Displaying items by tag:TMG

Wednesday, 08 May 2024 03:37

Travel Brokers, Travel Managers Group

Do you want to have the flexibility of running your own travel business, while being backed by NZ’s largest independent support network?

We provide industry-leading business support through our dedicated teams. From administration and technology support, to finance, ticketing and marketing.

Additionally, we offer mentorship and business planning services to help you grow a and achieve your goals, we are committed to supporting every  aspect of your travel business.

Get in touch if you’re an experienced agent or current broker looking to take the next step in your travel career.

Contact Natasha Crowle National Sales Manager natasha.crowle@travelmanagers.co.nz 021 239 5859


Published in Job Search
Tuesday, 12 March 2024 22:31

Northern Lights for TMG with Hurtigruten

A group of independent agents from Travel Managers Group were lucky to experience a magnificent famil with Hurtigruten recently – to Norway to seek out the Northern Lights.

Published in Places
Tuesday, 22 August 2023 21:56

FC independents SOAR

TRAVELinc Memo caught all the action at the business sessions and social gatherings at the Flight Centre Independent conference in Brisbane last weekend.

  • Tmg Winners1With the top supplier’s award certificate, Air New Zealand’s Matt Jenkins, Paige Myocevich, CJ McCarthy and Frank Gibbons
  • Tmg3Tanya Marriott, Flight Centre Independent; Colin Perry, Travel Managers; Lindsay Stott Cover-More Travel Insurance
  • Tmg Winners3Travel Managers top individual broker Kelly Bowater with Angie Mills, who won the independent support staff member of the year award
  • Tmg6Christina Boles, Annelies Anderson, Nadine Williams, all Flight Centre Independent
  • Tmg1At the welcome event in MOFOs… Angela Mills, chief operating officer TMG; Graham ‘Scroo’ Turner, managing director Flight Centre; Jason Buckley, general manager NZ - FCTG Independent
  • Tmg Winners4At the awards night… Peter Manase, Manase Travel Studio; Tori Keating, xtravel; Victoria Courtney, Flight Centre
  • Tmg Business5Jana Cunha (centre), TMG catches up with Lisa Diamond Anthony and Paul Dymond at the sponsor showcase in The Westin Brisbane
  • Tmg5From the support team at conference… Sahil Arora, Hiromi Sone; Elyza Taylor, Tasmyn Cleland
  • Tmg Business1At the SOAR conference... Ali Sharp, Travel Managers; Jemma Vinsen, 360edge; James Kavanagh, Flight Centre; David Goulstone, Travel Managers
  • Tmg2Amanda Belcastro (centre), Kiwi Holiday Insurance with Travel Managers Ali Sharpe, Anita Gatley, Heika Wetzel and guest Nicole Wetzel
  • Tmg Winners2How many awards did you win again? Sue Morley, Kevin White, Leanne Sharp and Courtney Moore, The Travel Professionals
  • Tmg Quiz2Second prize in the quiz.. a six day Fiordland and Stewart Island Cruise for two presented to Jemma Vinsen, 360edge by Sarah Porter, Wild Earth Travel
  • Tmg Business4A glass of Champagne, courtesy of Regent Seven Seas Cruises, helped wrap up the business sessions at the FCTG NZ Independents conference on Saturday…Megan Porter, NCL; Melissa Dodson, Flight Centre Independent; Tracey Brennan, Regent Seven Seas Cruises; Kate Moriarty, Infinity Holidays
  • Tmg Quiz3Sue Grigg, Travel Associates at Home won a premium economy trip to London for two with China Airlines, presented by Leo Li as the third prize in the quiz
  • Tmg Business3Winner of a package of goodies from Qantas, Trish Little, Flight Centre Independent; Koby Jonas, QF
  • Tmg Quiz1Gaynor Bennett was the winner of the Great Travel Quiz and was presented with a seven-night Viking European River Cruise for two by Steve Parker
  • Tmg4Caryn Young, Adventure World; Alan Ward, Travel Managers


Published in Paparazzo

Agents can embrace ChatGTB and other AI developments to their advantage while still providing the personal touch and human interaction that clients value, delegates at the FCTG New Zealand Independent Conference heard late last week.

James Kavanagh, Flight Centre’s CEO leisure, says agents should not be afraid of the technology and should take heed of former predictions of doom.

Published in Industry News
Tuesday, 23 August 2022 21:07

TMG celebrates 20th

Travel Managers Group (TMG) celebrated its 20th anniversary at a national gathering at Naumi Hotel, Auckland Airport this month. With a theme of Reconnect and Reimagine the event was also an opportunity for TMG to show gratitude to the wider network for their support and assistance over the last few years.

Speakers on the day included Jason Buckley, David Coombes and Victoria Courtney of Flight Centre and Greg Hamilton from TAANZ.

A number of awards were presented including: Emerging broker of the year, Kate Hawken; Broker division of the year, xtravel; Broker branch of the year 360Edge; Broker of the year, Bhagavan Srinivasa; TMG Champions – Outstanding contribution and achievement, Kristin Edgeworth, 360Edge and Shane Lust, xtravel.

  • Tmg 360edge4Emerging broker of the year, Kate Hawken with TMG’s Angela Mills
  • Tmg 360edge3TMG’s Amanda King, Ginny Akers, Megan Lowish, Kate Hawken with Fiona Farrell, FCTG Independent Support
  • Tmg 360edge2Alison Sharp, TMG; Anita Gatley Wedding Travel: Kate Tawhai, TMG; Rebecca Kent, Rove Culture and Nicole Rutter, TMG
  • Tmg 360edge1Kristin Edgeworth, Sally Brasell, Roshan Kencalo, all 360Edge and Briar Collins, Fine Travel
Published in Paparazzo
Tagged under

A partnership announced late last year between Travel Managers Group (TMG), international financial technology business, Ratebroker, and the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) is opening doors for experienced New Zealand travel brokers so they can get back to earning – this time providing financial advice.

Since launching the partnership in December, TMG brokers have been taking up the training in big numbers, allowing them to earn while they learn. 

Published in Hot Topics
Thursday, 17 December 2020 01:37

'What some financial advice with that holiday?'

A new partnership between Travel Managers Group (TMG), international financial technology business, Ratebroker, and the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) is opening doors for experienced New Zealand travel brokers so they can get back in business – this time providing financial advice.

Travel brokers have been particularly impacted by the Covid-19 travel downturn and a number of them are now being given the opportunity to turn customer service skills to the financial

Published in Hot Topics
Friday, 07 June 2019 01:12

Deed joins TMG as broker

Wayne Deed has joined Travel Managers Group as a broker.

Published in People
Tagged under
Tuesday, 29 May 2018 00:41

TMG gets down

Warning: No valid images found in the specified directory. Please check the image directory or the image filter!

Debug: specified directory - https://www.travelinc.co.nz/content/images/tmg-conference

Stage and niche supplier presentations, and another 20 suppliers in sessions for a ‘speed dating’ type format around a wing of the Trinity Wharf Hotel in Tauranga all added up to a busy two and a half days for attendees at the Travel Managers Group Conference.

Published in People