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 June 03, 2015
AIG's Travel Guard Becomes A Preferred Supplier of THOR, Inc.

 THOR, Inc., a world leading travel services company, has announced the addition of AIG's Travel Guard and its portfolio of travel insurance solutions and travel-related, as a preferred THOR services supplier. THOR suppliers provide its member travel agencies with special benefits and solutions.

"We are pleased to be offering Travel Guard within the THOR Services Program," says Scott Ackerman, Travel Guard's senior vice president of sales. "THOR member travel agents will be able to earn compensation through a preferred provider, while providing high quality insurance solutions and travel services to their clients."

The Travel Guard portfolio of insurance solutions provides travel agents with a trusted value-add that their clients can count on. Packages can offer a range of solutions, including emergency medical expenses and emergency medical evacuations, should the need arise.

THOR travel agency members can log in to THOR's website,, click on 'THOR Supplier Education' under 'My Account', then arrow to the Travel Guard logo to learn more about how to sign up to offer Travel Guard solutions to their clients.

"THOR member travel agents, and their clients, will both benefit from the travel insurance solutions Travel Guard has to offer," says John Kennedy, managing director, THOR. "Our member travel agents can receive competitive compensation and their clients will have insurance solutions available that let them enjoy their vacations knowing they're protected by valuable travel solutions. Everyone wins."

THOR, Inc.

THOR, Inc., founded in 1977 in Boulder, Colorado, USA, is an international travel services company that provides sales, marketing, preferred services and products to the world's leading travel providers. THOR, a Travelport company, offers a discounted and commissionable worldwide hotel program, which its member travel agencies use to book the best hotels for their travelers.


AIG Travel and Travel Guard

AIG Travel, Inc., a member of American International Group, Inc., is a worldwide leader in travel insurance solutions and assistance. Travel Guard is the marketing name for its portfolio of travel insurance solutions and travel-related services, including assistance and security services, marketed to both leisure and business travelers around the globe. Services are provided through a network of wholly owned service centers located in Asia, Europe and the Americas.