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 November 06, 2015
Signature Welcomes Eleven New Members In 2015

 At its annual Sales Meeting & Trade Show, Signature Travel Network announced the addition of 11 member agencies in 2015 for a total of 202, five of which have joined since the Signature Owners' Meeting in September.

Signature's five newest members include:

- Anchors Away Cruises & Tours -- Clearwater, FL
- Blue Ribbon Cruise & Travel, Inc. -- Temecula, CA
- Cruises International -- Schaumburg, IL
- Just Cruises & Vacations -- Clinton Township, MI
- Travel Specialists -- Honolulu, HI

Kimberly Waters, Signature's vice president, member acquisition and engagement, states, "I'm enthusiastic about the new members we've added this year. We're looking forward to announcing even more members in January. We always look for a good fit when we speak with prospective members, and we've been fortunate to attract a great new group of owners who want to grow their sales with Signature's technology and marketing tools. Our agency owners rely on Signature to help them expand their businesses and strengthen their client relationships, and we're pleased to help them do just that."

When asked why he joined Signature, Rodney Lau, president of Travel Specialists in Honolulu, HI, replies, "Signature offers tools for their members that are unique from any other consortium. The marketing platform is both ingenious and impressive, and their technology tools help us to communicate with our clients on multiple levels in a consistent and professional manner."

Matthew D. Cervone, president of Just Cruises & Vacations in Clinton Township, MI, agrees, "Signature is undoubtedly the premier organization in the travel industry. The marketing and technology programs, along with The Signature Collection, were key factors in my decision to join, but I found the people, the staff, and other members to be the organization's most valuable assets."

The complete list of new members for 2015 also includes: Above & Beyond Travel, Williamsburg, VA; Best Price Cruises & Tours, Port St. Lucie, FL; Cruise & Travel Specialists, Lake Oswego, OR; Quay Travel, Auckland, New Zealand; Shangri-La World Travel, Southlake, TX; Sunrise Travel Center, Inc., Sea Girt, NJ.

Signature Travel Network

Signature Travel Network is a member-owned travel cooperative headquartered in Marina del Rey, California, with a regional office in New York City. The network was established in 1956, and today includes 202 member agencies with 447 retail locations in the United States, Canada, Brazil, and New Zealand. Collectively, Signature members generate more than $6 billion in annual travel sales.