Our Agency Honoured with the 2018 American Express Pacesetter Award!!

Our Agency, Powerventures Travel Services Ltd., was Honoured with the “American Express Pacesetter” Award for 2018…

…and we are elated to be recognized for all of our hard work & for having received this “American Express Pacesetter” Award for a third time… especially since only 1 agency receives this Award each year out of the over 1,250 agencies who are a part of our company’s Network!

In our office our Motto is to “Under-promise & Over-deliver” so to have this recognition signifies that we are striving and doing our very best… it means a lot to us. 🙂

You can see an article here American Express Pacesetter Award about this reward or read it below…


Avoya Celebrates Shawn Power’s Achievements in Travel Sales and Customer Service


Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. – May 7, 2019– Avoya Travel®, one of the world’s most innovative travel brands, is thrilled to announce 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 for the prestigious recognition, 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 River Cruises, Avalon River Cruises, Azamara, Tauck River Cruises and more. Power also ranks among the Top 25 All Star Travel Agents named by Travel Agent magazine for his outstanding customer service, community involvement and travel acumen.


Power and his Independent Agency specialize in creating incredible vacation experiences and custom itineraries for travelers on luxury and river cruises and Tauck land tours. Power continues to build his expertise in the destinations and products he sells so that clients receive the highest quality, expertly planned vacations at the best value. Having personally taken over 60 cruises and visited 75 countries, Power is uniquely qualified to offer clients impeccable first-hand knowledge of destinations and travel around the world. Power projects his vacation sales from new and repeat clients will be over $5 million in 2019.


“Shawn Power is an impressive business owner and passionate travel expert who has accomplished some of the highest levels of success within the travel profession, and for this he is very deserving of the American Express Travel Pacesetter award,” said Jeff Anderson, Co-President, Avoya Travel. “We are fortunate to have Shawn’s Independent Agency affiliated with the Avoya Travel Network and are continually impressed by his dedication to travel planning, running his business with integrity and professionalism and helping others in the travel agent community.”


“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. “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.”


Once again, we would like to THANK YOU, our clients, for all your support and for choosing us as your “go to people” for your Cruises & Tauck Land Tours… it’s a sincere privilege to help you plan your special vacations!

We appreciate you more than you know!

Nancy & Shawn
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