Cruises Inc., CruiseOne and Dream Vacations honored their top travel agents and franchisees at the 2017 National Conference for the three World Travel Holdings brands at a special awards ceremony. In addition to emceeing the night, Drew Daly, general manager of network engagement and performance, and Joelle Delva, vice president of operations, belted out popular songs during their rendition of Carpool Karaoke.
The awards ceremony was an audiovisual spectacular with more than 100 agents recognized for their achievements in sales, marketing, public relations, social media, IT and more, with a record number of agents being inducted into the 2017 Circle of Excellence, the highest achievement for CruiseOne and Dream Vacations.
Mike Ziegenbalg of Jasper, GA, was recognized as the Dream Vacations Franchisee of the Year, while Lori Foster of San Clemente, CA, received the Cruises Inc. Agent of the Year award.
The conference also saw Daly deliver an opening keynote, introducing the conference’s ACHIEVE theme. Attendees also got a chance to see a cruise line executive panel, as well as a special question-and-answer session with Royal Caribbean International President and CEO Michael Bayley.
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