May 3rd was Travel Agent Day

The first Wednesday in May (May 3rd) the industry celebrated Travel Agent Day. ACTA took the day to recognize the work of Travel Agents and promote the dedication and professionalism our members bring to the travel industry by sharing ACTA's top 5 reasons to use a Travel Agent

In Kingston and Ottawa Ontario Membership Manager Fiona Bowen hit the streets with cookies and greetings to pay a visit to surrounding members. Below Fiona celebrates with CAA Travel (South Central Ontario).

L to R -Linda Tobin, Chris Anderson Bahan, Fiona Bowen ACTA, Noreen Kealey CTC

Below Jeff Verman (Center) and his team share greetings with ACTA Partnership Manager Emma Daisley at the Uniglobe office in Mississauga

In Quebec ACTA Membership Manager Manon Martel along with ACTA President Wendy Paradis and Quebec Council Chair Andre Desmarais hosted over 60 ACTA members during a culinary event in the Old Montreal District. Below Wendy, Andre and Manon take a moment to pose for a picture while guests enjoy the opportunity to connect with their peers.

Alberta celebrated during an ACTA council meeting. Below The ACTA AB council enjoy a photo with their Travel Agent Day cookies supplied by ACTA VP of Advocacy and Member Relations.

In the photo below, front row, L - R - Lynda Craig of Transat Distribution Canada Inc., Shelley Ewing of TierOne, Heather Craig-Peddie of ACTA, Jona Way of Sait.
In the back row, L-R - Brian Oshust of Elite Travel Management, Terri Jo Lennox of Travel time Inc., Anthony Tonkinson (Council Chair) of Vision Travel Solutions, Peter Keyter of South Travel Inc, Dave Heron of Pacesetter Travel, Missing Pat Montgomery of Maritime Travel

In Atlantic Canada ACTA Membership Manager Lorie Cohen Hackett made her way through Saint John and Moncton New Brunswick sharing ACTA's appreciation of our members. Below Lorie (L) and Francine Patterson of Maritime Travel in Moncton pose for a photo

2017's famous Travel Agent Day Cookies

Travel Agent Day is designed to raise awareness and appreciation to Travel Agents by dedicating a special day to celebrate and recognize the profession. We hope you all took a moment to celebrate in your own way.

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