Every year, IAS is honoured to receive many industry awards and accolades for the tireless efforts of its team. The following listing highlights a select few of these.
2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Air Canada Circle of Excellence
A prestigious award bestowed on only the top agencies and agency groups in Canada.
TPI is the only predominently independent travel consultant-based agency that meets the requirements to be part of this select group.
The Canadian Institute of Travel Counselors (CITC) awards Lisa Geddes, Atlantic Canada Associate Development Manager, the Board of Directors Achievement Award for achieving the highest exam mark in 2006 for an exam sitting, and the Victor Blenus Award for the highest mark on the advanced exam in Atlantic Canada; and Emilyn Salvador, TPI’s Manager of Client Services & Training, the CITC 2006 Volunteer of the Year Award.
TPI Associate, Ruth Guiry, of Oakville, Ontario, makes history by becoming the only Canadian travel agent to hold the prestigious Elite Cruise Counselor Scholar (ECCS) designation from the Cruise Line International Association (CLIA). At the time, Guiry also becomes of only sixteen agents in the World to hold this certification.
TPI is awarded “Agency Chain of the Year” at the Awards of Merit 2008 as presented by TRAVELHotNews.com (published by Logimonde Inc./Act Communications Inc. – also publishers of Canadian Traveller Magazine). According to the organizers of the yearly awards, the “TRAVELHotNews.com Awards of Merit 2008 recognizes the best of the best - travel industry companies and individuals all across Canada.