Technology

New webinar library goes live for agents

Destination Webinars has launched a new online library where Australian and New Zealand agents can access a veritable feast of updates and info from the industry.

There are 30 webinar recordings in the online library so far, with new videos added weekly, including those from the live weekly BYO Coffee Cluster webinar series.

The recordings include recent updates from airlines, destinations, wholesalers, tour operators, cruise lines and more.

Charlie Trevena, founder of Destination Webinars, said: “I’m thrilled to be able to assist the industry stay connected online at this difficult time.

“The webinar library is an easy way for agents to keep up with the latest product and destination updates in their own time, and it provides suppliers with an additional webinar distribution channel.”

Trevena said both the live webinar series and the on-demand library have been embraced by agents and suppliers alike.  You can check it out here.

This Thursday’s live BYO Coffee Cluster webinar includes updates from Skimax, Northern California and Room Res. You can register here.

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