John Burgess of Preferred Travel of Naples Joins International Travel Advisory Board

Preferred Travel of Naples’ Leisure Division Manager John Burgess recently attended a travel industry meeting in Chicago and was invited to join The Travel Corporation’s Key Partners Advisory Board as a founding member. He will be representing Preferred Travel of Naples internationally.

The Travel Corporation is a large parent company with many highly acclaimed travel companies that operate under their umbrella. Preferred Travel of Naples uses several of their travel entities such as Uniworld River Cruise, Trafalgar, Contiki, Insight Vacations, Red Carnation Hotels and African Travel to name a few.

Burgess was invited to join due to Preferred Travel of Naples’ familiarity with the products, their client demographics and their extensive travel knowledge and personal travel experiences.

“We are very proud that John was invited to represent our company and travel advisors,” says Wilma Boyd. “We are truly honored to have a representative on this prestigious board,” adds Olga Placeres, Preferred Travel Agency Manager and CFO.

The Travel Corporation’s multi award-winning portfolio ranges from luxury hotels and boutique river cruises to independent holiday package companies and a variety of guided travel experiences. As a worldwide travel expert, with 40 sales offices and 10,000 team members, serves over 2 million customers annually takes travelers to over 70 countries.

Founded by President and CEO Wilma Boyd in 1984, Preferred Travel of Naples, Inc. presents a team of domestic and international travel specialists, and provides worldwide leisure and corporate travel services to individual clients and groups. Preferred Travel of Naples is located in the SunTrust Building at Pelican Bay at 801 Laurel Oak Drive, Suite 300.

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