TTAND Recipient Of Three Industry Awards
TTAND founder Flemming Friisdahl & VP Penny Martin
The Travel Agent Next Door (TTAND) was the recipient of two ACTA awards recently, as well as Host Agency of the Year, voted on by suppliers.
Penny Martin, vice president, travel agent experience at TTAND, was awarded the ACTA Ches Chard Award, which was established in memory of Ches Chard, who played a key role in developing numerous educational programs within the industry and was instrumental in establishing the first travel school in the Atlantic provinces.
Flemming Friisdahl, TTAND’s founder was awarded the ACTA Gerald Heifetz Award, which is given to “an individual or organization who in the most recent year has had a significant and positive impact on the role, status and sustainability of the Canadian Travel Industry.”
TTAND was also awarded “Host Agency of the Year,” which was voted on by industry suppliers.
“I am extremely proud of everyone at The Travel Agent Next Door. You are all responsible for our success in winning these awards,” said Flemming Friisdahl. “It is very humbling and gratifying to be recognized by the industry in just our fourth year of operation.”