“Continental Travel Group employs 34 travel counsellors across two locations in Manitoba, fluent in English, French, German, and Italian. On average, our travel counsellors have 19 years industry experience. All our counsellors are accredited professionals and members of I.A.T.A. (International Air Transport Association).”
“Kathy has been in the travel industry for 18 years and 15 of them have been with Continental Travel. She has a large corporate clientele who book both their business travel and their personal vacations with her year after year because of the excellent service they receive. She love's to travel anywhere warm but especially Malaysia and the Caribbean ”
“Natalie started in the travel industry in 2002 with our French office known as d'Eschaumbault Travel. She specialize's in all group travel and handle many school groups. The fact that she completely bilingual facilitates any group travel to French speaking locales. She really enjoys organizing the trip from start to finish, working with the clients, meeting their demands and making sure they enjoy their trip. “A trip is like an investment, you want it to be successful”. Her favourite travel destination is Costa Rica. ”
“Jackie has been in the industry for almost 20 years and the past 3 have been with Continental. She truly enjoys the people she works with and the clients she deals with on a daily basis. One of her favourite travel destinations is Australia .”
“Keri has been in the travel industry since 1997 and has worked for that time as a corporate travel agent. She started off her career on an adventure working on Baffin Island expanding her expertise on routings to the North. Since then, Keri has been a local Winnipeg agent over the past 12 years, focusing on complicated international and northern travel. She is extremely dedicated to customer service and has a proven track record as being a team leader, with a focus on customer service for each client's differential needs. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our team. ”
“Kim has been in the travel industry for 13 years and the past 10 have been with Continental. She is fluent in both English and French, a College of Disney Knowledge Graduate and specialize in both Corporate and Leisure travel. She enjoys having satisfied clients that come back to her year after year for all their travel needs. Her two favourite travel destinations are Paris and Disneyworld. ”
“Kim has been in the travel industry since 1997 and joined the Continental team in October of 2009. She specializes in complicated international itineraries. She enjoys interacting daily with clients and making sure they get where they need to go as quickly/happily as possible. Her favourite travel destination is Paradise Island , Bahamas.
“Lori-ann started her career in the travel industry in 1979 and has been with Continental for the last 11 years. She has many corporate clients who have been with her for the past 30 years because of the outstanding service she offers. Her clients are important to her and indeed are the reason she loves her job. Her favourite travel destinations include Australia and New Zealand.
“Michelle started in the travel industry in 1985 and joined Continental in 1987 which makes her the longest serving “original” CTG employee. She is a unique speller and excels at being able to work out complicated international travel routings. She enjoys many aspects of her job but most important are her clients, the people she has the privilege to work with and the ever-changing travel industry. One of her favourite travel destinations is Wales.”
“Silvana has been in the travel industry for 23 years, 21 of those years with Continental Travel. She is a corporate agent working with sport teams, our Hunt and Fish program and has experience with travel to Nunavit-Canada’s Arctic. She is knowledgeable and efficient. She is always willing to assist her clients, going that extra mile to ensure their travel needs are met.
“Sylvana started in the travel industry in 1986 and has been with Continental for 20 years. She handles both corporate and leisure travel and has a large clientele who have been with her for many many years. She finds it hard to choose one favourite travel destination as every one has something different to offer but if she could only go back to one place she would choose Pelekas on the island of Corfu , Greece . ”
“Teresa has been in the travel industry since 1987 and has been with Continental for the past 17 years. She is appreciated by her clients as her attention to detail is second to none. She enjoys the fact that every day is different and she enjoys learning about the different destinations people are travelling to. Her favourite travel destinations are the Middle East and Europe.”
“Carly has been in the travel industry for about 4 years and have loved most every minute of it. She also works for an airline so has seen most every city in Canada and knows all of their airports inside and out. She loves the east coast, especially St John's, Newfoundland. Carly has also been to Disneyworld, Greece, Italy, Las Vegas multiple times, Los Angeles, Puerto Vallarta, Cancun, Puerto Plata, Honolulu, Maui, and most recently travelled to Australia. "I love the people that I work with and really enjoy researching the world of travel!" "The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page"... ”
“Charlene's career in the travel industry has spanned 4 decades and has been with Continental for the last four years. She specializes in European travel, the South Pacific including Australia and New Zealand, Egypt and Turkey. Having been on more than 50 cruises definitely gives her the designation of “Cruise Specialist”, in particular; river cruising worldwide. She really enjoys travelling and some of her favourite destinations include Europe, Egypt, Turkey and New Zealand. ”
“Diane has been in the industry for almost 40 years and feels that being a travel agent is never tedious because of the everyday challenges such as the weather, airlines, world events and adventure trips her discriminating clientele is asking for. Her clients are of all ages and come from various walks of life, and therefore have different desires and areas they want to travel to. She thrives in putting together a holiday that will delight each and everyone. Diane was fortunate in participating on a ‘trip of a lifetime' to Egypt in 2005. This area has a great deal of history, with new artifacts still being discovered from time to time. ”
“Karen has been selling travel for over 10 years. She loves that her job is different every day and when requests come in for complicated itineraries, she is up for the challenge. The more unique, the better! She specializes in Disney vacations, winter holidays, and Africa; mostly individual tickets for mission or adoption purposes. She's traveled to Hawaii, Jamaica, Punta Cana, Puerto Vallarta, Mayan Riviera, England, Scotland & Ireland. Her favourite destination is Ireland. "I love the beauty of the country and the hospitality of the people. I’m happy to have a job with a fabulous work environment and consider the girls in the office my second family. We work extremely well together as we compliment each other in our vast knowledge of the travel world. Each of us has different talents and strengths and bring unique qualities to this job each minute of every day!"”
“Lyndsey is excited to be back selling travel after 6 years away. "It has been awhile but I have seen Hawaii (Oahu and Maui), Dominican (Punta Cana and Puerto Plata) and Jamaica. Each destination offers something unique and incredible so I don’t have a favourite. My dream is to one day see Bora Bora, the Bahamas and Africa." She is looking forward to helping you plan the trip of your dreams. ”
“Marlene has been in the industry for over 25 years and started at Continental Travel in the spring of 2010. While she handles all aspects of travel, she particularly enjoys arranging destination weddings, honeymoons and European Vacations. She specializes in customized travel in Europe and likes to go out of the box for different air fares. "I love talking to people and arranging their holidays and also like the feedback from them when they return. It is important to me to provide extra special service to all my clients." Her favourite travel destination is Europe and in particular; River cruising. She also enjoys touring Italy and Greece.”
“Stacy has been with Continental since 2010. After having travelled to Mexico twice, and having her Mexican wedding planned by an agent, who is now a colleague, she knew that this would be a great career for her and she has not regretted a moment of it! She enjoys researching new destinations for clients and planning destination weddings. Her top 3 bucket list destinations are Africa, Chile & Argentina Wine Tour, and Sailing the Greek Islands.”
“Suzanne started in the travel industry in 1992 and has been with Continental since 2001. She specializes in many destinations in the Caribbean, Europe, South America, Australia, New Zealand and the islands of the South Pacific, as well as all types of cruising: river, yacht’s and large ships. She loves discovering new and interesting experiences for her clients. One of her favourite islands for rest and relaxation is Cuba but she also enjoys touring Europe for the history, most notably Switzerland , Austria , Germany and Italy. Suzanne’s strengths include her organizational skills and ability to multi-task.”