Montrose Travel, which operates a full-service agency and host agency in Montrose, Calif., named Travelport its Travel Partner of the Year.
Travelport is the umbrella company that owns Apollo, Galileo, Worldspan, Travelbound, THOR, Orbitz and Cheaptickets. At Montrose Travel's year-end holiday party in late 2009, company President Joe McClure said Travelport went "above and beyond the call of duty" in customer service in 2009.
The celebration was held at Oakmont Country Club in Glendale, Calif., with some 300 guests. In addition to honoring Travelport, Montrose awarded employees and other partners for individual achievements.
Home-based independent agents can check out the agency at www.MTravel.com.