Media Centre

News from 2014

 
30 October 2014

GTA welcomes Flavia Alzetta to lead global sales and marketing

GTA has appointed Flavia Alzetta as Senior Vice President for Global Sales and Marketing. Previously with American Express and Electrolux, Flavia brings wide experience in developing sales and distribution channels, innovative products, revenue streams and marketing initiatives. Her passion for leading people and building strategic partnerships will also help drive GTA’s future success.

GTA welcomes Flavia Alzetta to lead global sales and marketing (96.14 KB)
29 October 2014

GTA unveils free itinerary builder at ITB Asia to help agents profit

Emutrip tool unveiled at ITB Asia to give retail travel agents new revenue opportunities. Initially a free itinerary builder, emutrip will raise awareness of agents’ brand and expertise, allowing them to create, build, edit and organise their clients’ travel itineraries and present them in an appealing way. It frees agents to devote more time to understanding the particular needs of their customers and providing relevant recommendations and reassurance. Made to be mobile, travellers can download the emutrip app from the App Store and Google Play.

GTA unveils free itinerary builder at ITB Asia to help agents profit (115.29 KB)
28 October 2014

British agents on fam trip to Istanbul and Singapore with TravelCube

Eight travel agents from the UK see leading historic and contemporary attractions of Istanbul and Singapore on a week-long trip with TravelCube. In Istanbul, they took in the Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, as well as the Spice Bazaar, while in Singapore sites included Universal Studios, Chinatown, Buddha Tooth Relic Temple, Botanical Gardens, an open top bus tour and a river cruise by bumboat, as well as the city’s bazaars and markets. The group stayed at Istanbul’s Ramada Plaza Tekstilkent hotel and, in Singapore, the Resorts World Festive, Mövenpick Heritage and Mandarin Orchard hotels to be better able to advise travellers.

British agents on fam trip to Istanbul and Singapore with TravelCube (157.39 KB)
21 October 2014

GTA’s enhanced distribution deal with Outrigger goes live

GTA and Outrigger Resorts offer more accommodation options in Australia, Fiji, Mauritius and Thailand for leisure travellers. GTA’s travel agent and tour operator customers can book an even greater choice of accommodation from Phuket in Thailand to Surfers Paradise in Australia. Working with GTA, Outrigger is looking to grow its group-wide Asia-Pacific business in 2015 by 25%.

GTA’s enhanced distribution deal with Outrigger goes live (242.82 KB)