Smart Destinations Inc. and Connect-Worldwide UK

Smart Destinations Inc announced the appointment of Connect-Worldwide UK as their General Sales Agent (GSA) in the UK. On their appointment, Kevin Brett, Managing Director of Connect-Worldwide UK says, “We are extremely delighted to be representing Smart Destinations. The broad range of attractions allied with flexible durations and outstanding price structure, makes this the best value option to USA-bound customers …

Connect-Worldwide and Tsunami Victims in Indonesia

Connect-Worldwide CEO Eric Otto contacted several local business leaders to aid Tsunami victims in Indonesia. After hearing and watching of the wide spread disaster and monumental task facing the relief effort, Eric Otto along with O Premium Waters CEO Frank Leonesio, Swift Transportation owner Jerry Moyes, Choice Hotel International Senior VP of Marketing and Sales Wayne Wielgus all were willing …

Robert Lucskai is the Newest Connect-Worldwide Affiliate

It is with great pleasure that we announce that Robert Lucskai is the newest Connect-Worldwide affiliate and the new managing director of Connect-Worldwide in Budapest, Hungary. Roberts’ background includes being a GSA for Marriott in Eastern Europe. He will represent Choice Hotels in Eastern Europe including the following countries: Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Croatia, Bulgaria and Romania.

Choice Hotels Brazil and Connect-Worldwide

Choice Hotels Brazil has selected the Connect-Worldwide European sales and marketing offices to assist them in developing business for their great collection of hotels. The outstanding properties can be found on www.choicehotels.com or www.atlantica-hotels.com and are a great addition to the portfolio of Connect-Worldwide and the European team.

2003 Affiliate of the Year Award

Connect-Worldwide has awarded Vasudha Sondhi of Connect-Worldwide India the 2003 Affiliate of the year award. Vasudha received the award at the First Annual Connect-Worldwide Affiliate Conference in Orlando Florida.

New Connect-Worldwide office in Mexico City

Connect-Worldwide has opened a new Connect-Worldwide Mexico office in Mexico City on Reforma, one of the most prestigious business addresses in Mexico City. The new Managing Director is Mauricio Gonzalez formerly from Sheraton in Mexico City.

Chateaux Hotels de France and Connect-Worldwide

Connect-Worldwide announces that it has signed a new affiliate marketing agreement with Chateaux Hotels de France. Connect-Worldwide will market all 500 European Chateaux Hotels to consumers and agents in North America through a new website: www.castlehotelsfrance.com The new website will debut in the summer of 2004.

New Connect-Worldwide Affiliate in France

Connect-Worldwide announces the appointment of Helene Biard as the new Connect-Worldwide affiliate in France. Helene comes to Connect-Worldwide with an extensive hotel background and starting March 1 she will manage the Choice USA account in France and Switzerland.

Connect-Worldwide member of Travel Industry Association of America

Connect-Worldwide announces that it has been accepted as a member of Travel Industry Association of America. TIA is the recognized leader in promoting and facilitating increased travel to and within the United States, and a source of industry research analysis and forecasting.

Connect-Worldwide Affiliate Office in Jordan

Connect-Worldwide announces the opening of the Connect-Worldwide affiliate office in Jordan and welcomes Caroline Georgi to our global network of travel representation experts.