All About Cruises, based in Burlington, N.C., has been named Carnival Cruise Lines’ “Agency of the Year.”

All About Cruises, which was selected from more than 31,000 cruise selling travel agencies throughout the U.S. and Canada, was recognized for its professionalism, enthusiasm and innovation in sales and marketing techniques.

Pictured here during a recent reception at the agency are (from left to right). Carnival's Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing Vicki Freed. All About Cruises owners Sharon and Wayne Euliss. Carnival's Eastern North Carolina Business Development Manager Wendy Whitener and Vice President of Sales Maurice Zarmati.

Following the reception, representatives from the agency and the cruise line traveled via limousine to a local restaurant for dinner compliments of Carnival.