Ensemble in the news


The Best Travel Agents for Booking a Cruise Aug 16, 2016


Member Scott Kertes of Vacations by Design @ Hartford Holidays named to impressive list of top travel specialists (cruises) in Travel & Leisure.
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Power Up! 2016 Ensemble Conference Aug 3, 2016


Mental and Physical Fitness, Business Agility Take Center Stage at 2016 Ensemble Conference in San Diego.
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Ensemble Vacations Magazine Gets Top Honours In NATJA Competition Feb 26, 2016


Ensemble wins the silver award at the recent North American Travel Journalists Association annual competition.
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Ensemble Launches 2016 Hotel Gallery Feb 25, 2016


Ensemble Travel Group has released the 2016 Ensemble Hotel & Resort Collection gallery, which showcases nearly 700 diverse properties around the world.
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Ensemble Raises Money for Make-A-Wish During Conference Nov 19, 2015


Ensemble Travel Group’s fifth annual charity event to benefit Make-A-Wish raised a record $121,000 during the organization’s recent 2015 international conference held at the Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate.
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Ensemble Puts Agents In Control With Aviate Oct 29, 2015


Libbie Rice calls Aviate a “game changer.” With the advancements only accessible through Aviate, members are in control of the PNR and can access private fares, says Ensemble. “Plus, the fact that they can earn higher commissions speaks volumes about its profitability.”
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Ensemble introduces new Affiliate Division, adds 37 new members Oct 28, 2015


Ensemble Travel Group is forming an ‘Ensemble Affiliate Division’, a new membership level for travel agencies that are small, niche or mid-size travel organizations.
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Ensemble adds new air ticketing platform, hosted cruise program Oct 27, 2015


Ensemble Travel Group Co-Presidents Lindsay Pearlman and Libbie Rice outlined several new “points of differentiation” for the organization’s member agencies as they kicked off the 2015 Ensemble Travel Group International Conference at the Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate.
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Ensemble Conference 2015 underway in Orlando Oct 26, 2015


“Are y’all ready for the night of your lives?!” shouted Don Gatlin, lead singer of the country rock group Savannah Jack, moments before he and his fellow bandmates ripped into a high-energy setlist that got nearly 1,000 travel pros bouncing in a collective hoedown at Ensemble’s opening reception in Orlando, Florida.
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Ensemble to partner with new Carnival brand Fathom Aug 26, 2015


Ensemble Travel Group and Fathom are entering a partnership designed to expand Ensemble members’ ability to provide authentic social impact travel experiences for their clients.
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Ensemble, Blount Launch New Alliance Aug 14, 2015


Ensemble Travel Group and Blount Small Ship Adventures have launched new partnership that will expand members’ cruise portfolio with “a unique and profitable product that features relaxed, laid-back cruising of closer-to-home, often historic, waterways.”
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Ensemble Helps Define The Millennial Traveler Aug 4, 2015


A new survey confirms what anecdotal evidence has long suggested: For Millennial travelers, the quality of the vacation experience far upstages cost concerns.
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Welcome Aboard: New Hires and Promotions for July 24, 2015 Jul 24, 2015


Ensemble Travel Group Announces Changes to U.S. Business Development Team
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Forty education, networking events slated for Ensemble conference in Orlando Jun 19, 2015


Ensemble Travel Group’s 2015 Ensemble Travel Group International Conference set for Oct. 25-29 at the Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate.
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Ensemble Travel Group Announces New Preferred Supplier Partners Jun 10, 2015


Ensemble Travel Group has announced that it has added several new global suppliers to its roster of preferred partners.
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Ensemble Honors Top Producers Jun 7, 2015


Ensemble Travel Group recently held its 2015 Top Producers celebration onboard Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection’s River Countess, sailing roundtrip from Venice on “The Gems of Northern Italy” cruise. The annual event recognizes Ensemble’s top producers in the U.S. and Canada.
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Ensemble Elects New Board of Directors May 6, 2015


Ensemble Travel Group has unveiled the results of its 2015 board of directors election, which saw a total of five directors elected by Ensemble members, three from the US and two from Canada.
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Ensemble Extraordinary events focus on luxury products Mar 5, 2015


Travel agents received some good news and a challenge at an Ensemble Extraordinary event at the Estates of Sunnybrook in Toronto earlier this week.
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Ensemble wraps up Western Canada EXTRAORDINARY! events in YVR Feb 23, 2015


Ensemble Travel Group hosted Ensemble EXTRAORDINARY! in Vancouver, bringing together its partners and more than 100 Western Canadian travel agents.
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Ensemble Vacations takes silver in NATJA awards Feb 19, 2015


Ensemble Vacations, the luxury travel magazine for clients of Ensemble Travel Group members in Canada, won Silver in the recent 2014 North American Travel Journalists Association (NATJA) annual competition.
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Ensemble Expands ‘Unique Properties’ Portfolio Feb 12, 2015


Ensemble Travel Group has nearly doubled the number of “Off the Beaten Path” properties in its newly released annual Ensemble Hotel & Resort Collection directory.
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‘Ensemble EXTRAORDINARY’ Jan 19, 2015


The third annual “Ensemble EXTRAORDINARY” event will take place in seven cities this year.
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Ensemble Down Under Oct 30, 2014


Lindsay Pearlman, co-president of Ensemble Travel Group, talks about the travel agency cooperative’s international expansion to Australia and New Zealand.
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Ensemble’s New Programs Oct 30, 2014


Libbie Rice, co-president of Ensemble Travel Group, on her travel agency group’s expanded programs in airlines, hotels and more.
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Ensemble Releases Plans for 2015 Events Oct 30, 2014


Ensemble Travel Group reports that Emmy-winning TV host Anthony Bourdain will be the keynote speaker at the organization’s 2015 conference in Orlando.
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Ensemble Travel Recognizes Top Agents and Suppliers Oct 29, 2014


Ensemble Travel Group honored its top-producing members and suppliers at the 2014 Ensemble Travel Group International Conference in Palm Springs.
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Ensemble selects Travelzon for hotel booking tool Oct 27, 2014


Ensemble Travel Group is launching a new hotel booking platform powered by Hotelzon, a Travelport company. The platform, Ensemble Hotel Express, will give priority display to Ensemble’s Hotel & Resort Collection and the amenities that program includes.
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Ensemble Forecasts Robust Bookings Growth Oct 27, 2014


Ensemble Insights, an annual survey, reflecting input from more than 500 Ensemble Travel Group agents, managers, and owners in the U.S. and Canada reports that 2014 will be a year of extraordinary growth for overall travel bookings, with 72 percent of respondents expecting an increase compared to 2013.
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Ensemble Expands Air and Hotel Programs Oct 27, 2014


During Ensemble’s International Conference in Palm Springs, the organization reported the addition of new suppliers to its Air By Ensemble program.
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