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TPI Welcomes LaFosse as Ontario Regional Sales Manager
06/13/2013 - Travel Professionals International

 WINNIPEG, CANADA – Travel Professionals International (TPI), a member of Virtuoso and Canada’s leading network of independent travel advisors, today announces the appointment of Rhonda LaFosse as Ontario Regional Sales Manager, effective immediately.

 

“I’m very pleased to announce Rhonda LaFosse as TPI’s new Ontario Regional Sales Manager,” said Tim Morgan, TPI Vice President. “Rhonda is well-respected in the industry and brings a wealth of knowledge to her new role at TPI.”

 

LaFosse joins TPI with over 24 years of experience in the Canadian travel industry, most recently holding the position of National Director of Field Sales for Sears Travel, where she developed and implemented local growth strategies for retail locations across the country including training field personnel. In her role with TPI, LaFosse will work closely with TPI’s Director of Sales, Penny Martin, and TPI’s other Regional Sales Managers, in delivering sales and training initiatives to assist advisors in meeting their business goals.

 

“I am thrilled to join TPI as Ontario Regional Sales Manager,” said LaFosse. “I've worked in the travel industry for many years and have always held a great amount of respect for the TPI model.” 

 

As previously announced, TPI is embarking on a renewed focus in three core areas which it recently unveiled to its network: the recruitment, development, and retention of superb and passionate support staff and advisors, the implementation of sales-centric resources and initiatives to help grow advisors’ businesses, and the roll-out of best-in-class technologies developed in-house and with industry-leading technology partners to improve support staff and advisor productivity.

 

LaFosse is based in Trenton, Ontario, and can be reached at rlafosse@tpi.ca or 1-204-987-3322 ext. 348.

 

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Since its founding in 1994 by Morris Chia, Travel Professionals International (TPI) has been the premier provider of outsourced travel solutions to independent travel advisors and agencies. Backed by a head office support team of over forty highly skilled travel professionals, innovative technological solutions, and excellent supplier relationships, hundreds of TPI advisors across Canada are available to provide full-service travel solutions to leisure and corporate travelers. TPI is a member of Virtuoso. More information is available at www.tpi.ca and www.tpiworldwide.com. TPI - We'll Take You There

    

TPI is a member of the I.A.S. - Independent Agency Services Corp. group of companies. www.iascorp.ca


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