Independent Contractors

Standing Out From the Rest

We are a FULL SERVICE HOST TRAVEL AGENCY!  We offer travel advisers of all abilities to reach their full potential.  If you are a corporate adviser, we have the tools to maximize your success and if you are a luxury travel consultant, we have resources for that as well.  We can do this for you because we are very unique in the travel industry.

We can not stress enough that our "UNIQUE" affiliations with a multitude of travel companies gives us a remarkable advantage you will find no where else.  We have a large book of business with a very tight knit group of people.  It is they who make us stand out from the rest.  We are recognized as being respectable, honorable and hard working.  It is our reputation in the industry that separates us from the others which in essence reflects our number one asset--OUR PEOPLE! 

Technology

Technology provides the flexibility and ability to do more in less time which in turn gives you the ability to earn more money.  The Your Travel Center effect coupled with our various travel management partners allow you to book swiftly, research efficiently, advertise to shoppers less ambiguously, and track your bookings competently.  Todays technology also allows you to work wherever you may be in the world. 

  • We have technology solutions that will make sure your clients know you care.  Weekly emails with information that clients want. We help "touch" your clients for you!
  • Quality Control programs like Correx provides corporate agents the ability to offer services they wouldn't be able to at most host agencies. 
  • With our unique partnerships, we provide a multitude of trainings, thick content of supplier information, destination material and more.  We have over three portals where you can access almost anything travel industry related to help cater to your clients.  We assist in providing you valuable industry contacts found with no other travel management company.
  • Our customer relationship management tools are the best in the industry.  Our web-based ClientBase technology arranges your client material, tracks bookings, invoices and is the pillar of our distribution for email and hard copy luxury travel publications.
  • To research and book reservations we offer you multiple web-based tools, including all the major global distribution systems, along with personal contacts with our preferred suppliers
  • Our easy to use and accessible web-based booking report system provides you up to date information on your clients' profiles and paid commissions on a daily basis.

Marketing

Your Travel Center provides access to online marketing pieces such as weekly emails, specialized emails and webinars which often can involve your clients' participation.  We also have direct mail pieces such as monthly travel publications, specialized call to action pieces and annual industry renowned travel material.  All marketing pieces can be customized with your own company name along with any other branding you may desire.

Website Development, Social Media and Search Engine Optimization assistance is also available to help with online marketing. 

Commissions, Business Identity & Your Clients

We pay industry high commissions, we allow you to maintain your OWN business identity and best of all your book of business is privately kept for your own sole use. This is not typical of other host agencies. The typical host wants to pay you less, they want you to adopt their name and represent them while you are doing all the business. Your client list will remain in sole possession of yourself unlike any other host agency. We want to promote your hard work, dedication and success by providng you the freedom you have earned professionally. Our duty as a host is to cut your costs, provide you ample support and deliver the tools necessary to succeed in this ever changing industry. With respect comes opportunity! 

Comprehensive Training

We have a dedicated training department and provide access to pertinent trainings on a daily basis. We have corporate trainings, website trainings, invoice trainings, quality control trainings, luxury vendor trainings, maximize your earnings trainings, etc.  It is our job to provide you the support you need to better serve your clients. 

For immediate assistance - please contact Connie Miller at conniem@ytc.com or give her a call at 1.805.456.2545 

 Partner Agencies

As a Partner Agency with Your Travel Center, you're no longer on your own. The only thing that will change is your bottom line, which in turn leaves you with more profits and more time to do what you do best—serve your clients.  Tap into the world Your Travel Center has to offer.  We have unique ways to provide support and still allow you to blossom as your own brand.  As this industry continues to change, it has become even more important to garner supplier support which Your Travel Center still has.  Our volume provides the foundation to be seen, recognized and respected.  With 40 years in the industry, we are known throughout the world and this helps prop open the door of opportunity.

With Respect Comes Opportunity!  

TECHNOLOGY

Technology provides the flexibility and ability to do more in less time which in turn gives you the opportunity to earn more money.

The Your Travel Center effect coupled with our various travel management partners allow you to book swiftly, research efficiently, advertise to shoppers less ambiguously, and track your bookings competently.  Todays technology also allows you to work wherever you may be in the world. 

