Get inspired with videos from your consortia peers sharing what they've done to stay connected with their clients and keep their business top of mind.
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The NEW Restart Sessions Panel video series is part of Ensemble's overall campaign — Mission: Restart, Recover Stronger! Join the EnsembleStrong Facebook group where we’ll post a video featuring a panel of your consortia peers focusing on recovery and restarting travel concurrent with what we hope will be a return to international travel and cruising in mid to late 2021 and 2022. The comments will be open to Q&A, and each featured member will answer the questions personally.
Restart Sessions and Restart Sessions Panel Series
How to Sell and Market Travel in a Post-Pandemic World
Moderated by Ron Bentley, Executive Director of Business Development & Training at Ensemble Travel Group , the panel featured three Ensemble members who are experts on the topic, including Tara Minson of InteleTravel.com, Flemming Friisdahl of The Travel Agent Next Door and Cindy McCabe of Bethany Travel
Moderated by Jenna Mahoney, the Travel Editor at Bridal Guide the panel featured four Ensemble members who are experts on the topic, includingLaurie Keith of Romantic Planet Vacations, Lauren Doyle of The Travel Mechanic, D. Parish Warren of Warren International Travel, and Sarah Kline of Time For Travel LTD.
Moderated by Dr. Jonathon Day of the Travel Care Code and Associate Professor in Purdue’s School of Hospitality and Tourism Management the panel featured two Ensemble members who are experts on the topic, including Justin Smith of the Evolved Traveler and Bronwen Hill of Personal Travel Management.
Moderated by Gene Sloan, Senior Reporter for Cruise and Travel at The Points Guy the panel featured three Ensemble members who are experts on the topic, including Megan Reimer of Cruise Vacations of Winnipeg, Jeffrey Sturman of Best Cruises, and DeeAna Archer of Archer Luxury Travel.
Moderated by Annie Fitzsimmons, editor of AFAR Advisor and a UK-based freelance travel writer, the panel featured three Ensemble members who are experts on the topic, including Avery Harris of Viking Travel, Brian Chima of Chima Travel, and Diana Hechler of D. Tours Travel.
Join Sylvie as she shares several ways her agency stayed connected with their clients, including a countdown they recently created to keep their clients inspired during their area's second COVID-19 wave and the resulting shutdown.
Join Tara where she shares the one thing that she believes is our opportunity to grow and evolve beyond 2020. Both she and her advisors have used this one thing (with much success) to spark connections with each other, the industry, their partners, and their clients.
Join Avery as he shares tips for connecting with clients through past experience. "With being a long-term business, we've had the unfortunate opportunity to learn from some of the past situations like 9/11 and the Great Recession."