Preferred Travel of Naples attends Signature Travel Network “Owner” Conference

Signature Travel Network hosted over 400 agency owners, preferred partners and travel industry leaders during their annual Owners’ Meeting in September. Olga Placeres of Preferred Travel of Naples attended the special Signature Travel event for first time as full owner and new president of Preferred Travel.

Kristina Gear, the new Managing Director for Preferred Travel, also attended the annual event that was held from September 11 to 14 in Austin Texas. The theme for the 2019 event was Elevate; this event was a celebration of how Signature members and preferred partners work together to elevate the travel experience for all travelers. During their three-day meeting attendees elected new members as well as re-electing Placeres as Secretary to the Signature board.

Signature Travel Network® is a member-owned travel cooperative, headquartered in El Segundo,
California, with a regional office in New York City. The network was established in 1956, and today,
includes more than 291 member agencies with 601 retail locations in the United States, Canada, Brazil,
Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and the Caribbean. Signature’s objective is to serve the needs of its members: boutique specialists, internet-based marketers and multi-location agencies, among others. Signature members include successful travel advisors who proudly serve a diverse group of clients.

Founded by 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.

Preferred Travel of Naples is now a Blue Zones Project™ recognized organization.

For information call (239) 261-1177, toll free 800-523-3716 or visit
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