Travel Experts, a top five Virtuoso agency, reports that agency revenue is up 23% year-to-date 2010 over 2009.  This includes all of the products and services that Travel Experts has to offer, including their Virtuoso product line.   In addition, Travel Experts’ Virtuoso cruise production has seen an increase of 40% so far in 2010 over 2009, as many travelers see cruising in the luxury sector as the best value overall.  Travel Experts was recently ranked number one for Silversea cruises for the entire Virtuoso network, and all of their luxury cruise partners are reporting increased revenues for Travel Experts.

“Our independent agents are the best in the industry, so we are proud to support and be a part of their continuing success that endures regardless of the economic climate,” said Susan Ferrell, president of Travel Experts, Inc.  “The entrepreneurial spirit that permeates everything we do at Travel Experts keeps us motivated and dedicated to providing the best travel experience options for travelers and high levels of success for our independent agents.”

Travel Experts, Inc. is one of Virtuoso’s top five agencies, and they were also rated 40th on Travel Weekly’s 2010 "Power List" of the Largest Agencies in the Country.