Media Release:
Local Travel Agent becomes a Verified Travel Advisor, Why This Matters

Grapevine, Texas, August 26, 2021 – Devising the picture-perfect vacation for most travelers can be time consuming and daunting.  Karen Dell, MBA of Dell Adventures Travel Agency recently obtained her Verified Travel Advisor certification from the American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA).

In our industry, competition is fierce. But when stamped with the ASTA VTA badge, the travel industry and potential clients are granted with the reassurance that their professionalism and industry knowledge is at the highest standard.

The American Society of Travel Advisors is the leading global advocate for travel advisors, the travel industry, and the traveling public. ASTA’s certification programs provide a higher level of verifiable professional knowledge to the advanced seller of travel. Completion of the Verified Travel Advisor Program proves to the traveler, and the industry, that the advisor has the highest level of proficiency and dedication to their business.  Only ASTA members subscribe to a 12-point Code of Ethics, the core of which is the concept of “Integrity in Travel.” Put simply, this is the pledge our members stake their reputations on.

The intense nine-course curriculum allots twelve months of completion consisting of training manuals, online videos, and exams. Once completed, the travel advisor is awarded the distinguishing mark of being an ASTA Verified Travel Advisor.

Karen Dell, MBA of Dell Adventures Travel Agency has passed ASTA’s rigorous standards and is awarded the badge of being an ASTA Verified Travel Advisor. Stamped with the VTA badge, Karen Dell, MBA of Dell Adventures Travel Agency has achieved the highest level of integrity by our industry standards.

For all your travel needs contact:
Karen Dell, MBA, VTA
Dell Adventures Travel Agency
An independent affiliate of Coastline Travel Advisors


About Dell Adventures Travel Agency:
Dell Adventures, LLC DBA Dell Adventures Travel Agency is a full-service agency located in Grapevine, Texas.  We know that finding the perfect resort or cruise can be overwhelming, but it shouldn’t be that way.  We work with travelers that want to experience effortless travel to top destinations that give you a feeling of barefoot luxury.  We help our clients choose, plan, and book that all-inclusive vacation experience by land or sea that best fits their travel style.

About ASTA:
Rebranded in 2018 as the American Society of Travel Advisors, ASTA is the leading global advocate for travel advisors, the travel industry, and the traveling public. Its members represent 80 percent of all travel sold in the United States through the travel agency distribution channel. Together with hundreds of internationally based members, ASTA’s history of industry advocacy traces back to its founding in 1931 when it launched with the mission to facilitate the business of selling travel through effective representation, shared knowledge, and the enhancement of professionalism. For more information about the Society, visit ASTA.org. Consumers can connect with an ASTA travel advisor at TravelSense.org.

About the ASTA Verified Travel Advisor Program:
There are all kinds of industry certifications in the travel industry. All of which are very valuable and attest to hard work and determination. The ASTA Verified Travel Advisor (VTA) certification program lets the travel industry and the consumer know that advisor is one of unparalleled knowledge, professionalism, and ethical boundaries beyond reproach. The continuing education component of the program is available after completion of the certification.

Dell Adventures Travel Agency
PO Box 3651, Grapevine, TX 76051


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