Ensemble’s board is responsible for providing input on key strategic initiatives and programs to help members become more profitable and to support the Ensemble network of preferred suppliers. The Board members guide the overall direction of the organization, strengthening and leveraging its global position in the marketplace. A member-owned travel agency cooperative, the electoral process is one of the many ways Ensemble members play a key role in guiding the organization’s success.
Members currently serving on the Ensemble board.*
Barbara Crowe Ixtapa Travel, Saskatoon, SK
David Harris Orion Travelinx, Burlington, ON
Jill Romano Dimensions in Travel, Novato, CA
Linda Sains Lindale Travel, Asheville, NC
Lisa Theodoratus The Cruise Experience, Sausalito, CA
Mary Ann Strasheim Custom Cruises & Travel, Omaha, NE
Philip Houde River East Travel & Cruise Centre, Winnipeg, MB
Robbie Gold Travel Center Tours, Chicago, IL
Robert Durant WD World Travel Ltd., Vancouver, BC
Ross Spalding Crown Cruise Vacations, Princeton, NJ
Sanjay Goel Cruise Connections Canada Ltd., Vancouver, BC
Scott Kertes Hartford Holidays Travel, Garden City, NY
Terri Jo Lennox Travel Time Inc., Calgary, AB
Warren Buckner Gayety Travel Service, Brooklyn, NY (member emeritus)
Established in 1968, Ensemble Travel® Group is a proactive, member-owned and member-run organization of approximately 850 top-tier, independent travel agencies in the U.S. and Canada, and with recent expansion into Australia and New Zealand. With a membership that represents billions of dollars in travel sales each year, Ensemble Travel Group is nearing a 50-year record of boosting members’ profits and delivering high-volume sales to our preferred suppliers. All profits are paid out to members.
For our members, we design unique consumer vacation products; innovative and integrated marketing programs with sophisticated database segmentation; intuitive technology platforms and tools; and business coaching, training, and collaborative networking. By leveraging our global presence, we offer our members top profit-sharing levels and preferential commissions with the world’s leading providers of travel products and services; deliver high volume sales to our preferred suppliers; and enable members to offer their clients authentic experiences and exclusive benefits that will inspire their passion for travel. Our U.S. office is based in New York City; Canadian offices in Toronto and Montréal; and the Australia/New Zealand office in Sydney.
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