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Virtuoso grows local presence with Travel Associates

Global luxury travel network Virtuoso is broadening its presence by announcing the expansion of existing member Travel Associates in Australia and New Zealand.

The expansion will see all of the Travel Associates branches become member locations in Australia and in New Zealand.

Virtuoso chairman and CEO Matthew Upchurch said: “We are delighted to expand our partnership with Travel Associates, and we look forward to supporting their growth and success within our global network.

“Their strong commitment to deliver customer service from trusted travel advisors aligns with our Virtuoso brand, and a stronger partnership will be valuable as we all work towards recovery.”

Flight Centre Travel Group’s general manager of premium brands and Travel Associates, Danielle Galloway, said: “We are excited about the opportunity to increase our Virtuoso membership in Australia and New Zealand, as we continue to develop and enhance the service and experience for the luxury traveller.

“The Virtuoso relationship allows us to deliver additional client services, bespoke experiences and exclusive amenities.”

Membership for the additional Travel Associates branches will begin on 1 January 2021.


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