House of Travel Scoops Top Industry Awards Share on email Print this article Share on Facebook House of Travel Scoops Top Industry Awards story by: House of Travel One of New Zealand’s best known travel brands has taken out the top industry award for the third year in a row. House of Travel won Best Retail Brand at the TAANZ National Travel Industry Awards, which acknowledges excellence in the sector across brand, location, individuals and brokers. The Kiwi owned and operated company won five awards and was a finalist in all of the nine categories entered, taking home awards for retail outlets and consultants from all over the country. Clare Jackson of House of Travel Newmarket won the award for Best Agency Manager Retail, while Judy Harkness of Calder & Lawson House of Travel was named Best Travel Consultant Retail. Orbit Wellington and House of Travel Northlands took home awards for Best Brand Corporate Single Location and Best Brand Retail Single Location respectively. House of Travel CEO Mark O’Donnell says he is delighted House of Travel has continued to maintain relevance and provide a benchmark in service standards for the rest of the industry. “In the travel industry we are experiencing a period of rapid change and growth. As a business, it is crucial to constantly re-evaluate our position in the industry and stay at the forefront of change. It’s really gratifying to see our work in this field recognised at the highest level,” he says. “At House of Travel we are passionate about designing life-changing travel experiences for Kiwis, leveraging decades of knowledge built up by hundreds of dedicated travel consultants. Combined with strong relationships with our customers and a collaborative approach to planning travel, we provide a travel experience that is so much more than a simple transaction.” House of Travel was also a finalist in Best Brand Retail Multi-Location (Kate Smyth), Best Travel Agency Manager Corporate (Megan Sewell), Best Travel Consultant (Paul Johnson) and Best Brand Corporate Multi-Location (Orbit Corporate Travel). Enquire Now First name* Last name* Email* Phone How can we help? My preferred House of Travel Store* Select Outlet Auckland Albany: Auckland North Botany Junction: Auckland South Browns Bay: Auckland North Devonport: Auckland North Ellerslie: Auckland Central Hobsonville: Auckland West Howick: Auckland East Milford: Auckland North New Lynn: LynnMall Auckland West Newmarket: Auckland Central Orewa: Auckland North Parnell: Auckland Central Ponsonby: Auckland Central Remuera: Auckland Central St Heliers: Auckland East Takanini: Auckland South Takapuna: Auckland North Whangaparaoa: Auckland North Bay of Plenty Mt Maunganui Papamoa Rotorua Taupo Tauranga CBD the Crossing Canterbury Ashburton Barrington: Christchurch South Christchurch City: Christchurch Central Ferrymead: Christchurch East High Street Lanes: Christchurch Central Hornby: Christchurch West Merivale: Christchurch Central Northlands: Papanui Christchurch North Rangiora Riccarton: Christchurch Central Shirley: Christchurch North Timaru Upper Riccarton: Christchurch West Hawke's Bay / Gisborne Havelock North Jenny Nilsson: Hastings Nelson / Marlborough Blenheim Motueka Nelson Richmond Northland Kerikeri: Northland Whangarei: Northland Otago / Southland Alexandra Balclutha Dunedin Lakers Gore Lakers Invercargill Oamaru Wanaka Taranaki / Manawatu Broadway: Palmerston North New Plymouth Stephen Parsons: Palmerston North Wanganui Waikato Calder & Lawson: Hamilton East Cambridge Coromandel: Whangamata Hamilton: Hamilton Central Matamata Morrinsville Taupo Te Awamutu Wellington / Wairarapa Featherston Street CBD: Wellington City Hunter St CBD: Wellington City Johnsonville: Wellington North Kapiti Coast: Paraparaumu Lower Hutt: Wellington North Masterton West Coast Greymouth Hokitika Westport I would like to receive email updates on the latest HOT holiday deals HOT Privacy Statement * required fields Done this? Tell your friends about it.