Boca Raton, FL (September 30, 2019) – OASIS Travel Network – the independent contractor division of Smart Travel Group – is pleased to announce that it was awarded Travel Weekly’s prestigious 2019 Silver Magellan Award for its Diamond Plan. The agency’s newest membership tier designed especially for independent travel agencies and advisors, the Diamond Plan is open to those who produce upwards of $3 million in annual land and cruise sales. The company earned the award in the Travel Agent Innovation subcategory, which is part of the Travel Agent Organizations – Overall category.
“We are proud to receive such an amazing accolade from an industry leader like Travel Weekly for our unique Diamond Plan, which debuted earlier this year,” said Kelly Bergin, president of OASIS Travel Network. “This award serves as a testament to our team’s dedication to providing unique programs for agents at every level of the business, and we look forward to continuing the work and providing the tools and resources our agents need to succeed.”
As one of the industry’s most financially rewarding options, the Diamond Plan offers members numerous benefits, including an outstanding 100 percent commission with no monthly fees, along with the highest commission percentage offered by suppliers. In addition, members have access to accounting and administrative support services, as well as digital and print marketing services offered by Signature Travel Network.
Additional perks available through the Diamond Plan include:
- An agency-branded website with a consumer booking engine for cruise and hotel
- Participation in Signature Travel Network’s email and print marketing campaigns and OASIS’ direct-mail marketing program, SmartMail
- Cutting-edge technology platforms, like the Axus Pocket Travel Consultant App, Client Reach, and CruiseFinder
- Sales achievement recognition through the Chairman’s Club, which includes annual awards, exclusive travel opportunities, and waived cost for the agency owner on the top producers’ annual trip
- Ability to add up to five associate agents with no additional fees
- Clientbase Online for customer-relationship management
Since 2009, Travel Weekly’s Magellan Awards program has recognized movers and shakers in the travel industry across several segments, including online travel services, travel agents and agencies. Each year, winners are selected by a panel of seasoned, top-tier industry professionals that use a 100-point performance scale to hand-pick victors.
For information on OASIS Travel Network’s Diamond Plan or to sign up, visit https://www.oasistravelnetwork.com/.
About OASIS Travel Network:
OASIS Travel Network is the independent contractor division of Smart Travel Group, a full-service retail travel agency. The host agency encompasses ten full-time employees and 850+ independent contractors across the country who sell cruises, escorted tours, land packages, air, and more. OASIS Travel Network has become a leading host agency in the United States and is a proud member of Signature Travel Network – currently holding more certified STN agents than any other host agency. To provide agencies with a plan that works for their personal goal in the industry, OASIS Travel Network offers various choices for agencies to pick from including a basic, elite, and platinum plan. The Diamond Plan, the agency’s newest membership tier and recent winner of a 2019 Travel Weekly Silver Magellan Award, was designed especially for independent travel agencies and advisors producing upwards of $3 million in annual land and cruise sales. New2Travel, the agency’s program for “New Sellers of Travel” and recipient of a 2018 Travel Weekly Silver Magellan Award, is a hand-picked curriculum that the host agency created to prepare new independent travel professionals, which includes an in-person three-day boot camp training. OASIS Travel Network also offers its agencies various technologies and marketing solutions free or at a very reasonable cost to help grow their business. For more information on OASIS Travel Network, visit www.oasistravelnetwork.com.