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MTravel Wins Prestigious “Best Host Agency” Award

MTravel Host Agency Wins Prestigious Best Host Agency Award

Host agency division of Corporate Travel Management – North America, MTravel, named “Best Host Agency”



Montrose, CA, May 2, 2018– – MTravel Hosting Services is delighted to have received an esteemed accolade for its contribution to the travel industry.


The host agency division of Corporate Travel Management, North America, has been named ‘Best Host Agency’ by SOCAL ASTA, the American Society of Travel Agents, Southern California Chapter.


ASTA, the largest association of travel professionals in the world, is a widely recognized member association comprised of travel agencies, travel agents, cruise, tour and hotel suppliers.


MTravel Hosting Services received the award at an exclusive, black-tie Diamond Awards Ceremony, held on April 25, 2018, on the red carpet of the Beverly Hills Hotel.


The “Best Host Agency” and other Diamond awards recognize and honor “professionals and organizations who have made outstanding, unique, lasting, and extraordinary contributions to the travel industry” as stated by SoCal ASTA, which was celebrating its 83rd Anniversary.


Salv Silvera, the recently appointed Senior Vice President of MTravel Hosting Services and Leisure in North America, attended the prestigious ceremony to receive the award.


“I would like to take this opportunity to recognize our wonderful MTravel team and agents, who each have an incredible passion for this business,” he said. “MTravel has long been raising the bar of service and support for our independent contractors and travel agents. I’m very proud to be part of this Host Agency as we continue to expand on the great service MTravel is known for providing.”


Also in attendance was MTravel’s Loris Fusco, a long time travel professional and support team member for MTravel, who was named a finalist for the SoCal ASTA “Mentor Travel Advisor of the Year” Diamond Award.


About MTravel

A top 5 host agency under the umbrella of the prestigious Corporate Travel Management family, MTravel is the ideal match for business-minded independent travel professionals with a strong entrepreneurial spirit.


With 45 years of hosting expertise, MTravel helps agents achieve success by providing deeply personal support, unmatched online booking technology and access to decades of front-line travel selling experience. To learn more, please explore or call 800-870-5799.


About ASTA

ASTA (American Society of Travel Agents) members represent 80 percent of all travel sold in the United States through the travel agency distribution channel. Together with hundreds of internationally based members, it is the leading global advocate for travel agents, the travel industry and the traveling public. ASTA’s history of travel industry advocacy traces back to its founding in 1931 when it launched with the mission to facilitate the business of selling travel through effective representation, shared knowledge and the enhancement of professionalism. For more information, visit


ASTA’s sister association, The National Association of Career Travel Agents, represents a professional community of independent travel agents ready to assist the traveling public.