Execs Reveal Insider Intelligence at Cruise Planners Annual Convention

(L-R) CEO Michelle Fee played a “cross examiner” with top-producing overachieversJulie Irovando, Michael Consoli and Nancy Bogert donning comical themed shirts for the educational

Cruise Planners, the United States' largest home-based travel advisor network, inspired more than 700 travel advisors to make their 2020 goals possible through fun, yet educational panels at its annual convention recently, according to a press release. 

Themed “Mission Possible,” Cruise Planners celebrated accomplishments, shared cruise and travel industry updates and learned from top-producing overachieving travel advisors with two exclusive panel sessions, according to a company statement.

The first panel session “Where in the World is Vicky Garcia” featured leading executives from a select group of luxury travel partners led by Vicky Garcia, COO and co-owner of Cruise Planners.

 “Our supplier partnerships are essential to the growth of Cruise Planners and our agents’ individual business success,” said Garcia. “The opportunity to have a collection of the luxury travel brand executives in one room sharing their experiences and extensive knowledge and tactics is indispensable. Our industry is rapidly developing, and our top priority is making sure our advisors are armed with the most updated information on ships, excursions, land travel and more.”

The second panel, “Michelle’s Cross Examination,” was led by CEO and Founder Michelle Fee and included the three top-producing Cruise Planners travel advisors. The trio gave the entire group an inside look at how they have achieved record growth year after year in their franchises. 

“Recognizing our top producers isn’t just an opportunity to congratulate them, but it’s a chance to share their best practices with our travel advisor network to help raise the bar for everyone,” added Fee. “We have more than 2,500 agents throughout the United States, and to have our Team in Green in one room hearing how our top advisors have built their businesses will continue their mission to infiltrate the travel world.”

The annual convention ended with a three-night cruise onboard the Sky Princess.

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