NEW YORK, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Travel Leaders Elite today announced the launch of customized leisure itinerary management solutions, including Protravel International's ProTrip and Tzell Travel Group's TzellTrip. The innovative new mobile applications – powered by Umapped are tailored to specific requirements of Protravel and Tzell's travel agents, thus allowing them to further expand their product offerings to their luxury leisure clientele. The Protravel and Tzell apps are in conjunction with a larger partnership Umapped has with Travel Leaders Group, Travel Leaders Elite's parent company.
Travel Leaders Elite's Protravel and Tzell brands have long been recognized in the industry for providing their best-in-class travel agent advisors with the tools and resources necessary to deliver impeccable counsel and service that have enabled them to forge successful businesses. In the digital age of social and mobile connectivity, Travel Leaders Elite is focused on empowering its travel agent partners with access to the full spectrum of technology solutions to connect with their clients throughout the travel journey. This latest partnership between Travel Leaders Elite and Umapped opens the possibilities for advisor-traveler engagement on a more personalized level.
"We are committed to continuously investing in the latest technologies so our agents are able to concentrate on delivering the unsurpassed level of service their discerning clientele expects and deserves," explained Gail Grimmett, President of Travel Leaders Elite Division. "Umapped provides a much-needed solution within our agency toolkit and further strengthens our brands' promise of providing exceptional value. We look forward to a long-term partnership and new opportunities."
With the introduction of the ProTrip and TzellTrip mobile apps for iOS and Android, the platform allows each respective brand to further customize their own exclusive content.
"Umapped clearly stood out as the best long-term partner for Protravel and Tzell, offering the flexibility our agents have sought, along with the functionality our business requires," said Grimmett. "The fact that we had so many of our agents across all age groups asking us for Umapped was a great foundation for our partnership."
The Umapped platform consolidates bookings, curated content, and real-time location data into a social and mobile tool for travelers. Lisa Israelovitch, CEO of Umapped commented on the alliance, "Our relationship with Travel Leaders Group helps us continue to expand with new innovations within the Umapped collaborative itinerary management platform. We are confident that our partnership will promote increased profitability through incremental sales and efficiencies on multiple levels."
Travel Leaders Elite's high-touch luxury agencies serve VIP leisure, entertainment and corporate clientele.
About Travel Leaders Elite
Travel Leaders Elite is comprised of Andrew Harper Travel, Colletts Travel, Protravel International and Tzell Travel Group, four travel agencies with Travel Leaders Group that together provide white-glove concierge level care to their discerning, high profile clients who span the worlds of entertainment, sports, luxury leisure and titans of industry. The four agencies generate approximately $4 billion in annual sales volume through its more than 70 locations in the both the United States and the United Kingdom.
Umapped is the award-winning collaborative B2B2C itinerary and experience platform for the travel industry. Available as a white label and API solution, Umapped helps leading global brands and travel advisors engage with their customers throughout their travel journey by delivering interactive, media-rich consolidated mobile itineraries with relevant offers, content, messaging and advice. The pioneering platform also maximizes productivity and streamlines business workflow. With the Umapped API, developers can easily incorporate the unique functionality as part of their own applications and solutions. To learn more visit umapped.com.
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SOURCE Travel Leaders Group