Virtual Travel Events Completes Day One of 2012 Vacation Agent Expo
By James Shillinglaw
November 14, 2012 10:30 PM
Virtual Travel Events, a division of travAlliancemedia, held a successful first day of its 2012 Vacation Agent Expo on Nov. 14. Hundreds of travel agents attended the expo to increase their knowledge on different suppliers and destinations and talk one-on-one with representatives at 18 booths
The Vacation Agent Expo also debuted its first ever Magic of Mexico floor, which featured an additional nine booths dedicated to helping agents sell the beautiful country of Mexico and its resorts. Vacation Agent Expo had two live presentations scheduled during the two-day event. On Wednesday, Sandals held a webinar dedicated to “WeddingMoons” and provided agents with information on how to sell their properties to the very lucrative destination weddings and honeymoons market.
The second live presentation focused on “Selling River Cruises” with Viking River Cruises. This webinar was rescheduled until Thursday, Nov. 15, due to technical difficulties. The live presentation will focus on how to sell river cruises, the hottest travel trend today. Please join Viking River Cruises at 4:30 p.m. ET Nov. 15 for this presentation!
Day two of the 2012 Vacation Agent Expo will open on Thursday, Nov. 15, at 2:00 p.m. ET. Attend this show for your chance to win some amazing prizes, including a three-night stay at Jewel Resort’s Runaway Bay Beach & Golf Resort, a four-night stay at Desire Pearl Resort and Spa in Mexico’s Riviera Maya, a full year premium Agent Studio subscription, a two-night stay at the Palms Hotel & Spa, a $100 prepaid Visa card from Enterprise, and more. The Vacation Agent Expo team will also be giving away a brand new iPad Mini. Register for the event at www.vacationagentexpo.com.