program will be held in conjunction with the Las Vegas Travel Agent Forum, professional travel agents are welcome to attend free of charge regardless of their registration affiliation with the Forum, though it is encouraged to register for both.
“Our mission is to power the success of travel professionals and Travefy Academy is committed to providing free, educational resources to deliver on that mission and help Travel Agents grow their businesses. We’re thrilled by the opportunity to deliver on that mission with the Agent Accelerator seminars”, Scott Rutz, VP Sales & Marketing, Travefy.
The Las Vegas Travel Agent Forum will be in its thirteenth year of production in 2023 and will attract upwards of 1,000 leisure travel sellers from across North America. The event will also house nearly 300 global destinations, commissionable vacation providers and resources for the travel agent community. In addition to the Agent Accelerator program, the Forum will feature a diverse conference program with important tracks such as: Sales & Marketing; Niche & Product Development; Agency & Agent Strategies; a complete line-up of product and destination familiarization sessions during the Discover Series; access to the Roundtable small-group product program; two distinct evening events; and the tradeshow where all exhibitors will have a presence.
Travel agents interested in learning more or registering should visit www.TravelAgentForum.com. Registration is currently open and travel agents can take advantage of the current Early Bird Rate of $139 (which increases to $179 on January 15th). The Paris Hotel Casino is offering a special travel agent rate of $119.00 per night to registered travel agents. Reservations can only be made after registration is complete.
Travel Suppliers interested in learning more or wish to secure their participation should contact Jennifer Fernandez, SVP Events & Content via email at Jennifer@TravelSMG.com.
About TravelSMG: Travel Show Marketing Group (TravelSMG) is an independent organization dedicated to the B2B leisure vacation market with the sole purpose of connecting supplier partners on a global level with North American travel agents. Our diverse portfolio of engagement solutions include live events, ranging from large-scale tradeshows, boutique niche and/or destination focused events, virtual event experiences and a complete offering of digital opportunities for supplier partners to maximize their presence to travel agents across the continent. While each of our initiatives offer a unique value proposition, TravelSMG has a proven track record in producing highly effective opportunities offering a balance of education, networking and product awareness. Please visit www.TravelSMG.com for a complete list of events.
About Travefy: Travefy’s mission is to power the success of travel professionals. Our award-winning suite of itinerary, proposal, marketing, and client management tools help Travel Advisors and professionals save time, impress clients, and sell more. Travefy powers thousands of travel businesses across the globe ranging from small, independent travel advisors to the largest travel agencies, consortia, and organizations. Travefy has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Forbes, among other publications, and has won numerous industry honors including the ASTA Entrepreneur of the Year Award. For more information, please see: https://travefy.com
About Travefy Academy: Travefy Academy is a free education resource for today’s community of Travel Advisors and travel professionals. Travefy Academy launched in 2018 as a part of Travefy’s commitment to power the success of travel professionals. Travefy Academy brings together travel industry experts and thought leaders to provide powerful content and educational webinars to help Travel Advisors grow their travel business. For more information, please see https://academy.travefy.com.