News

Four Province Winners Selected for 2015 ITTN Travel Agency of the Year Award

Four Province Winners Selected for 2015 ITTN Travel Agency of the Year Award

The panel of judges for the 2015 ITTN Travel Agency of the Year Award selected a winner for each province yesterday, Wednesday 7th October, one of whom will be announced as the overall national winner at the Irish Travel Trade Awards on Friday 27th November 2015.

This year‘s Awards event sponsors (now a record 18 in number) were invited to nominate their top travel agency in each province and all nominated agencies were then invited to make a submission about their agency, including recent and planned marketing innovations, their website and social media activities, and photos of their agency exterior and interior.

The judges – Joan Scales, Travel Journalist, The Irish Times; Sinead Grace, Media & PR Manager, Tourism Ireland; Michael Flood, Editor, Irish Travel Trade News; and Neil Steedman, News & Features Editor, Irish Travel Trade News – met in the offices of Grant Thornton with Stephen Murrary as independent Chairman, and, following considerable debate, selected the following winners from eight nominated agencies in Leinster, six in Munster, four in Connaught, and five in Ulster:

LEINSTER REGION: JUSTSPLIT.COM

JustSplit.com, Leinster

 

MUNSTER REGION: J BARTER GROUP TRAVEL

J Barter Travel Group, Munster

 

CONNAUGHT REGION: FAHY TRAVEL

Fahy Travel, Connaught

 

ULSTER REGION: OASIS TRAVEL

Oasis Travel, Ulster

 

Two representatives from each of the four winning agencies will be invited as guests of Irish Travel Trade News to the Irish Travel Trade Awards Gala Dinner at the DoubleTree by Hilton Dublin – Burlington Road (formerly the Burlington Hotel) on Friday 27th November 2015, when the overall winner of the 2015 ITTN Travel Agency of the Year will be announced.

Table Bookings

To ensure your places at this year’s Awards event, book your tables or seats now at: http://www.ittn.ie/resources/ITTAwardsBookingForm2015.pdf

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

NEIL STEEDMAN has been a trade journalist, copywriter, editor and proofreader for 52 years, and News & Features Editor for ‘Irish Travel Trade News’ for the past 42 years.

More in News

Four Province Winners of ITTN Travel Agency of the Year Awards Announced

Neil SteedmanOctober 18, 2018

Cobalt Air Cancels All Flights Due to “Indefinite Suspension” of Operations

Neil SteedmanOctober 18, 2018

Flight Check: Dublin-Doha-Bangkok with Qatar Airways

Neil SteedmanOctober 18, 2018

IMFT 2018 Shines a Light on Thailand’s Thriving MICE Scene

Fergal McAlindenOctober 18, 2018

The Sky’s the Limit as Mount Charles Announces £30m BIA Contract Deal

Michael FloodOctober 18, 2018

Leitrim Leads the Way in Slow Adventure Tourism

Michael FloodOctober 18, 2018

Nordic Business Class Service Enhancements

Neil SteedmanOctober 17, 2018

Introducing the Traditional ‘Kahvikutsut’

Neil SteedmanOctober 17, 2018

Best-in-Market In-flight Internet Service

Neil SteedmanOctober 17, 2018

Copyright © 2016 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland