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During the June celebrations, agents can anticipate an assortment of activities and contests designed to highlight Club Med’s appreciation of the of the travel agent community.
Events will include:
Best Story wins:
A competition conducted via Facebook and email, which urges advisors to submit a story relaying the role they played in creating the perfect Club Med vacation for their clients. Clients are also encouraged to submit their own experiences. The top 3 stories will be selected for visitors to the Club Med Great Agent Facebook page to vote on. The winning travel advisor will receive a seven night vacation to the company’s Cancun resort for up to 4 guests. The client who contributed the story, will receive a three-night vacation to any Club Med resort in Florida, the Caribbean or Mexico for up to four.
Random Acts of Kindness:
Advisors will be awarded throughout the month with "random acts of happiness”. Rewards include: fresh flower arrangements, dinner certificates, spa baskets and gift cards. Club Med will also award eight randomly chosen agents, a complimentary stay in one of its eight properties located in Florida, Mexico and the Caribbean. Winners will be selected on June 27. Advisors must have booked a Club Med vacation in the past two years (July 1, 2012 – June 27, 2014) to qualify.
“Over the years, our travel partners have been instrumental to the long term success of Club Med…. However, this year in particular, Club Med in the U.S. has had a banner year and we want to take an opportunity to say ‘thank you for all that you do,’” said Patrick Mitchell, Vice President of Sales for Club Med North America
Club Med also has also introduced an array of new tools to support travel advisors, these include:
- An enhanced consumer website, with additional content focused on the value a travel advisor can provide to consumers.
- An update of the Club Med Expert Agent certification program and the Great Agents rewards program on Travel Agent University.
- The first Club Med Great Agent Awards.
- New travel advisor newsletter and Club Med product updates, promotional offers and selling tips.