ABC Global Services reports strategic initiatives that position the company for continued growth. The moves include an expanded and relocated corporate headquarters from Chicago to Boca Raton, Fla. to better accommodate staff increases. The company also unveiled new services and branding.
In addition to the recent appointment of several senior-level staff, including Peter Frensz, VP, hotel & supplier relations, ABC reports the appointment of new hires: Russell Levy, CPA, controller; Patti Paton , director of marketing (a newly created position); and Anna-Lisa Ford, business development manager, Eastern U.S.
As part of its ongoing evolution, ABC reports new branding that visually represents the connection between the ABC Global Services and ezBOOK by ABC brands, while reflecting the company’s global strength and future direction.
As part of its ongoing commitment to help travel professionals grow their businesses, ABC said it plans to announce several products and programs over the next few months that add to its full suite of offerings. These offerings include:
· Enhancements to its ezBOOK, a booking portal that gives travel professionals immediate access to a global inventory of more than 200,000 hotel options, multiple rates and commission options, and buying power.
· Advanced commission collection
· Global travel alerts
· International air rate and re-faring desk
· Meeting planning services
“When I took the helm of ABC last spring, I expressed my commitment to continue to build on the company’s more than 35 years of success and dedication to the travel community,” said Eric Altschul, CEO. “Today’s announcement is the next step in that direction and our exciting new offerings and our new seasoned team members will make it easier for travel professionals to manage their businesses and provide the best service to their customers.”
ABC also said it will be soon introducing new marketing opportunities for hotels and other strategic industry partners that will provide more ways to engage with customers and drive greater value and loyalty.
ABC’s new corporate headquarters is located at 6001 Broken Sound Parkway NW, Suite 630 in Boca Raton, Fla., 33487. The ABC team can be reached at the company’s new phone number, 1-561-300-6645, toll-free at 1-800-722-5179 or at [email protected].