Preferred Travel attends exclusive Thomas Keller restaurant Celebration for Seabourn® Cruise Line

Preferred Travel of Naples was invited to attend a VIP dinner by Chef Thomas Keller at his restaurant, The Surf Club, located in Miami, Florida; the dinner was a celebration of Seabourn® partnering with Keller to open “The Grill by Thomas Keller” onboard their fleet.

Preferred Travel was the sole agency from Southwest Florida invited to this special occasion; Kristina Gear, IC Team Manager, and Kit Matthews, Travel Advisor, represented the travel team.

Those attending the special dinner were introduced to the Thomas Keller cuisine and afterwards, Gear and Matthews were given a private tour of the kitchen which was led by Chef Keller.

Three of the top Seabourn® executives joined 16 travel advisors and media from all over Florida for wonderful dining experience presented by the famous chef. Seabourn® exclusively invited agencies that were strong supporters and producers of the luxury cruise company.

“Kit Matthews is one of our senior travel advisors; he’s a top producer and cruiser on Seabourn,” says Wilma Boyd, President and CEO of Preferred Travel of Naples. “Kit has sailed over 150 days with Seabourn making him an expert in his field.”

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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