Published on : Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Steve Perillo, president and CEO of Perillo Tours, a leader in escorted travel to Italy for 75 years, will lead an educational webinar for all travel advisors that reviews the evolution of the travel trade from the 1940s to present day with a focus on transition, crisis, and the cyclic road to recovery.
Rising from the Ashes – The Reinvention of the Travel Trade will take place on August 4, 2020, at 2:00pm EDT. Travel advisors can register for the webinar by clicking this link.
Through a historical lens, Steve Perillo will guide advisors through the ever-changing landscape of the travel industry offering a big picture analysis of how various inventions, technologies, and socioeconomic changes have transformed the industry over the years. Topics include the postwar rise of air travel, the introduction of loyalty programs, the rise of the internet, newly formed models of service for travel advisors, and more.
The one-on-one interview style webinar will hosted by Professor Carol Dimopoulos, president of Perillo’s Learning Journeys, a division of Perillo Tours that specializing in customized travel experiences that combine cultural immersion and hands-on learning.