New Opportunities For Home-Based Travel Agents

23rd Nov 2004

Montrose Travel, a $100 Million travel management company and one of the Top 50 travel agencies in America, is pleased to announce the launch of Êits new, home-based travel agent program, called
“With, home-based agents will retain their own identity, minimize overhead, maximize time with clients and maintain a secure client list.Ê With your own private labeled consumer website, you will now be able to compete online, immediately,” said Ms. Andi McClure-Mysza, co-owner, Montrose Travel.

She added that, “We keenly understand the travel industry and know exactly what it takes to succeed in the leisure, corporate, honeymoon, incentive, meeting and group markets. This is evidenced by our growth from $6 Million in 1990 to more than $100 Million today.Ê All home-based agents will have access to the tools we have used to drive our growth.” will offer strong commissions with no minimums as well as an agent only website with marketing and accounting support; excellent technology; E&O insurance; Apollo, Cornerstone QC; iBank Reporting; Weissmann Reports; Thor24 and Passport Online.Ê affiliations include Ensemble Travel, ARC, IATAN, CLIA, NACTA, OSSN, and ASTA.

According to McClure-Mysza, Montrose Travel, has been working quite successfully with independent contractors of all types in a host agency capacity since 1973, adding that, “these independent contractors are primarily local, including smaller travel agencies that have closed their doors to reduce overhead and utilize desk space in the office.Ê Individual annual production from each of our current Independent Contractors ranges from $20,000 to more than $2.5 Million.”Ê

Due to the evolving trends and increased demand in the industry for strong, reliable and aggressive host agencies, Montrose Travel invested heavily in the development of the new brand to expand its reach into the home-based agent market. “The opportunity to grow our Independent Contractor Division with the recruitment of established travel professionals, as well as new home-based agents, is enormous,” added McClure-Mysza.


The program is meant for serious travel professionals (independent and agencies) as well as inexperienced people with the desire to learn and grow a business. “If you think you may benefit from an affiliation with a company like ours, let’s talk,” says McClure-Mysza.


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