Asia specialist Wendy Wu Tours has been named Best Speciality Wholesaler in the 2017 National Travel Industry Awards for Excellence (NTIA’s).
The NTIA’s, presented by the Australian Federation of Travel Agents (AFTA), recognises and rewards excellence in the Australian travel industry. Judged by a team of industry experts, finalists in over 35 categories were announced on 4 May 2017, with winners announced at the gala dinner event on Saturday 22 July.
In accepting the award, Managing Director Australia & New Zealand Andrew Mulholland said “I am so proud to accept this award on behalf of the team at Wendy Wu Tours Australia. This award is the culmination of 23 years’ experience in developing the highest quality product, strong trade relationships and a brand that stands for innovation. We are delighted to be recognised by our peers and look forward to continuing to exceed your expectations.”
On hearing of the award Founder and Chairwoman Wendy Wu said “Thank you Australia for voting us Best Speciality Wholesaler for 2017. I’m delighted to share this award with all of those who have supported Wendy Wu Tours since I began as a travel agent.”
Global CEO Joe Karbo was also on hand during the evening to award the Best Travel Agent Technology Innovation, recognising Wendy Wu Tours’ culture of innovation. “In this phase of digital transformation, we are delighted to stand with other industry professionals who also want to push the limits of what is possible.”
About Wendy Wu Tours.
In 1994, Wendy Wu took her first group to China, and by 1998 Wendy Wu Tours was established and running 10 tours annually. Today, Wendy operates tours to 22 countries in Asia, and has offices in Sydney, London, New York, Auckland, Shanghai and Xian. The Asia experts, Wendy Wu Tours offers tour styles for all travellers, including Classic, Discovery and Deluxe Collections; as well as Tailor-Made, Private Tours & Special Groups. For more information and to book, visit www.wendywutours.com.au or call 1300 727 998.