TPI Advisor Takes Home ACTA Award
TORONTO, CANADA – Travel Professionals International (TPI), a Top 10 Canadian Virtuoso Agency and Canada’s leading network of independent travel advisors, salutes one of their own for achieving top results!
The Association of Canadian Travel Agents (ACTA) awarded its annual Travel Agency Leadership Awards at Travel Market Place in Toronto on Wednesday. The honours, which are given in partnership with Air Canada, recognize individuals who have made a significant impact on the Canadian travel industry as a whole. TPI Advisor Corry Ticknor was the recipient of the Maguire-Wamsley award. This award is given to the agent who achieves the overall highest combined grade on the CTM designation process that consists of an exam, 2 written case studies, performance assessment and phone interview with ACTA.
“After 21 years of work and personal travel-related experience in this incredible industry, I truly believe in professional development and I encourage others to do the same. Anyone can become a Travel Advisor, but we should all strive to take it to the next level by investing in our careers, ourselves and our industry. Being able to say I’m a Certified Travel Consultant and Certified Travel Manager has helped me establish credibility with my clients and the local community. I take great pride in my accomplishments and so pleased to be recognized with the Maguire-Wamsley award.” Said Corry Ticknor of Gotta Go Travel TPI.
“At TPI we put a focus and emphasis on continued education, over 40% of our TPI Advisor have achieved their professional designation with ACTA. and many other advisors in the process of taking their exams said Zeina Gedeon, CEO of TPI. “We are all so proud of Corry, last year was a year filled with growth for her with the expansion to a storefront agency, she goes above and beyond in all she does and her commitment to continued professional development is commendable. We salute her achievements!”