Travelport Named Partner of YearJanuary 21, 2010 By: Gideon Dean
Montrose Travel, a $115 million full-service travel and host agency, has named Travelport as its “Partner of the Year.” Montrose said Travelport “combines a traditional and online travel distribution service that is utilized by travel agencies, suppliers, websites, and corporations alike to provide top-of-the-line products and services for travelers worldwide.” Montrose cited Travelport’s continued support and excellent customer service.
Accepting the award on Travelport's behalf were Travelport executives Kevin Hemminger and Jean Allison. "While there are many, many people within Travelport that have been beyond wonderful to us, both Kevin Hemminger and Jean Allison have set the bar as the role models for customer service. I've personally sent them more than 250 emails this year, to which they've responded to each and every one," says Joe McClure, president of Montrose Travel.
Montrose Travel is celebrating 53 years in business. A family-owned travel management company, has grown from 14 employees in 1990 to more than 150 today and is now a top 50 travel management company and a top five host agency.
Montrose Travel says it strives to provide the highest quality services and most complete leisure, corporate travel and group travel management solutions for its customers and home-based travel agents. Growth has been solely out of the reinvestment of profit and positive cash flow. Montrose also operates MTravel.com for home-based independent agents.