The gala awards dinner was held at Pullman Auckland on the Sunday night, supplier awards were the night before at Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron.
The NZTB awards were:
Good Sports Award – Travelport: Adrienne Wilton, Kapiti Coast
Cruise Broker of the Year: Kristine Phillimore, Auckland
Preferred Suppliers Broker of the Year: Jane Cederwell, Taupo
The Brokers Choice Award: Cath Healey, Wellington
Marketer of the Year: Elaine Casey, Christchurch
Special Achievement of the Year: Michelle Kaufmann-Walker, Wellington
Best Growth of the Year Top 10: Michelle Moore (winner), Christchurch; Petra Christie, Peta-Marie Thomas, Sam Hedge, Mark Hutchinson, Nicky Davies, Deanna Johnston, Wendy Powell, Rachel Gaffikin, Hanna Gooch
Rookie of the Year: Diane Jacques-Cullen, Invercargil (1st); Jordan McCaskie (2nd), Dot Anderson-Lee (3rd)
Best Supplier of the Year: GO Holidays (Special mentions Air New Zealand, Wide Eyed Tours and World Journeys)
Best Representative of the Year: Belinda Buck, Qantas (Special mentions Tracey Hale, Emirates; Dana Riley, Lufthansa; Fiona Morton and Frank Gibbons, Air New Zealand; Kate Imrie, Globus family of brands)
Honours Club: (New category awarded to brokers ‘hot on the heels’ of the top performing brokers. Awardees will attend A Force for Good event in Auckland)) Adrienne Wilton. Amy Turuta, Cherie Le Prou, Claudia Moir, Darryl Smith, David Frost, Erin Sexton, Gina Courtier, Kate Costello, Linda Simpson-Lina, Lisa Glassey, Michelle Kaufmann-Walker, Philip Webb, Sandy Holmes, Vicki Reardon
High Achievers Club: (Winners receive Sydney excursion, sponsored by Qantas) Amy Bohling, Bridgette Kempf, Dot Anderson-Lee, Helen Baxter, Holidays 2 Go, Kathryn Clark, Katrina Harding, Kelly Cruickshank, Kristine Phillimore, Lynne Sincalir, Michele Cadman, Owen Wood, Rachel Gaffikin, Sam Hedge, Suzie Wilson.
Broker Teams of the Year (Luxury Bali Escape with Air New Zealand): Selwyn Travel (1st), Let’s Cruse (2nd), KNL Travel (3rd), Mango Travel (4th), My Travel Broker (5th)
Top 10 individual brokers (Luxury Bali Escape): Cath Healey (1st Broker of the Year), Wellington; Fiona Atkinson (2nd), Diane Jacques-Cullen (3rd)), Nicola Sorenson (4th), Jordyn McCaskie (5th), Ange Lester (6th), Julie Creelman (7th), Vanessa Carmichael (8th), Michele Kean (9th), Tracey Dench (10th)
JTB Best Broker: Kelly Cruickshank
Cruise World Top Seller: Lets Cruise
Contiki Top Seller: Jordyn McCaskie
World Journeys Top Supporter: Sally Lochhead
The Travel Corporation Top Seller: Jordan McCaskie, Nicola Sorenson (joint winners)
CTS Tours Top Seller: Wendy Morby
Viking Cruises Highest Sales 2019: Michelle Keen
Lufthansa Most Improved Sales: Shannon House; Top LHG Sales: Angela Lester
Back-Roads Touring Top Seller: Kate Costello
Croatia Times Travel Top Consultant: Diane Jacques-Cullen
G Adventures Most lives changed in previous calendar year: Kelly Cruickshank
United Airlines Top Broker Sales: Amy Bohling
Scenic Tours NZ Ltd Top Selling Broker: Claudia Moir
Innovative Travel Departed Sales Award: Michele Cadman
Francis Travel Marketing Top Performing: Lets Cruise
Emirates Top Sales: Fiona Atkinson
Adventure World Travel Top Broker: Dot Anderson-Lee
Allianz Top Broker: Lynne Sinclair
P&O Top Broker: Helen Mahoney, Lets Cruise
Princess Cruises Top Broker: mark Smith, Lets Cruise
Wild Earth Travel Top Broker: Jordyn McCaskie
Support Team Super Star: Pip Fear
Exotic Holidays Best Supporting Broker: Amy Bohling
Rocky Mountaineer Top Seller: Lauren Philips
Total Holiday Options Most Improved: Jane Cederwell Top Seller: Sarah Martin
Intrepid Travel Top Seller: Yvonne Wilson, runner up: Ange Lester
Qatar Top Seller: Cath Healey
Qantas Airways Top Broker: Mango Travel, Top Qantas Group sales: Fiona Atkinson
Kiwi Holiday Insurance: My Travel Broker – Lee Johns
Cathay Pacific Top Performer: Mango Travel
Cover-More Travel Insurance Top Insurance Specialist: Nicky Davies
Viva Expeditions Best Broker: Cath Healey
GO Holidays Most Improved Broker: Diane Jacques Cullen, Top Broker: Elaine Casey
Globus family of brands Top Selling Broker: Brigitte Kempf
Expedia Most Improved: Sandy Holmes, Top Seller: Angela Lester
Air New Zealand Top Brokers: Vanessa Carmichael (1st), Tracey Dench (2nd), Gina Courtier (3rd), Jordyn McCaskie (4th), Virgil Nickel (5th)
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