Suzanne Slavitter CTP, CTIE is the Vice President and co-owner of Sports Empire, Inc., a sports and special events tour company including the Authentic California Vacations receptive division and Co-Founder and Owner of Red Hot Groups.
Involved in the travel business for over 25 years, Suzanne has written articles on niche marketing for Agent at Home Magazine and has presented seminars at various travel industry events including ASTA World Congress, ARTA National Conference, The Travel Institute National Forum, Vacation.com Annual Conference and the NTA Annual Convention. Suzanne has served as chair of the ASTA Tour Operator Program Committee and has been a member of the NTA Leadership Team as chair of the Travel Agent Task Force and chair for the 2009 NTA Annual Convention in Reno, NV. Suzanne is a graduate of Northeastern University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. She earned her Certified Tour Professional (CTP) designation in 1996 and her Certified Travel Industry Executive (CTIE) designation in 2005. She has been honored as the SoCal ASTA Supplier of the Year in 2013 and in 2014 received the Bob Everidge Lifetime Achievement Award from NTA.