Luxury Travel Exchange to Feature Top Luxury Travel Companies

NEW YORK (Oct. 21, 2014) ─ Questex Hospitality + Travel today previewed some of the world’s foremost luxury travel suppliers and sponsors scheduled to participate in its 2014 Luxury Travel Exchange International (LTX), to be held Dec. 9-11 at The Palazzo in Las Vegas.

New suppliers include Kenya Tourist Board, Thompson Hotels, Portuguese National Tourist Office, Cayman Islands Department of Tourism, Select Italy, Visit Sweden and Tahiti Tourisme North America. New sponsors include Disney Destinations and Maldives...The Sunny Side of Life.

Previously announced suppliers include Abercrombie & Kent, International Expeditions, Baha Mar, Dubai Tourism, Emirates Vacations, The Inn at Little Washington, Playa Hotels & Resorts, Mediterra, Port & Channel, Buffalo Tours, Cruise Copenhagen Network, Tourism Australia and Sunset Key Guest Cottages, A Westin Resort.

Additional sponsors include AMResorts, Japan National Tourism Organization, India Tourism, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, The Puerto Rico Tourism Company, Down Under Answers, Sud de France Languedoc-Roussillon.

LTX brings prequalified, top-producing luxury and premium niche travel advisors together with leading suppliers for three days of interactive networking, accredited educational programming and intimate appointment options. The successful 2013 program hosted more than 5,000 one-to-one meetings among 1,000 professional travel advisors and luxury travel suppliers.

“This year’s program will bring a host of new and diverse global suppliers to the table,” said Jill Birkett, LTX event director. “Our goal is to provide luxury travel advisors direct access and quality time with some of the world’s leading suppliers so they can walk away with powerful business partnerships that will take their business to the next level.”

The event offers a traditional trade show and intimate meetings on its signature Exchange floor. The 2014 format will include eight-minute, mutually requested, one-to-one appointments to allow participants time to conduct business and discover how they can best fit each other’s needs. Additionally, open trade show floor hours will provide meeting opportunities for advisors and suppliers who were not scheduled to meet one another.

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