The travel industry’s superstars will share their insights with attendees of Travel Weekly’s LeisureWorld 2010 and Fall Home Based Agent Show and Conference, co-located in Atlantic City, from Oct. 27 to 30.
The presidents and CEOs of major cruise lines and tour operators will join top-selling agents on five "critical issues" panels during the three-day conference.
From the tour operator community, speakers include Mike Going of Funjet Vacations, Steve Gorga of Travel Impressions, Michele Kish of Gogo Worldwide Vacations, Tim Mullen of Apple Vacations, Jack Richards of Pleasant Holidays and Dan Sullivan Jr. of Collette Vacations.
Top executives representing the cruise and river cruise industries will be Dan Hanrahan of Celebrity Cruises, J. Patrick Clark of Avalon Waterways and Torstein Hagen of Viking River Cruises.
The travel agency community will be represented on these panels by the heads of mega-agencies that regularly appear in Travel Weekly’s Power List as well as by leaders of the home agent community, owners of storefront agencies and tech-savvy virtual agents.
Among the agency panelists are Van Anderson of Americas Vacation Center/Avoya Travel, Amy Caldwell-Hobbins of Journeys Unlimited, Jason Coleman of Jason Coleman Inc., Jennifer Doncsecz of VIP Vacations, Michele Fee of Cruise Planners, Jackie Friedman of Nexion, Audrey Hendley of American Express, Stephen McGillivray of Vacation.com and Dwain Wall of CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.
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