Cruise Planners Ribbon Cutting – Home Office in Coral Springs
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, hosted its official ribbon-cutting ceremony at its new corporate headquarters yesterday (Feb.12), which boasts a modern, sleek and Google-inspired design with semi-open collaboration spaces.
Playing “The Greatest Showman,” Scott Koepf, vice president of strategic development, Cruise Planners, commanded the stage at the Diplomat Hotel in Hollywood Beach, FL, on Tuesday — attired in a ringmaster’s costume that would have made P. T. Barnum proud. (travelagentcentral.com)
Cruise Planners®, an American Express Travel Representative, has once again earned a spot on Inc. magazine’s 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing private companies. Cruise Planners has been ranked six years in a row with a three-year growth of 69 percent.
With more responsive design, CP Maxx, the new proprietary booking and customer relationship management (CRM) tool for Cruise Planners franchises, has already increased the agents’ engagement with Cruise Planners’ headquarters (called Home Office) by 22 percent. (travelagentcentral.com)
Last year, Cruise Planners had the strongest sales year in its history. “You all have taken it to the ‘max,’” Michelle Fee, the organization’s co-founder and CEO, emphatically told agents attending the opening session of the Cruise Planners mid-year conference at the Broward County Convention Center at Port Everglades, FL, on Sunday. (travelagentcentral.com)
From the 2018 Travvy Awards, Cruise Planners happily took home two statues: the gold for Best Travel Agency Consortium Cooperative or Franchise Group and the silver for Best Travel Technology Provider. (travelpulse.com)
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, rolled out its newest proprietary technology solution, CP Maxx™, a next-generation booking and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system exclusively for its travel agent network.
With dozens of new ships coming online in the next five years, the cruise industry is in serious growth mode. That translates to job security for travel agents, since cruise lines depend on agents to sell their products, said Vicki Freed, Royal Caribbean International’s senior vice president of sales, trade support and service. (travelmarketreport.com)
At this year’s Cruise Planners convention in Cancun, Mexico, the organization announced a new artificial intelligence program that includes the development of two Alexa Skills compatible with Amazon devices, billed as the first artificial intelligence program for home-based travel agents. (travelagentcentral.com)
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, recently invited its top-producing travel advisors from the Cruise Planners franchise network on an exclusive week-long trip to the Galapagos Islands. (travelagentcentral.com)
Entrepreneur Magazine has named Cruise Planners to its 2017 Best of the Best list, making it the only travel franchise to appear on the 2017 list. The Best of the Best list recognizes elite franchises that ranked at the top of their industry categories in Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500. (travelagentcentral.com)