Ensemble Travel Group has announced the results of its 2017 Board of Directors election. A total of four directors were elected by Ensemble members, with two from the U.S. and two from Canada.
Elected members to the 2017 Ensemble Travel Group Board of Directors are:
- Rob Durant, CTM, president, WD World Travel, Vancouver, British Columbia (incumbent)
- Charles Richer, vice president, Groupe Voyages VP, Montreal, Quebec City
- Bob Romano, CTC, partner, Fugazi Travel Agency, San Francisco, California
- Ross Spalding, owner, Crown Cruise Vacations, Princeton, New Jersey (incumbent)
The board is responsible for providing input on strategic initiatives and programs to help members become more profitable and to support the Ensemble network of preferred partners. Board members guide the overall direction of the organization, strengthening and leveraging its competitive position in the marketplace.
The four newly elected directors join the following members who are currently serving on the Ensemble board: Warren Buckner, CTC, Gayety Travel Service, Inc., Brooklyn, New York (member emeritus); Sanjay Goel, Cruise Connections Canada Ltd., Vancouver, British Columbia; David Harris, Orion Travelinx, Burlington, Ontario; Scott Kertes, CTC, MCC, Vacations by Design @ Hartford Holidays Travel, Garden City , New York; Terri Jo Lennox, CTC, Travel Time Inc, Calgary, Alabama; Gary Pollard, CTC, Ambassador Tours Inc, San Francisco, California; Jill Romano, Dimensions in Travel Inc, Novato, California; Linda Sains, Lindale Travel, Inc., Asheville, North Carolina; Daryl Silver, The Great Canadian Travel Company Ltd., Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Lisa Theodoratus, CTC, The Cruise Experience, Sausalito, California.
Ensemble Travel Group is a member-owned organization of approximately 850 independent travel agencies in the U.S. and Canada.