Travel Masters has announced an agreement to purchase the Okanagan travel agency Mission Park Travel. The acquisition is part of the company’s growth and acquisition strategy aimed at increasing its scale and penetration in Western Canada.
“We are investing in travel agencies as we firmly believe in the great potential they have in this competitive market,” said James Shearer, chief operating officer at Travel Masters. “These acquisitions make our business stronger and allow us to deliver even greater benefits to our clients. Mission Park Travel is the latest in a series of investments we are making to grow our business, extend our reach into different communities and support our suppliers and partners through growing our overall volume of sales.”
Mission Park Travel owner Gina Kotsch will stay on board as a manager and experience specialist, and utilize Travel Masters for marketing, product and business development expertise. “Together with Travel Masters, we will be able to provide greater value, service and offerings for our customers, while also rewarding our agents with access to more earning opportunities and higher paying commission agreements,” she said.
Further information about Travel Masters is available by calling (604) 659-4164 or visiting the travel agency's website at www.travelmasters.ca.