Holland America Honors Protravel as a Top Retail Travel Partner

(Courtesy of Protravel) Marni Becker (center), Protravel Senior Director of Cruise Sales, is presented the Retail Travel Partner Excellence Award from Holland America by (from left) Joseph Slattery, SVP Global Marketing & Sales for Holland America Line; Charles Dunwoody, Senior Director, National Account Sales; Eva Jenner, Vice President of Sales, Holland America; Arnold Donald, CEO of Carnival Corp.

Protravel International, a luxury travel agency, has been honored with an award from one of Carnival Corporation’s cruise brands, Holland America Line. During the World’s Leading Cruise Lines 2018 Excellence Awards event held recently in San Diego, Protravel was designated top Retail Travel Partner by Holland America.

The Excellence Awards recognize travel agency partners in a variety of areas including brand loyalty, dedication to growth, commitment to innovation and participation in education and training. During the awards presentation, Protravel was recognized for its revenue generation and excellence in giving its members the tools to effectively sell vacations on Holland America Line.

“Travel agents are key stakeholders in Carnival Corporation’s success and I am honored to join our North American cruise brands in recognizing the travel partners who help us exceed our guests’ expectations every day, through the understanding of their clients and through their loyalty, hard work, dedication and creativity,” said Arnold Donald, President and CEO of Carnival Corporation & plc. “Congratulations to Protravel as an award recipient, and thanks for your outstanding partnership, professionalism and commitment in support of Carnival Corporation’s world-leading cruise brands.”

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Protravel International, LLC is a Travel Leaders Group company. Founded in 1984, Protravel is headquartered in New York City and supports 20 locations throughout the United States and the United Kingdom, plus a network of hosted agents in all corners of the United States. Today, approximately 1,000 people make up the Protravel organization.

Travel Leaders Group represents approximately 52,000 travel agents with expertise in 135,000 destinations and 53,000 areas of interest.

For more information, visit blog.protravelinc.com.

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