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Setting a New Standard for Luxury Travel: 1000MTG Signs on with Virtuoso in the UK


1000 Mile Travel Group (1000MTG) is proud to announce its exclusive partnership with Virtuoso in the United Kingdom, the world’s leading network of leisure travel advisors and carefully curated travel providers. 


By becoming a Virtuoso member in the UK, 1000MTG solidifies its position as a trailblazer in the luxury travel industry, offering its travel advisors and their customers unparalleled access to curated experiences, personalized itineraries, exclusive perks, and world-class services spanning the globe. This partnership marks a significant milestone for the host agency which now boasts Virtuoso membership in Australia, North America and the United Kingdom.


“First, we revolutionized the corporate travel agent model, and now we’re embarking on an exhilarating journey to redefine luxury travel excellence in the travel advisor space,” exclaimed Ben Ross, co-founder and CEO of 1000MTG. 


The exclusive partnership with Virtuoso in the United Kingdom marks a pivotal moment in 1000MTG’s pursuit of innovation and exceptional service. 


“With unparalleled access to specialized training and resources, including destination-specific, product-specific, sales, and marketing training, and travel tools and technology including a mini website, customizable marketing materials, automated social media workflows, and co-op advertising opportunities, it’s easier than ever for our advisors to luxurize their travel business,” Alex Locke, General Manager – United Kingdom said.  


Being part of the Virtuoso network unlocks a multitude of extraordinary opportunities for networking and collaboration from industry events and conferences hosted by Virtuoso to exclusive networking gatherings, and grants travel advisors’ access to a global community of like-minded travel professionals and suppliers who share their passion for delivering unparalleled experiences to discerning travellers. 


Being able to provide increased client trust and confidence is paramount for independent travel advisors, and 1000MTG recognizes the significance of this aspect. Clients can rest assured knowing that they have chosen a reputable agency that has successfully met Virtuoso’s stringent standards. 


By aligning with Virtuoso, 1000 Mile Travel Group demonstrates its unwavering commitment to excellence, further solidifying its position as a trusted and reliable partner in the luxury travel industry. 


“With Virtuoso’s support and our team’s steadfast dedication, we are poised to create a new standard of unparalleled luxury travel experiences. This is just the beginning of the next extraordinary chapter in our story,” said Nicola Veltman, co-founder and CEO. 


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: