With Delta Air Lines as Diamond Sponsor, Tzell observes Golden Anniversary with high profile Branch Meeting, Trade Show and Gala Event at Ellis Island co-hosted by celebrity clients  New York, NY (October 26, 2016) — This week, Tzell Travel Group – one of the travel industry’s most revered agency names particularly renowned for its “who’s.. read more →

Minneapolis, MN (July 13, 2010) — Travel Leaders Group, one of America’s top ten-ranked travel companies, today announced that it has closed its sale of Connexions Loyalty Travel Solutions to Affinion Group, Inc., a global leader in customer engagement solutions. Connexions has become a significant provider of both online and offline travel for loyalty-based customers… read more →

Minneapolis, MN (May 21, 2010) — Travel Leaders Group, one of America’s top ten-ranked travel companies, is today announcing it has reached an agreement to sell its Connexions Loyalty Travel Solutions division to Affinion Group, Inc., a global leader in customer engagement solutions. Connexions has become a significant provider of both online and offline travel.. read more →

Travel Weekly notes how Travel Leaders Group Joins “Elite group” of companies with $1 Billion-Plus in Sales   Minneapolis, MN (June 24, 2009) — In its latest issue, Travel Weekly places Travel Leaders Group in the top 10 of its Power List 2009 of America’s travel sellers. Travel Weekly is billed as “the national newspaper.. read more →

Travel Leaders Group’s Tzell Travel Group alone would have earned first place distinction Minneapolis, MN (June 9, 2009) — In its latest issue, Business Travel News ranks Travel Leaders Group number one among American travel management companies in its Business Travel Survey 2009, an annual compendium. Business Travel News is considered “the voice of authority.. read more →

Minneapolis, MN (May 5, 2009) — Putting its money squarely where its flagship brand name is, Travel Acquisitions Group is officially being renamed as Travel Leaders Group. With combined wholly-owned and franchised sales of over $7.3 billion last year, the relatively new Travel Leaders Group enterprise already ranks as the eighth largest travel company in.. read more →

Eden Prairie, MN (February 13, 2009) — Today, Eden Prairie (MN)-based Travel Acquisitions Group (TAG) is announcing it has tapped veteran attorney Robert Brill as its General Counsel. Brill joined TAG on January 21, 2009. Brill reports directly to TAG CEO Barry Liben and is operating from TAG’s Eden Prairie (MN) headquarters.  “We are not.. read more →

TZELL Will Operate as Separate Business Unit; TZELL’s Barry Liben to Serve as TAG and TZELL’s CEO; Michael Batt, TAG Founder Continues as TAG Chairman Minneapolis, MN (August 22, 2008) — Today, it was announced that New York-based Tzell Travel Group and Minneapolis-based Travel Acquisitions Group (“TAG,” formerly Carlson Leisure Group) will merge to form.. read more →

Travel Leaders Prepares to Transform Each Traveler’s Experience New Orleans, LA (August 21, 2008) – After leading the way in travel by serving millions of travelers from coast to coast, the hundreds of U.S.-based franchised travel agency locations operating as Carlson Wagonlit Travel Associates are leading travel in an exciting new direction as Travel Leaders. The new.. read more →

Minneapolis, MN (March 24, 2008) — Today, Travel Acquisitions Group (“TAG”, formerly Carlson Leisure Group) and American Leisure Group Limited (“ALG”) announced that TAG has acquired TraveLeaders (or “the Company”) from ALG’s significant subsidiary American Leisure Holdings, Inc. TAG also named travel industry veteran Alan Hale as TraveLeaders’ new president.  Terms include a long-term strategic.. read more →