Aerotravel becomes exclusive partner of Travel Leaders in Romania18 September, 2019
Aerotravel, one of the most important business travel & MICE companies from Romania, becomes exclusive partner in Romania and founding member of Travel Leaders network.
Aerotravel seizes the opportunity to become Travel Leaders partner in Romania and to be part of the ambitious project of creating a global network of travel management companies that will be able to provide the next generation of business travel services and corporate events.
“The partnership with Travel Leaders supports our mission to provide business travel services worldwide, to both local and international clients, to high quality standards. For Aerotravel, belonging to Travel Leaders means to open opportunities for business on a global level and to connect to the future of business travel, whether it is the latest technologies or new service paradigms. For our present and future clients, partnering with Travel Leaders means high-quality travel services, financial and operational optimization and thus a perfect experience. In other words, the guarantee that you are always heading in the right direction when traveling with Aerotravel”, stated Antonio Nitu, General Manager of Aerotravel.
The Aerotravel Group consists of Aerotravel, offering business travel and MICE services and communicating the Travel Leaders Romania brand and aerotravelcorporate.ro; Fabrica de Vacante, including own travel shops and fabricadevacante.ro; and two tour operators, i.e. CruiseHub and AeroVacante.
The Aerotravel Group has registered a constant growth, with sales of €35 million in 2017 and €40 million in 2018 and passengers rising from 116,000 in 2017 to 150,000 in 2018. For 2019, the Aerotravel Group estimates €45 million sales and 160,000 passengers. Business travel and corporate events represent 80% of the Group’s business.
Aerotravel will provide companies with customized travel solutions and services, which will benefit from the expertise and strategic support of Travel Leaders Network.
Travel Leaders Network is a global network that currently includes more than 561 major travel agencies, 42,000 specialists and over 75 years of history. In the United States alone, Travel Leaders has an annual sales volume of about $20 billion, representing the largest network of travel agencies in North America.
“We, at Travel Leaders Network, are excited about our new partnership with Aerotravel and the opportunity to expand our services to travelers in Romania,” said Roger E. Block, President of Travel Leaders Network. “Travel Leaders offers a comprehensive array of programs, combined with innovative thinking and proven best industry practices that will allow travel advisors at Aerotravel to seamlessly offer their clients additional services and improved access to international partners.”
Travel Leaders Network and Travel Leaders Corporate are part of Travel Leaders Group, which is among the top-ranked travel companies on Travel Weekly’s Power List and Buying Business Travel’s top travel management firms.
About Travel Leaders
Travel Leaders Network is one of the largest sellers of travel products and services in the travel agency industry, with millions of leisure and business travel clients each year. Travel Leaders Network is comprised of 6,000 travel agency locations across the United States and Canada. The vast network, state-of-the art marketing tools and technical solutions, solid partnerships with providers, as well as professional education programs differentiate member agencies and support their efforts to develop and become leaders on local and regional markets.
Travel Leaders Corporate provides business travel services for organizations and corporate events worldwide. Travel Leaders is one of the leading travel management companies globally, with over 561 partners and more than 42,000 specialists worldwide.
Founded in 1997, Aerotravel is one of the most important travel management companies on the Romanian market, that offers business travel and M.I.C.E. services.
Currently, the Aerotravel Group includes Aerotravel, that is the national network specialized in business travel and corporate events which communicates through the Travel Leaders Romania brand and www.aerotravelcorporate.ro, Fabrica de Vacante, which offers leisure travel through own agencies and the www.fabricadevacante.ro, as well as two tour operators: CruiseHub, which offer cruises on all seas and oceans of the world, and AeroVacante, with packages to Greece, Italy, Caribbean and exotic destinations in Asia.
Aerotravel offers business travel and M.I.C.E. services and benefits from the expertise of +110 travel specialists and 8 own agencies across Romania. Thanks to partnerships with global travel service providers and the membership to Travel Leaders Network, Aerotravel has the capability to deliver business travel and M.I.C.E. (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, Events) worldwide, to high-quality standards.