  • We have technology solutions that will make sure your clients know you care.  Weekly emails with information that clients want.  We help "touch" your clients for you!
  • Quality Control programs like Correx provides corporate agents the ability to offer services they wouldn't be able to at most host agencies. 
  • With our unique partnerships, we provide a multitude of trainings, thick content of supplier information, destination materials and more.  We have over three portals where you can access almost anything travel industry related to help cater to your clients.  We assist in providing you valuable industry contacts found with no other travel management company.
  • Our customer relationship management tools are the best in the industry.  Our web-based ClientBase technology arranges your client material, tracks bookings, invoices and is the pillar of our email and hard copy luxury marketing pieces.
  • To research and book reservations we offer you multiple web-based tools, all the major global distribution systems along with personal contacts with our preferred suppliers. 
  • Our easy to use and accessible web-based booking report system provides you up to date information on your client's bookings and paid commissions on a daily basis.

Your Travel Center provides access to online marketing pieces such as weekly emails, specialized emails and webinars which often can involve your clients participation.  We also have direct mail pieces such as monthly travel publications, specialized call to action pieces and annual industry renowned material.  All marketing pieces can be customized with your own company name and any related branding that goes with it. 

Website Development, Social Media and Search Engine Optimization assistance is also available to help with online marketing. 

STANDING OUT FROM THE REST

We are a FULL Service HOST TRAVEL AGENCY!  We offer travel advisers of all abilities the opportunity to reach their full potential.  If you are a corporate agent, we have the tools to maximize your success and if you are a luxury travel adviser, we have resouces for that as well.  We can do this for you because we are very unique in the travel industry. 

We can not stress enough that our "UNIQUE" affiliations with a multitude of travel companies gives us a remarkable advantage you will find no where else.  We have a large book of business with a very tight knit group of people. They are the ones who make us stand out from the rest.  We are recognized as being respectable, honorable and hard working.  It is our name that separates us from the others which in essence reflects our number one asset--our people!

COMMISSIONS, BUSINESS IDENTITY AND YOUR CLIENTS

We pay industry high commissions, allow you to maintain your OWN business identity and, best of all, your book of business is privately kept for your sole use.  This is not typical of other host agencies. The Typical host wants to pay you less.  They want you to adopt their name and represent them while you are doing all the work.  We want to promote your hard work, dedication and success by providng you the freedom you have earned professionaly.  Our duty as a host is to cut your costs, provide you ample support and deliver the tools necessary to succeed in this ever changing industry. 

COMPREHENSIVE TRAINING

We have a dedicated training department and provide access to pertinent trainings on a daily basis.  We have corporate trainings, website trainings, invoice trainings, quality control trainings, luxury vendor trainings, maximize your earnings trainings, etc.  It is our job to provide you the support you need to better serve your clients. 

For immediate assistance - please contact Connie Miller at conniem@ytc.com or give her a call at 1.805.456.2545 

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No Start-up Fee          
Background Check Performed            
All 4 GDS Systems            
Up to 100% Commissions            
Free Clientbase (CRM & Invoice)            
Grasp Agent Sales Reports            
Premium Preferred Vendor Relationships            
CO-OP Marketing Dollars            
Marketing Opportunities
(Direct Mail, E-Mail, etc.)
           
Personalized Luxury Marketing
Opportunities (Direct Mail, E-Mail, etc.)
           
Highest Industry Airline Upfront
Commission, Domestic & International
           
Preferred Airline Relationships ~
Access to Waivers & Favors
           
Quality Control Technology (Correx)            
Corporate Reporting            
Corporate On-line Booking Engines            
ABC Corporate Hotel Program            
Prepaid Hotel Program            
Luxury Hotel Program            
Luxury Vendor Value Added Client Benefits            
Luxury Cruise Program            
Access to Multiple Travel Consortiums            
Access to YTC's Unique Private
Resource Websites
           
Exclusive Premium Preferred
Vendor Tradeshows
           
Specialized Support Staff Available            
Personalized Training
(In-Person & Webex)
           
Exclusive Premium Preferred
Vendor FAM Trips
           
Networking Opportunities with 200 plus
Independent Contractors
           
Reduce Overhead (Agency costs)            
Full Agency P&L Accounting if Needed            
E&O Insurance            
Maintain Your Own Business Identity            
Your Client List Remains Private            

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