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TORONTO — TL Network’s ambitious international expansion continues with the recent signing of Globespan Travel Management to its network.
The Toronto-based Globespan is one of numerous travel management firms around the world that have been signed by TL Network, which is extending its footprint across several continents to offer more leisure programs and services to business clients in partnership with its sister company, Travel Leaders Corporate.
Roger E. Block, TL Network President, said that the company is excited about the new partnership. “TL Network offers a comprehensive array of programs, combined with innovative thinking and proven best industry practices that will allow travel advisors at Globespan Travel Management to seamlessly offer their clients additional services and improved access to international partners,” he added.
Daniel Moretta, co-owner and president of Globespan Travel Management, said that being backed by a leading travel industry company will allow Globespan to offer a highly personalized service model to its international travellers.
“We will continue to service our clients with a custom approach while providing them with the benefits of TL Network’s vast suite of technology solutions and other travel management tools,” he said. “While we’re joining forces with TL Network, one thing won’t change – our customers will continue to receive the highest level of personal attention and service that they’ve come to expect.”
Moretta added that Globespan will continue to offer such travel services as chartering business jets, arranging travel for rotational project crews (oil-, gas-, mining- and resources-related business), as well as groups, meetings and events.
“We’re pleased that our new TL Network’s affiliation will provide our customers with a proven level of unparalleled travel industry experience and relationships that will further increase the variety of travel options available to them,” said Moretta.
TL Network’s comprehensive suite of programs include online booking tools, marketing tools, hotel programs such as SELECT Hotels & Resorts; an international destination marketing company network; and a broad range of education and training resources. In addition, an end-to-end technology suite will support both international corporate accounts and local customers, including profile management, online trip authorization, data consolidation and analytics, meetings technology and customer reporting.