The most recent member to join the The Magellan Tr

first_imgThe most recent member to join the The Magellan Travel Group, CPE Travel in Brisbane, has boosted member numbers to 130 at 1 May, 2017, and the Group says it is a continued commitment to transparency, like-minded business partners and profit for members that is the key to its growth. Further, “… interest in the Group continues to be strong across both our Corporate and Leisure divisions,” says Andrew Macfarlane, CEO of The Magellan Travel Group, noting that “… the current growth pattern is set to continue on this trajectory over the coming months as incoming members serve their notice periods with existing consortia.”CPE Travel was established in 2004 as a joint venture between Lorenzo Boccabella and Michelle La Franchi, and as an adjunct to Lorenzo’s successful Conference & Seminar business which had been established in 1996. CPE has grown through various iterations to have emerged as a successful TMC in the area focused on delivering global CPD conferences for the Legal & Medical Professions and offering boutique, high-end, luxury travel product to repeat and referred clients. The company is now owned outright by Lorenzo with Michelle, as General Manager, leading ‘an amazing team’ of ten creative, talented travel and event professionals.“We see a significant advantage with the value proposition that Magellan represents and delivers to our business. The transparent model and like-minded business operators make me very pleased to be a part of the Magellan Group,” said La Franchi.The Magellan Travel Group has also welcomed new members Travel Avenue, Pie in The Sky, Encore Journeys, Surrey Travel & Cruise, Alpha Travel Armadale, where2travel Glen Waverley, Hampton Travel & Cruise and Platinum Travel Corporation Albury in the past six months.Some of Magellan’s newest members attending the Magellan Corporate Forum earlier in the yearL-R: Scott Darlow (Magellan Trave Group), Michelle Lafranchi (CPE Travel), Emmily Strong (CPE Travel), Chris Goddard (Maxims Travel), David Hummerston (Encore Journeys), Andrew Macfarlane (Magellan Travel Group), Kathy Gambell (Encore Journeys) The Magellan Grouplast_img

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