Alan has held the post of President since acquiring the golf packager in 2008. Initially launched as a southeast golf packager only, the company now offers world-wide destinations and manages private label brands with some of the most recognized brands in golf. Prior to the acquisition, Alan was a consultant and strategist for companies including: Travel Leaders, Virgin Vacations USA, and Joselyn, Tepper and Associates. While in that role, he wrote a leadership and business book entitled, Deliver Ultimate Customer Service. Designed to support the service industry where he launched his travel career, the book is now available in the Travel Institute library and has a foreword by industry icon and former Travel Institute board member Horst Schulze.
Alan began his travel industry career as a travel agency owner and sold his company, ADTRAV Travel Management (Adventure Travel) in 2004. He also held board posts with The Travel Institute and Ensemble Travel Group. He earned his Certified Travel Counselor (CTC) designation in 1999 from The Travel Institute. He and is a retired naval flight officer of the US Navy.
Alan Hale, CTC
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