07 May Press Release – May 7, 2015
WINNIPEG. MB BASED OUT’N ABOUT TRAVEL INC MAKES WAVES AT ONE OF TRAVEL INDUSTRY’S LARGEST INVITATION-ONLY EVENTS
Out’n About Travel Encouraged to ‘Think Bigger’ at
Vacation.com’s International Conference
Winnipeg, MB – May7, 2015– Lynne and Linda Robidoux Burndorfer from Out’n About Travel have just returned from Vacation.com’s 17th International Conference & Trade Show aboard Royal Caribbean’s recently-built Quantum of the Seas®. Robidoux Burndorfer joined a group of more than 1,200 industry professionals for the invitation-only event where they learned about the latest in travel industry innovation, participated in numerous training seminars, and had the opportunity to network with some of the travel industry’s top executives. Out’n About Travel which has been operating in Winnipeg, MB for 21years, has been a proud member of Vacation.com since 1994. Vacation.com is the largest travel business and marketing solutions provider in North America, serving more than 5,500 independent retail travel agencies across the United States and Canada.
“The ability to participate in this important industry event is extremely valuable for our travel agency. This year’s theme was ‘Think Bigger,’ which challenged us to home in on what we can do to continue to thrive in our marketplace,” said Out’n About Travel Owner, Linda Robidoux Burndorfer. “I strongly believe that the insights I gained from the speakers and educational workshops provided at this year’s Vacation.com’s Conference – in addition to networking with my colleagues and industry insiders – will ultimately allow me to better serve my clients. My goal is always to inspire our clients with exceptional travel opportunities.”
By gathering aboard the Quantum of the Seas®, Robidoux Burndorfer enjoyed access to some of the industry’s top experts from airlines and cruise lines to hotels and tour operators. The industry event also featured more than 100 hours of classes, workshops and seminars; and a full supplier trade show took place on April 29th. In addition, attendees at Vacation.com’s 2015 International Conference also had the privilege of hearing keynote speaker Randy Garfield, who served as President of Walt Disney Travel Company and EVP/Chief Sales Officer for Disney Destinations.
“We were treated like royalty aboard the Quantum of the Seas®, meeting with representatives from some of the biggest names in travel. Through these experiences, I am confident we will continue to create once in a lifetime vacations for travelers in this community,” added Linda Robidoux Burndorfer.
Linda Robidoux Burndorfer is also a member of Vacation.com’s International Advisory Board and a member of Vacation.com’s Canadian Council.
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