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Professional Travel Agents of North America joins CLIA

Professional Travel Agents of North America joins CLIA

Professional Travel Agents of North America (PTANA) joined Cruise Lines International Association as a 2017 Premier Member.

The organization has committed to 100% CLIA membership adoption among its approximately 150 travel agencies and 600 travel agents across 10 chapters nationwide.

The alliance will allow PTANA travel professionals to access CLIA’s professional development and certification program.

Formed in 2009, PTANA provides educational forums and networking opportunities for travel professionals, and each chapter hosts monthly seminars that provide sales techniques and product and destination information.

Posted 10 January 2017

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Anne Kalosh

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