Delta Vacations has once again been recognized for excellence by the travel industry, earning five Travvy Awards on Wednesday night – two golds and three silvers.
At the gala held at Gotham Hall in New York City, Delta Vacations won Gold Travvy Awards for Best Family Vacation Packager and Best Vacation Packager, U.S. and Canada.
The brand was recognized with silver awards for Best Vacation Packager, Overall and Best Vacation Packager, Mexico and Latin America. The Travvy Awards also recognized Delta Vacations President John Caldwell for individual achievement, honoring him with the Silver Travvy Award for Most Innovative Executive in the tour operator segment.
Caldwell and Steve Diggelmann, Delta Vacations, V.P. – Sales, hosted a number of top travel agency customers at the gala, including executives from Ensemble, Travel Pleasers, TravelSavers, Tzell and VIP Vacations. National Accounts Manager Tammy Heitsman and Business Development Manager Waldo Carmenate also attended the event.
“I’m thrilled that some of our best customers were with us for this event,” Caldwell said. “Along with reflecting hard work and dedication, these awards are strong evidence that the synergies we bring to the table with Delta are adding value for our travel agency partners and their clients.”
The Travvy Awards, presented by travAlliancemedia, recognize the highest standards of excellence in the industry today and honor travel companies, travel products, travel agencies, travel executives, travel agents and destinations for their outstanding achievement.
More than 39,000 agents and travel professionals voted for this year’s Travvy winners. A recap of the event, which includes a link to a complete list of 2016 winners, is available here.
Winning five Travvy awards comes less than a month after Delta Vacations earned Travel Weekly Readers Choices Awards for Best Tour Operator, Domestic Packaged and Best Tour Operator, Overall.
Delta Vacations offers custom-created vacation packages that bundle flights aboard Delta and its partners in more than 250 locations around the world. Delta Vacations is managed by MLT Vacations, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Delta.