Irvine, Calif.-based Luxury Ventures Travel has affiliated with Protravel International. 

Agency Owner Victoria Zindell will work out of a new Protravel office in Orange County.

It is Protravel's sixth location in Southern California, joining offices in Beverly Hills, Encino, Sierra Madre, Palm Desert and San Diego.

"The West Coast is a prime area of expansion for Protravel because of our luxury focus, coupled with our special expertise in the entertainment and corporate VIP markets," president Becky Powell said.

Powell said Zindell is relatively new to the agent community, founding Luxury Ventures Travel in 2016, but her agency has grown "quickly" and "substantially." She started her career in travel representing hotels.

Protravel, owned by Travel Leaders Group, has more than 900 agents around the country.

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