CALGARY, May 29, 2012 /CNW/ - UNIGLOBE Beacon Travel was recognized May 12th, 2012 by UNIGLOBE Travel International as the UNIGLOBE "Worldwide" Franchise of the Year. The receipt of this coveted distinction by UNIGLOBE Beacon Travel marks the first time in UNIGLOBE's 32 year history that a Calgary based franchise has been honored in this way.
The UNIGLOBE "Worldwide" Franchise of the Year recipient is selected based on a comprehensive list of criteria including revenue and profitability growth, financial stability, operational controls, client retention and contribution to the overall UNIGLOBE system. The award is presented to the UNIGLOBE Franchisee(s) system wide who best exemplify the UNIGLOBE spirit of success based on their participation and contribution.
The award was presented at UNIGLOBE International's Global Rendezvous conference in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The event was attended by representatives of the over 750 UNIGLOBE offices located in over 60 countries around the world.
UNIGLOBE Beacon Travel currently employs over 65 staff with 90% of our resources focused on providing and supporting travel services to corporations and institutions. UNIGLOBE Beacon Travel is well positioned for future growth with annual sales volume of over $75 million and currently ranks as the 5th largest of 750 UNIGLOBE agencies worldwide.
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