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1000 Mile Travel Group shines bright at Virtuoso Travel Week 2023

Achieves record-breaking attendance


1000 Mile Travel Group achieves its highest-ever attendance and engagement at Virtuoso Travel Week 2023, setting a new benchmark for luxury-focused travel experiences and solidifying its position as a leading force in the world of high-end travel.


Bringing together 56 of the groups top luxury travel professionals and staff from across North America, Australia and the United Kingdom, this year’s event sees the host-agency soar to new heights, forging stronger partnerships within the industry while empowering its travel advisors with enhanced tools and resources. 


“Our business mix has undergone a remarkable transformation since our expansion into the global market, and we are thrilled to share that we have emerged as a stronger and more luxury-focused entity,” Ben Ross, co-founder and CEO says. 

Through strategic partnerships with Virtuoso in North America and Australia, and a host of new elite memberships with some of the best hotel and cruise programs in the industry, 1000 Mile Travel Group has successfully positioned itself to cater to the discerning tastes of luxury travel clients. 


In recent months the group achieved membership in the prestigious Abercrombie & Kent 100 Club and gained Seabourn Gold Elite Agency status, rounding out an exceptional year in which their elite hotel program offering grew to include CTM Preferred Hotels, Belmond Bellini, Design Hotels, Hilton Impresario, Hyatt Prive, IHG Luxury Lifestyle, Marriott Stars and Luminous, and Rosewood Elite in North America as well as Advantage Travel Partnership in the United Kingdom.  


“Our unwavering commitment to delivering unparalleled luxury offerings to our independent travel advisors not only allows them to curate an exclusive portfolio of high-end destinations, luxurious accommodations, and extraordinary travel experiences for their clientele, but also affords them some of the highest commissions and exclusive benefits in the market,” says Ross.  


As they continue to expand their reach and elevate the luxury travel experience, 1000 Mile Travel Group remains steadfast in its mission to provide travel advisors with a diverse array of travel content, access to cutting-edge technology, and top-level support so they can build the businesses and lifestyle they dream of all whilst providing their clients with the best in industry service and content.


Find out more about 1000 Mile Travel Group here.



About 1000 Mile Travel Group

1000 Mile Travel Group (1000 MTG) is a global network of highly experienced independent travel advisors who are passionate about travel and delivering personalized, flexible, high-touch travel support to businesses and individuals around the world. Founded in Australia in 2015, 1000 MTG has grown to become a global host agency network of more than 750 independent travel advisors operating across Australia, the USA and UK. 1000 MTG is part of the global CTM Group of travel businesses.


About Corporate Travel Management (CTM) 

Corporate Travel Management (CTM) is an award-winning global provider of innovative and cost-effective travel solutions spanning corporate, events, leisure, loyalty and wholesale travel. The company’s proven business strategy is underpinned by personalized service excellence supported by market-leading technology solutions which deliver a return-on-investment to our customers. Visit: