Richmond, VA, August 13, 2019—Allianz Global Assistance and Artist Travel Consultants are pleased to announce a new partnership to offer trip protection to travelers who share a passion for the performing arts. Allianz Global Assistance is a leading consumer specialty insurance and assistance company serving more than 40 million U.S. customers annually. Artist Travel Consultants is the preferred travel provider for Distinguished Concerts International of New York (DCINY).
Artist Travel Consultants selected Allianz to provide insurance to its customers based on Allianz Global Assistance’s award-winning customer service levels and its global reputation for industry-leading, reliable travel protection plans.
Now available to U.S. residents reserving travel through Artist Travel Consultants, Allianz Travel Protection plans grant travelers financial protection with 24/7 assistance in the event of qualifying trip interruptions, lost or delay baggage, medical emergencies, and other covered disruptions. In the event of a covered flight delay, customers who buy a plan that includes SmartBenefits and enroll in the service may receive same-day payments.
“Our partnership with Allianz Global Assistance enables us to provide exceptional travel protection and peace of mind in case of unexpected travel disruptions,” said Denise Womble, General Manager, Artist Travel Consultants. “Artist Travel Consultants is committed to offering our customers trip protection that’s as world-class as the music performances they’ll experience at Carnegie Hall.”
Artist Travel Consultants is best known as the leader in providing travel for Distinguished Concert International of New York (DCINY), and for visitors to see live performances at Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center. Its travel advisors offer enriching, intimate cultural experiences abroad and create exceptional in-bound NYC itineraries inclusive of exclusive hotels, entertainment packages, Broadway shows and much more. Their saying is “How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Via Artist Travel Consultants.”
“We’re delighted to be chosen as the exclusive travel insurance provider for Artist Travel Consultants. Whether it’s for the aspiring musicians’ first experience of a Broadway show, or a family’s 10th visit to Carnegie Hall, we’re always there to protect the moments that matter,” said Mike Nelson, President of Allianz Global Assistance USA and CEO of Global Travel Insurance, Allianz Partners.
Artist Travel Consultants
As locals, Artist Travel Consultants offer vast knowledge of activities, hotels, cuisine, tour guides, and entertainment to create a tailored experience that meets your budget while exceeding your expectations for a variety of clients. From the top of the Empire State Building to the depths of the 9/11 Memorial, or the excitement of hit Broadway shows to the romantic views from the Brooklyn Bridge, you’ll head home feeling like a New Yorker in just a few days. Consult with Artist Travel Consultants for your next trip to New York City, and make the most of the city that never sleeps.
Distinguished Concerts International New York
Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) is the leading producer of dynamically charged musical excellence. With its unforgettable concert experiences in renowned venues, empowering educational programs, and its global community of artists and audiences, DCINY changes lives through the power of performance. Learn more at www.dciny.org.
Allianz Global Assistance
Allianz Global Assistance USA is a leading consumer specialty insurance and assistance company with operation centers in 35 countries. In the United States, Allianz Global Assistance USA (AGA Service Company) serves 40 million customers annually and is best known for its Allianz Travel Insurance plans. In addition to travel insurance, Allianz Global Assistance USA offers tuition insurance, event ticket protection, registration protection for endurance events and unique travel assistance services such as international medical assistance and concierge services. The company also serves as an outsource provider for in-bound call center services and claims administration for property and casualty insurers and credit card companies.