Travel Agents

Helloworld invests in QLD-based agencies

Hannah Edensor

Helloworld Travel has announced it has agreed to purchase a minority shareholding in Queensland-based company, Cooney Investments, operators of branded network member agencies, Helloworld Travel Mackay (pictured above), and Helloworld Travel Mount Pleasant.

It also operates the successful and industry recognised Hosted Journeys Group Travel and Events products.

Owned and operated by MD John Cooney, the award winning QLD agency has a highly successful track record and history with the Helloworld Travel group, having been members of the branded network for 31 years.

“John Cooney and his teams in Mackay and Mount Pleasant have been among our most successful franchise operators with over thirty years of history with the company,” Helloworld’s CEO and MD Andrew Burnes.

Cooney added, “We have been with Helloworld Travel in its current and previous guises and to take this next step is a demonstration of our strong partnership and commitment.

“I have no doubt it will bring with it great results for all of us.”

 

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