G Adventures top adventure tour operator

6 Jul 2007

July 6, 2007 – G Adventures is pleased to announce that it has been voted as a top adventure tour operator by Canadian agents.

Over 4,000 travel agents participated in this year's Baxter Travel Media 2007 Agents' Choice Awards. The survey is one of the largest polls of travel agents in Canada and G Adventures ranked the highest among all adventure travel operators listed in the tour operator category.

"G Adventures greatly values its partnership with agents and we’re delighted in the confidence they have placed in us,” says Brad Ford, Business Development Manager. “Our worldwide sales teams provide dynamic product, brand, and destination support programs to empower the travel agent in their efforts to sell the best adventures on the market.”

Agent focused programs include:

*A superior product offering and trusted brand
*Excellent sales support staff
*SHERPA booking engine, the adventure industry’s most complete online booking engine where agents can create new bookings and options, make amendments, download trip documents and order new brochures.
*Centralized partner-specific training
*Preferred partner sales support projects and promotions
*Travel destination and product talks
*Scheduled web conference trainings
*Coming soon: eLearning self-directed training modules

About G Adventures
G Adventures is a world leader in the adventure industry. We offer unique small group adventures, safaris and expeditions on all seven continents with a focus on culture, nature and active travel to more than 60,000 travellers annually. Our unique and varied styles of award-winning trips are ideal for people with a sense of adventure - who want to travel off the beaten path, immerse themselves in the local culture and environment and experience the real world in a sustainable manner. G Adventures is also the proud owner of the legendary polar expedition ship the M/S Explorer.

For more information please visit www.gadventures.com.