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Orbit World Travel Joins Travel Leaders Network

We are very pleased to announce that Orbit World Travel has joined the Travel Leaders Network, North America’s largest travel agency organisation, with more than 42,000 travel advisors, as part of a major expansion of Travel Leaders’ international presence. Orbit World Travel will continue to service existing clients while anticipating new opportunities for growth as part of the international network.

Orbit will join more than seventy travel management companies around the world that are now part of the ambitious expansion of Travel Leaders globally.

“This expansion allows us to offer a highly-personalised service model to international organisations, with the backing of a leading travel industry company,” said Lisa Story, Executive Director of Orbit World Travel.   “We will continue to service our clients in a highly personalised manner while providing them with the benefits of Travel Leaders consolidation of global and regional travel programs and a number of travel management tools.”

“We, at Travel Leaders Network, are excited about our partnership with Orbit World Travel and the opportunity to expand our services to travellers in Australia,” said Roger E. Block, President of Travel Leaders Network. “Travel Leaders offers a comprehensive array of programs, combined with innovative thinking and proven best industry practices that will allow travel advisors at Orbit World Travel to seamlessly offer their clients additional services and improved access to international partners.”

Travel Leaders’ comprehensive suite of programs include marketing tools and hotel programs such as Bonotel Exclusive Hotels, SELECT Hotels & Resorts and Worldwide Hotels, an international destination marketing company (DMC) network and a vast array of education and training resources. In addition, Orbit World Travel will complement its extensive technology platform with Travel Leaders’ end-to-end technology suite to support both international corporate accounts and local customers.

“While we’re joining forces with Travel Leaders, one thing won’t change — our customers will continue to receive the highest level of personal attention and service that they’ve come to expect,” stated Lisa Story. “We’ll continue to lead the way in travel by offering innovative travel options encompassing corporate travel, groups, conferences and incentives, leisure and cruising, and industry leading technology solutions.”

Travel Leaders Network, ALTOUR and Travel Leaders Corporate are part of Internova Travel Group, which is among the top-ranked travel companies on Travel Weekly’s Power List and Buying Business Travel’s top travel management firms.

Travel Leaders Network

Travel Leaders is today one of the largest and most consolidated travel agencies in the world. In 2019, its two main business units, Travel Leaders Network and Travel Leaders Corporate, set out on a challenging globalization project. Then the international expansion of the brand started, they are solid agencies and leaders in their respective markets, bringing know-how and seniority to the network.

In Australia, Orbit World Travel is the exclusive representative of the Travel Leaders brand, providing its local customers with the possibility of regional or global consolidation, and providing an excellent service to global customers.

Today, Travel Leaders represents more than 42,000 travel consultants worldwide and is considered to be one of the largest travel agency companies in the world.

Headquartered in New York and active worldwide, it has an extensive network that assists travellers from around the world and seeks to provide the best experience when traveling.

  • Global Presence – we are present in more than 80 countries, part of an international expansion that placed us as the TMC with the highest growth in 2019
  • Experience in global consolidation
  • Global corporate travel management program
  • Global hotel programs – Worldwide and Select (Luxury)
  • Exclusive DMC program – Select In-Country Partners – international portfolio with more than 100 DMCs offering its customers a unique luxury travel experience
  • BTI and BTI Plus – Tools that consolidate data from multiple sources into a user-friendly solution, generating performance and savings indicators. The result is a comprehensive view of travel expenses, which helps to identify process inefficiencies and reduce expenses.
  • CARE – Provides the most advanced risk management, security intelligence and communication for crisis management.
  • Connect – Mobile App that manages all aspects of travel with 24/7 support. It’s like having a travel consultant in your pocket, wherever you are. Make changes to flights / hotels / car rentals, receive flight status alerts, avoid queues at airports for problem solving, send and receive messages from a travel consultant through the App.

For further information about Travel Leaders Corporate Travel Solutions click here.