Travel Weekly is happy to announce that expert travel advisor and proprietor of KT Getaways Aspiration Holidays, Charlie Thongpahusatcha, participated in the STAR (Select Journey Advisor Recognition) Plan during its once-a-year CruiseWorld party. STAR members ought to satisfy demanding qualifying standards and reveal what it suggests to be a qualified skilled in the travel business.
This year’s CruiseWorld, held just about in November, connected 1,300 travel marketplace industry experts. Advisor attendees participated in academic workshops, listened to from c-degree market executives, partook in discussion-based mostly peer-to-peer sessions, and engaged in one particular-on-1 video conferences with provider reps.
The STAR Program curates a team of the industry’s most devoted and specialist journey advisors by way of an application and overview course of action that will involve reference checks and an evaluation of latest business enterprise techniques. These chosen to participate acquire complimentary conference registration as nicely as particular possibilities to hook up 1-on-one particular with reps from destinations, tour operators, airlines, cruise traces, lodges, and much more, from all more than the environment.
“It was an honor and privilege to be find as a STAR Attendee at Journey Weekly’s once-a-year CruiseWorld event,” claimed Thongpahusatcha. “The celebration was a good results and presented me with broader expertise of the field and beneficial networking opportunities.”
While attending CruiseWorld, Thongpahusatcha listened to keynote addresses on the point out of the business from leading cruise line executives. STARs also figured out of location solution offerings, health and fitness and basic safety protocols, and up to date insurance policies from a variety of journey suppliers. Advisors also experienced obtain to additional than 40 virtual tours of ships, sights and resort homes.
All of these important encounters blend to preserve STAR advisors up to date with the latest business tendencies and best tactics, as the marketplace moves to recovery. This allows them to continue on to present the most up-to-date details to their consumers in this at any time-switching travel landscape.
“Those picked for the STAR Application are unbelievably passionate, perseverant and motivated about this market, inspite of these difficult times,” reported Alicia Evanko-Lewis, Senior Vice President of Occasions, Northstar Vacation Group. “The team vets all applicants to assure all STAR contributors are really serious about their careers and about supplying their consumers the most effective doable provider. All vacation advisors ought to make accomplishing STAR standing just one of their skilled targets. This group of STARs demonstrated the utmost professionalism as a result of a hoping yr and we were honored to have them participate in CruiseWorld.”
KT Getaways Aspiration Holidays is a entire-support journey company based in Great Neck. It has received the “Best Journey Agency” accolade for two consecutive decades (2019 and 2020) from Blank Slate Media.
For far more data or to book a dream holiday vacation, remember to connect with 917-623-0500 or go to cthongpahusatcha.dreamvacations.com.