Elegant Journeys


AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

Awards and Recognitions

Virtuoso       

Virtuoso: The Elegant Journeys Department of Frontiers has been a member of Virtuoso in 2004, and our clients have enjoyed the numerous benefits of this exclusive membership ever since. Virtuoso is a private network of "specialists in the art of travel," focusing on upscale leisure travel. Less than one percent of travel agents in this country are accepted for membership in this elite organization. Our alliance with Virtuoso enables us to offer clients complimentary upgrades, outstanding amenities, added values and VIP status at top hotels and resorts around the world. In addition, we have access to special private events and shore excursions on select cruises. 


    Condé Nast Traveler Top Travel Specialist: In 2017, Frontiers was honored once again to be included in Conde Nast Traveler magazine’s annual list of “Top Travel Specialists.” We applaud Condé Nast Traveler for their "Truth in Travel" philosophy and innovative style. Further, we are proud to serve the savvy and discriminating readers of this well-respected magazine.  Two members of our team are recognized:


Mollie Fitzgerald
as a generalist and Condé Nast Traveler Advisory Board Member and for a specialty in fly fishing.

Jill Jergel for her specialty in European Canal Barges. Jill is also a certified Maison de la France Specialist, awarded by the French Tourist Office to agents possessing an exemplary level of knowledge of France. Jill was also chosen to design and execute the trip to Provence for Editor Kate Maxwell that was published as part of the 'Iconic Itinerary'.

 

 A-List    

Travel + Leisure's A-List: Mollie Fitzgerald was recognized for the third time as a ‘Super Agent' by Travel + Leisure magazine's ‘A-List' of 125 top travel experts. Contributing Editor Andrea Bennett has identified Mollie as an expert in Active Travel since 2007.

 

   

A&K 100 Club: Frontiers is a proud member of Abercrombie & Kent’s 100 Club, which recognizes their top-producing agency partners. Our clients enjoy priority waitlist clearance, advance notification of new departures and itineraries and other exclusive benefits.

   

Belmond Bellini Club: Frontiers is pleased to be a member of the Belmond "Bellini Club," which is a small group of top producing agency partners. Bellini Club members undergo extensive training to become "Bellini Ambassadors" for Belmond and our clients receive VIP status and priority clearance of wait lists. We also receive advance notification of any special offers and substantial marketing assistance.

Mollie Fitzgerald is also a member of their Travel Agent Advisory Board.

    Inspired by Iceland: Iceland’s recent surge as a popular travel destination prompted the launch of the Inspired by Iceland program, which educates travel advisors on Iceland’s geography, culture, and attitudes, as well as providing helpful travel tips. The program includes training on the seven regions of Iceland, which each have distinctive characteristics, and promotes care of Iceland’s stunning landscapes and respect for the environment. Frontiers' Iceland Destination Specialist, Leigh Buches completed the Inspired by Iceland Specialist Programme in December 2017 to expand on her previous knowledge of Iceland.
    Sir Rocco's Knights: Frontiers is thrilled to be a member of “Sir Rocco’s Knights,” an exclusive program designed to enhance our clients’ experience while staying at a Rocco Forte Hotel with the recognition you deserve. This is an ultra-elite group of their top producing travel trade partners – just 35 member agencies in all of North America. In addition to the usual amenities, with our new “Knights’ status,” our clients will have top priority for room upgrades, waitlist clearance and other additional benefits, but most importantly, the watchful eye of the General Manager to ensure your stay exceeds your expectations.
      Four Seasons Preferred Partners: Frontiers is proud to be a Four Seasons Preferred Partner. The Four Seasons Preferred Partner program is an exclusive invitation-only network of high-end travel consultants. Our Destination Specialists have personal relationships with each of the properties contact, priority access to reservations and requests allowing for exclusive opportunities for customized experiences for our clients.
    Dorchester Collection Diamond Club: Established in 2006, Dorchester Collection has a portfolio of nine of the world’s finest luxury hotels in Europe and the US. Each hotel is an icon in its own right, with a worldwide reputation for offering the most sought-after experiences of good living, charm, elegance, and service. Frontiers Diamond Club status provides you with VIP status and a 24/7 ambassador team who will look after you and be available throughout your stay if you are in need of any assistance.