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TravelBrands raises $553,000 for SickKids Foundation

The donation was presented at TravelBrands’ Annual Charity Golf Classic with a match contribution by CP MISSISSAUGA, ON – On September 12, 2019, TravelBrands hosted its sixth annual golf tournament to raise awareness and funds for the SickKids Foundation. TravelBrands successfully raised $278,000 for the SickKids Cardiac Operating Room. CP, a rail-based transportation company, agreed…

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TravelBrands announces $20,000 contest prize winner

Frank DeMarinis and team surprise winner at Arthur Travel Services MISSISSAUGA, ON – To celebrate TravelGenie being offered through GDS systems, TravelBrands hosted a giveaway for travel agents. On September 10, 2019, TravelBrands surprised the contest winner, Bonnie Oxby with the grand prize. Bonnie received $10,000 for herself and $10,000 for her agency, Arthur Travel…

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TravelBrands successfully gives percentage of sales to SickKids

One per cent of all sales made on July 16 were donated to children’s charity MISSISSAUGA, ON – On July 16, 2019, TravelBrands donated one per cent of all sales made to the SickKids Foundation. TravelBrands would like to thank all clients, partners, agents and suppliers who made this one-day initiative a tremendous success. “Our…

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TravelBrands wins at Baxter Media Agents Choice Awards Gala

Canadian travel industry recognized by travel agents at prestige awards gala. MISSISSAUGA, ON – TravelBrands won two reputable awards at the second annual Agents Choice Awards Gala hosted by Baxter Media. The Gala was held on June 13 at the Arcadian Court in Toronto. TravelBrands won the following accolades: • Favourite Consolidator: TravelBrands Flights, by…

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Sam Youssef now Vice President for Red Label Vacations Inc.

As Vice President, Integrated Marketing, Sam will develop multi-platform marketing strategies for RLV’s wholesale division. MISSISSAUGA, ON – Red Label Vacations Inc. (RLV) is thrilled to announce Sam Youssef has been promoted to Vice President, Integrated Marketing. Effective immediately, Sam will lead all marketing activities across all channels that support the strategic and creative direction…

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Red Label Vacations Inc. welcomes Dianne Jackson to team

The Canadian travel veteran joins RLV as Vice President, Retail MISSISSAUGA, ON – Red Label Vacations Inc. (RLV) is pleased to announce the hiring of Dianne Jackson for the role of Vice President, Retail. Starting today, Dianne will develop and execute strategic initiatives for RLV’s retail brands. These brands include redtag.ca and itravel2000.com. “Dianne has…

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TravelBrands implements innovative payment plan technology

Uplift now available for land-only and TravelGenie bookings through TravelBrands MISSISSAUGA, ON – Booking and planning travel is easier than ever before with TravelBrands’ adoption of Uplift’s technology. Travel agents now have the option to offer a monthly payment plan to their clients. “Uplift has done an incredible job of offering accessible and seamless payment…

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TravelBrands names Shannon Smith as Director of Sales, Ontario

Shannon to lead TravelBrands’ sales team with over 19 years of experience MISSISSAUGA, ON –TravelBrands, a leader in the Canadian travel industry, is pleased to announce that BDM Shannon Smith has been promoted to Director of Sales, Ontario. As a respected character in the travel community, Shannon brings 19 years of experience and a wide…

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H.I.S. acquisition of Red Label Vacations Inc. is complete

TravelBrands’ CEO and executive team excited to lead organization into next chapter MISSISSAUGA, ON – Red Label Vacations Inc. (RLV) which operates TravelBrands, has been acquired by a subsidiary of H.I.S. Co., Ltd. (H.I.S.) Frank DeMarinis will continue on as president and CEO of TravelBrands. As president and CEO, Frank oversees a diverse portfolio of…

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