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Travel Agent Newsletter February 2017

February 10, 2017

News from Andy's Desk!

Dear Travel Partners,

I hope everyone is in good health and those in North battling the cold weather are staying safe and busy booking warm vacations.

Here at SNG, we are extremely excited as we close in on our 10-Year anniversary on February 14th.  It doesn’t seem possible that a decade has passed since SNG was born with a vision to make it possible for anyone to travel, even if they have a disability or special need.  We continue to grow and evolve as the accessible travel market grows.  As we strive, daily, to fulfill our mission of Delivering an Accessible World, SNG is pleased in assist travel professionals to expand your market with quality and care, every step of the way. 

Along with our upcoming anniversary, we are pleased to be running our annual Transatlantic Promotion through February 28st of this year. 

Concurrently, SNG is holding the Get Onboard and Catch the Wave Online, a promotion for our travel agent partners through the end of March.  Further details regarding both promotions are enclosed within the newsletter.

SNG will continue offering Webinars throughout 2017 with our first of the year being held Tuesday, February 14th.  The Webinar will introduce you to the special needs market and provide a refresher course for our registered travel agents.

We are truly grateful to our travel partners for your support since the inception of Special Needs Group/Special Needs at Sea!

Keep Smilin',

 

Andrew J. Garnett, CATA
President/CEO

 

Important Notice for our Travel Agent Partners

If ...

·   your physical mailing address has changed

·   you have switched agencies

·   your contact phone number or email address has changed within the last year

              Please email us agents@specialneedsgroup.com               

so we may update your profile

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Celebrating our 10th Anniversary!

On February 14th, Special Needs Group will celebrate our 10th anniversary of delivering an accessible world.  Since 2007, SNG has been achieving unprecedented milestones in providing those with special needs and/or disabilities the ability to travel.

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Current Promotions!

Get Onboard & Catch the Wave Online Booking Promotion

2017 Transatlantic Promotion

 

 

New for 2017 American Constellation

American Cruise Line will debut its newest ship, American Constellation, in the spring of this year.  The 163-passenger American built, flagged and crewed vessel will join the line’s Coastal Cruise Ships class. American Constellation will feature cabins all over 200 square feet with either a large, opening picture window or private balcony. American Constellation amenities include roomy lounges located throughout the vessel, observation decks, a fitness center and putting green located on the top deck along with free Wi-Fi-, laundry facilities as well as unlimited soda, coffee, tea and snacks. 

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SNG's Calendar of Events

February 14th at 3 PM EST
Special Needs Group WEBINAR
Open to all Travel Professionals!
To sign up please CLICK HERE!

 

February 23rd at 10 AM PT/1 PM ET
Uniglobe WEBINAR
 
 
March 1st at 11 AM ET
CruiseOne/Dream Vacations/Cruises, Inc. WEBINAR
 
March 7th at 11 AM ET
Cruise Planners Training Class Presentation
Fort Lauderdale Convention Center
Fort Lauderdale, FL

 

March 7th at 12 Noon CT
NEXION Quick Learn WEBINAR 
 
 
April 6th - 7th
Uniglobe Travel Center
Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina
San Diego, CA
 
 
April 21st from 3 PM - 7 PM ET
CLIA CRUISE360 Marketplace Trade Show
Fort Lauderdale Convention Center
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 
April 23rd - 25th ET
Cruise Planners Boot Camp
Harrah's Atlantaic City
Atlantic City, NJ

 

 

CATA Corner

Learn how to cater to the Special Needs Market

CLICK HERE FOR SOME VALUABLE INFORMATION!

Join Over 3,200 CATA Agents!

Get certified now! 

The program is FREE and CLIA will provide you with 5 credits!

 

 

 

Featured Destination: Charleston

Recently named 2016’s “Best City in the World” by Travel and Leisure magazine, Charleston is home to the port slated for 104 cruise calls for the present year.  Union Pier is Port of Charleston’s cruise ship passenger terminal.  The renovated terminal sits on South Carolina’s oldest and second largest city’s waterfront.

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Battery Park

 

Sun and Fun Cycles, Hollywood, FL

Special Needs Group is pleased to be partnered with Sun and Fun Cycles located on Hayes Street and the Broadwalk in Hollywood Beach, Florida.  Rated by USA Today as America’s Top Broadwalk, Hollywood Beach is a top tourist destination in south Florida.  Sun and Fun allows the Broadwalk to be accessible to all providing a variety of special needs equipment.

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Toll Free: (800) 513-4515| International: (1) 954.585.0575

International Guests may also call us utilizing your Favorite Web Communication Application

agents@specialneedsgroup.com

www.specialneedsgroup.com

302 NW 1st Street, Dania Beach, FL 33004