MONTREAL, June 23 /CNW/ - The Association of Canadian Travel Agencies
(ACTA) held its annual ACTA Atlas Awards Gala at the Salon Ovale of the Ritz
Carlton Hotel. This annual event recognizes the finest in the industry from
Travel Professional and Travel Agency of the Year to Personality of the Year.
In total, five Atlas Statuettes were awarded.
Vision 2000 Travel Group was awarded the highly coveted Canadian Travel
Agency of the Year. The criteria as established by ACTA for this award,
"recognizes a travel agency whose business development has been spectacular
and innovative and whose outstanding influence and activity have advanced the
status of the travel agency industry."
"We are truly excited and honoured to be presented with this award," said
Joel Ostrov, President of Vision 2000. "It is recognition for all our hard
work and our dedication to both our clients and our people. We are confident
of our continued success moving forward with the finest team in the travel
industry. We thank the ACTA committee for organizing the Atlas Awards Gala and
all those who voted for Vision 2000 as Agency of the Year."
CEO of Vision 2000 Travel Group, Arend Roos remarked "This award
recognizes the incredible effort and talent put forward every day by our
highly dedicated associates and staff from coast to coast across Canada."
The success of Vision 2000 has earned them a position as Canada's 4th
largest travel management firm, and top 10 globally with Virtuoso.
About Vision 2000 Travel Group:
Vision 2000 Travel Group Inc. is the largest Canadian-owned travel
management company. A leader in travel management solutions, Vision 2000
provides a full range of business, meetings-events and leisure travel services
from over 30 full-service and corporate onsite locations. Vision 2000 is the
Canadian shareholder agency of RADIUS - the global travel company. RADIUS is
one of the largest travel management companies in the world and is
well-positioned to service multinational corporate clients on a global basis.
RADIUS operates from more than 3,600 locations in over 80 countries worldwide
and has an annual sales turnover of USD $20 billion.
For further information:
For further information: about Vision 2000 Travel Group: Brian
Robertson, Chief Operating Officer, firstname.lastname@example.org, (416) 487-5385