Last updated: 12:50 PM ET, Thu June 28 2018 Early Success of New-To-Travel Agents in the Avoya Network on the Rise Host Agency & Consortia Avoya Travel Eric Bowman June 28, 2018 PHOTO: Travel planning on the computer. (photo via seb_ra/iStock/Getty Images Plus) Avoya Travel ®, the network recognized as the best and most-awarded host agency, is seeing triple-digit network growth in 2017 over 2016 and continuing momentum in 2018. Over 50 percent of Avoya’s Network growth is attributed to travel professionals new to the industry, and these new-to-travel professionals are seeing increasingly early success in the Avoya Network. Committed to the success of travel professionals and continuously looking for new opportunities to provide higher quality education to Independent Agencies in the Avoya Travel Network™, Avoya recently partnered with Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) to provide high caliber education for the growing number of new-to-travel professionals entering the industry and joining Avoya. Through this first-of-its-kind partnership, new-to-travel professionals affiliating with the Avoya Network can join CLIA with Avoya’s member rate and take a series of CLIA courses prior to affiliation. With an education in selling skills, customer service, cruising, geography and more, the CLIA courses are designed to give new-to-travel Independent Agency owners in the Avoya Network the knowledge and foundation needed to achieve early success with their Independent Agencies. In addition to receiving the education needed to start a travel business, this partnership gives agents affiliating with the Avoya Network the opportunity to receive their CLIA membership at a discounted rate, to earn CLIA certifications and more additional CLIA perks. This recent partnership, in conjunction with the education Avoya offers and access to Live Leads™, has allowed entrepreneurs new to the industry to hit the ground running – booking more exceptional vacations and achieving early success. Average commissions earned in the first sixty days for new-to-travel professionals joining the Avoya Network in 2018 is already outpacing that of new-to-travel Independent Agencies who joined the network in 2017.
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