Tour Operator Hosts Two Events in One Day for Trade

Leading tour operator Jet2holidays held two events on the same day for local travel agents in Belfast's Bullitt Hotel last week

The daytime event was a VIP lunch sponsored by the Cyprus Tourism Organisation hosted by Alan Cross, Nikki McGuire and Chris Redfern of Jet2holidays with 18 principals from the company’s top agencies in Northern Ireland attending.

The evening event took the form of a S18 Showcase and Pub Quiz. This time 40 local travel agents attended and again the hosts were Alan Cross, Nikki McGuire and Chris Redfern. This time the event was sponsored by Cyprus Tourism Organisation, the Malta Tourist Board, the Greece Tourist Board and the Portugal & Madeira Tourist Board.

Attendees were given an insight into the company’s new S18 destinations followed by the Pub Quiz where three lucky agents won two flight seats with to one of the new destinations showcased on the evening. Winners were Yvonne Gilbert from Reliable Travel, Helen McConnell from Dunlop Travel and Louise Crawford, of Oasis Travel.

“Both promotions were very successful,” Nikki McGuire of Jet2holidays told Northern Ireland Travel News afterwards.