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Aug 28, 2015, 11:00 ET
From the left, Jay Meyer, Publisher of Travel + Leisure Magazine, Nathan Lump, Editor-in-Chief of Travel + Leisure Magazine, Betsy Patton and Kristian Anderson, Senior Vice President and General Manager, the Americas at Silversea Cruises.

Betsy Patton Awarded A-List Title by Travel + Leisure for 13th Year in a Row!

 Betsy Patton, a Travel Advisor with Direct Travel, formerly Hurley Travel Experts, has been named to the Travel + Leisure A-List for 2015....

Jul 24, 2015, 16:29 ET
Jessy LaPaglia

Direct Travel Recruits Millennial Travel Consultants

 Direct Travel, one of the nation's top travel companies, has sought out the talents of a rising leisure travel consultant to attract more...

Jul 10, 2015, 16:05 ET
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Direct Travel Named to Abercrombie & Kent "100 Club"

 Direct Travel has been named by Abercrombie & Kent (A&K) as the newest member of the 100 Club, a recognition of  the company's...

May 14, 2015, 16:47 ET

Direct Travel Continues Powerful Growth Mode with Acquisition of Hobson Travel

Direct Travel, one of the nation's leading travel management companies, announced today that it has just acquired Hobson Travel of Naperville,...

Apr 02, 2015, 09:00 ET

Direct Travel Announces Acquisition of Creative Group, Inc.

 Direct Travel, one of the nation's leading travel management companies, today announced that it has acquired meeting and incentive management...

Nov 21, 2014, 12:35 ET

Direct Travel, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Peak Travel Group

Direct Travel, Inc., one of the nation's leading travel management companies, today announced that it has acquired Peak Travel Group (Peak Travel)...

Nov 14, 2014, 10:15 ET

Direct Travel, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Best Travel & Tours, Inc.

Direct Travel, Inc., one of the nation's leading travel management companies, today announced that it has acquired Best Travel & Tours, Inc....

Oct 23, 2014, 13:40 ET

Direct Travel, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Child Travel | Albany Travel

Direct Travel, Inc., one of the nation's leading travel management companies, today announced that it has acquired Child Travel | Albany Travel...

Aug 28, 2014, 13:26 ET
John Townes, Vice President of Business Development for Direct Travel (PRNewsFoto/Direct Travel, Inc.)

Direct Travel Names John Townes Vice President of Business Development

Direct Travel, a leading provider of travel management services in the U.S., announces the appointment of industry veteran John Townes as Vice...

Aug 12, 2014, 13:31 ET

Direct Travel, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Hurley Travel Experts

Direct Travel, Inc., a leading provider of corporate travel management, announced that it has acquired Hurley Travel Experts of Portland, Maine...

Aug 04, 2014, 16:23 ET
Gerard Bellino, VP of Leisure Travel, Business Development and Strategic Partnerships at Direct Travel. (PRNewsFoto/Direct Travel, Inc.)

Direct Travel Appoints Gerard Bellino Vice President of Leisure Travel, Business Development and Strategic Partnerships

Direct Travel, a leading provider of travel management services in the U.S., announces the appointment of industry expert Gerard Bellino as...

Jul 21, 2014, 15:54 ET
Christine Sikes joins Direct Travel as Senior Vice President of Operations (PRNewsFoto/Direct Travel, Inc.)

Direct Travel Names Christine Sikes Senior Vice President of Operations

 Direct Travel, a leading provider of travel management services in the U.S., announces the appointment of industry veteran Christine Sikes as...

Jun 18, 2014, 16:30 ET

Direct Travel Names TripLingo as New Partner

Direct Travel, a leading provider of travel management services in the U.S., today announced its new partnership with TripLingo, a mobile...

May 28, 2014, 16:30 ET

CTS, now Direct Travel, Receives Sabre's Peak of Excellence Award for the Third Consecutive Year

Direct Travel, formerly known as CTS, has once again been selected to receive the coveted Peak of Excellence award from Sabre Travel Network®....

May 14, 2014, 14:40 ET

Direct Travel, Inc. Announces Senior Vice President of Business Development & Strategies

 Direct Travel, Inc. (DTI), a leading business travel management provider, announces the appointment of industry veteran Ronda Shipley as...

Apr 16, 2014, 09:00 ET

Direct Travel, Inc. Closes on Fifth Travel Management Company Acquisition.

 Today, Direct Travel, Inc. (DTI), a leading travel management company specializing in business travel management, announced that it has...

Apr 14, 2014, 09:00 ET

Direct Travel, Inc. Acquires Caldwell Travel of Brentwood, TN

Direct Travel, Inc. (DTI), a leading travel management company specializing in business travel management, announced it has signed a Stock Purchase...

Apr 10, 2014, 12:00 ET

Directravel Intermediate Holdco, Inc. Announces Corporate Name Change

Today, Directravel Intermediate Holdco, Inc. (DIHC), a leading business travel management provider ranked among the top corporate travel management...

Aug 07, 2012, 10:30 ET

Voyager Travel Direct Uses Social Media to Give Away Free Holiday

Voyager Travel Direct is giving away a free Red Sea holiday via its company Facebook page. The prize includes a 7 night all inclusive holiday for...

May 23, 2012, 08:19 ET

Voyager Travel Direct Announces Family Deals for Madeira Holidays

Voyager Travel Direct has revealed reduced prices on luxury holidays to Madeira departing in July and August 2012. The online travel agency is...