Avoya Travel has announced that Shawn Power, owner of Powerventures Travel Services Ltd., an Independent Agency in the Avoya Travel Network, was named a 2018 Pacesetter by American Express Travel. Avoya nominated Power from among more than 1,250 Independent Agencies in the Avoya Network, and this is the third time Power has been recognized as an American Express Travel Pacesetter.
American Express Travel Pacesetters are selected based on their superior customer service, sales performance, involvement in the travel agent community and commitment to delivering extraordinary travel experiences.
Power owns and operates Powerventures Travel Services Ltd., which has been an Independent Agency in the Avoya Network for more than seven years. In that time, Powerventures has received numerous accolades for sales excellence and extraordinary customer service, including Avoya’s highest honor of Chairman’s Club and recognition as a top producer for AmaWaterways, Uniworld, Avalon, Azamara, Tauck and more. Power and his Independent Agency specialize in creating vacation experiences and custom itineraries for travelers on luxury and river cruises.
“I feel very blessed to spend my working hours helping travelers plan their dream vacations, so it is a great honor be recognized with the American Express Travel Pacesetter award for the third time,” said Power in press materials. “As a member of the Avoya Travel Network, my Independent Agency is supported in providing the best value and vacation experience to travelers with access to award-winning technology, professional development and exclusive deals and amenities from top travel brands.”
The American Express Travel Pacesetter program is one of the longest running recognition programs within the American Express Travel Representative Network. American Express will honor award winners at the 2019 Pacesetters Recognition Event in Venice, Italy, held June 2 to June 6 at the JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa.