TORONTO (June 24, 2015) – Vision Travel has been honoured with an historic first. It is the first Canadian travel agency to be included among some of the top producing and fastest growing travel agencies on Travel Weekly’s annual 2015 Power List.
The Power List offers an authoritative ranking of the largest travel agencies in North America by sales, size and influence. Travel agencies are required to generate $100 million plus in annual sales with 15% of 2014 volume attributed to the U.S. market to qualify for the Power List.
Vision Travel is the largest Canadian-owned and operated travel Management Company, employing nearly 700 travel professionals and processing over $650 million in annual sales. The company has been providing a full range of corporate, meetings and incentives and leisure travel services from coast-to-coast to a wide spectrum of Canadian companies since 2000. Through acquisitions and a stronger North American economy, the company flourished this past year proving to be one of the big players when it comes to travel management firms.
Brian Robertson, COO of Vision Travel attributes their growth and recognition directly to Vision’s Team of travel specialists and exceptional clients who accept nothing less than the best.
“Recognition by the Power List as a company of size and influence is a reflection of our team’s extraordinary efforts over the past years. This list reiterates the fact that the travel industry is as strong as it ever was. Vision Travel is getting due recognition for being a key contender in the travel industry. We are proud to have made the list and hope to continue to rank higher for many more years to come,” he said.
The Power List is one sign that the travel management industry is here to stay proving that the use of travel agents continues to remain a strong practice with leisure and business travellers.