Royal Caribbean International Showcases Winners of 2018 Travel Awards

Royal Caribbean International has announced the 17 top-performing travel advisors for the 2018 Travel Partners of the Year Awards of North America and Puerto Rico. Newcomers and returning winners are being recognized for their dedication to the cruise line, demonstrated by their ability to sell Royal Caribbean in the industry’s most competitive year to date.

The winners for the coveted awards include 2017’s Chairman’s Award recipient, Cruise Planners – an American Express Travel Representative, securing the spot once again; Expedia Group, chosen for the President’s Award, and first-time honorees throughout North America: Cruises & Tours Unlimited (Southeast Partner of the Year), Magical Vacation Planner (Central Partner of the Year), MEI Travel (West Partner of the Year) and The Travel Agent Next Door (Canada Partner of the Year).

The 2018 Royal Caribbean Travel Partners of the Year:

*First-time winner

  • Chairman's Award for Overall Achievement: Cruise Planners – an American Express Travel Representative
  • President's Award for Overall Achievement: Expedia Group
  • New to Cruise Partner of the Year: World Travel Holdings
  • Southeast Partner of the Year: Cruises & Tours Unlimited*
  • Northeast Partner of the Year: Crown Cruise Vacations
  • Central Partner of the Year: Magical Vacation Planner*
  • West Partner of the Year: MEI Travel*
  • Canada Partner of the Year: The Travel Agent Next Door*
  • Home-Based Partner of the Year: CruiseOne/Dream Vacations and Cruises Inc.
  • Online Partner of the Year: WMPH
  • Consortia Partner of the Year: Ensemble Travel Group
  • Corporate Incentive Partner of the Year: Buy the Sea
  • Host Agency Partner of the Year: Nexion Travel Group
  • Marketing Partner of the Year: ICE Enterprise
  • Top Overall Producer – Puerto Rico: A & A Tours Network
  • Top Independent Producer – Puerto Rico: Travel Planners Inc/Expedia CentrodeCruceros
  • Automation Partner of the Year: Vacations To Go

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