Tzell Meets in New York

Tzell Travel Group branch presidents and suppliers discuss industry issues at annual meeting By: Mindy Poder
Tzell CEO Barry Liben, left, with Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts founder and chairman, Isadore Sharp // © 2013
Tzell CEO Barry Liben, left, with Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts founder and chairman, Isadore Sharp // © 2013

Tzell Travel Group recently held its Annual Branch Meeting at the new Conrad New York, hosting more than 50 branch presidents and their team members.

“Our branch leadership looks forward to this annual opportunity to hear our insights, discuss industry initiatives, learn about our suppliers’ latest luxury offerings and enhancements and connect face-to-face,” said Tzell CEO Barry Liben.

Some of the main topics discussed included the state of airline partnerships; luxury hotel product offerings including the Travel Leaders Group Worldwide Hotel Program (launched Jan. 1); the importance of attracting new talent to Tzell through its parent company’s Travel Leaders of Tomorrow initiative (registration opened March 21); and best practices for Tzell’s legal and accounting procedures.

Travel supplier speakers included Isadore Sharp, Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts; Steve Sear, Delta Air Lines; Vicki Freed, Royal Caribbean International; Dondra Ritzenthaler, Celebrity Cruises; and others.

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