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Travelex Insurance Services

September 04, 2013 11:30 ET

Travelex Awarded 'Best Specialty Travel Provider' From Virtuoso Travel Network

OMAHA, NE--(Marketwired - Sep 4, 2013) - Travelex Insurance Services, one of the most premier travel insurance companies in the country, was awarded "Best Specialty Travel Provider" from the Virtuoso Travel Network for the sixth time in the seven years. Virtuoso presented the award to Sally Dunlap, VP of Compliance and Administration; Greg Johnson, Sales Director - East and Merry Prather, Sales Director - West at the Travel Week Gala in Las Vegas, Nev, on August 15, 2013.

Winning the award six out of seven years speaks to the strength of Travelex's travel protection plans and customer service. Virtuoso and its many clients have come to expect personalized, first-class service from Travelex, no matter how modest or luxurious their travel plans may be. Thousands of travelers, top partners and suppliers that work within in the luxury vacation industry have already experienced Travelex's excellence in sales techniques, technology, marketing and services. From jet-setting adventures in urban locales to natural excursions, Travelex's protection plans provide travel insurance for today's travelers so that they can enjoy their luxury vacation with peace of mind.

Virtuoso is an invite-only luxury travel network that works with more than 330 agencies and 7,200 travel advisors in 20 countries and covers more than 1,300 of the world's most premier destinations and travel to these locales. The member agencies generate more than $9.6 billion annually in the travel market, making it the most powerful segment in the industry of luxury travel. Being given an award from a network as esteemed as Virtuoso for six years and counting speaks volumes to the high-quality services that Travelex has provided over the years.

Travelex President Mike Ambrose shares, "Travelex values its long standing partnership with the Virtuoso Travel Network and vows to continue to provide the best products and customer care for their clients for the 'Next 25 Years' and beyond. The entire Travelex team extends our deepest gratitude to Virtuoso and its travel advisors for their vote of confidence again this year!"

This year marks Travelex's 15th anniversary as a Virtuoso preferred travel insurance provider.

About Travelex Insurance Services:
Travelex Insurance Services, headquartered in Omaha, Neb., one of the leading travel insurance providers in the United States. The company was founded in 1996 when the Travelex Group purchased the travel insurance distribution services of the Mutual of Omaha. Travelex delivers a wide range of travel protection plans through travel agencies and tour operators, in major airports and online at

About the Travelex Group:
Travelex is the world's largest foreign exchange and business payments specialist. The group is also one of the world's leading providers of outsourced travel money to banks, travel agencies and other financial institutions. The group serves businesses and individual travelers through nearly 700 banks, stores, malls and airports in four regions: the Americas; United Kingdom; Europe, Middle East and Africa and Asia Pacific. For more information, visit

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