FARMINGDALE, NY (Jan. 27, 2017) — Travel Impressions has earned eight prestigious statuettes in the Travvy Awards which were celebrated Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017 at Gotham Hall in New York City. The annual Travvy Awards, known as the Academy Awards of the travel industry, recognize the highest standards of excellence in the travel industry and honored Travel Impressions for the tour operator’s outstanding achievement in seven categories, including:

2017 Travvy Awards Gold

Gold Awards
Best Vacation Packager – Overall
Best Vacation Packager – Premium
Best Vacation Packager – Caribbean
Best Vacation Packager – Mexico
Best Vacation Packager – US/Canada
Best Tour Reservation Team

2017 Travvy Awards Silver

Silver Award
Best Vacation Packager – Family
Best Villa Rental Company Overall (The Villa Experience by Travel Impressions)

2017 Travvy Awards Acceptance

Pictured above: Accepting the 2017 Travvy Awards on behalf of Travel impressions: Sam Combs, Vice President of Agency Sales, Travel Impressions and LuAnn Shnayer, Business Development Manager – Long Island, Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island, Travel Impressions.

"This has been our strongest showing at the Travvys since the inception of the prestigious awards program and we are encouraged by the industry's recognition of Travel Impressions' efforts to provide agents with the tools and packages they need to succeed in a variety of segments, including premium travel and the family market," said Scott Wiseman, president of Travel Impressions. "Additionally, we are elated to be recognized as leaders in domestic U.S. travel in addition to Mexico and the Caribbean, and are thrilled to see our reservations team receive much deserved credit for the role they play as a resource for travel agents."

This year, over 100,000 votes — the largest voting block of agents in history — were cast to determine the 2017 Travvy Awards winners. These winners were honored during an awards dinner and presentation attended by the finalists, industry leaders and travel professionals.