November E-Newsletter Recap

Ovation's weekly client e-newsletter, the Informed Traveler, keeps readers updated on travel industry news and trends. Read More

Ovation Releases Q3 2016 Quarterly Business Travel Indexes

For Immediate Release - November 30, 2016 - Ovation Corporate Travel, the 5th largest travel management agency in the U.S. by volume, according to Business Travel News, has published its Quarterly Business Travel, Financial Services Firm Travel and Law Firm Travel Indexes. Read More

Improve Your Odds of Getting a Safe Rental Car Abroad

The New York Times - October 31, 2016 - Auto safety standards in some countries fall short of the United Nation's criteria, limiting what can be done to get the safest car available. However, there are ways to weed out the worst options. Some of the ways travelers can choose the safest car include scheduling pick up during daylight hours, inspecting the car and choosing major brands. "We ... Read More

October E-Newsletter Recap

Ovation's weekly client e-newsletter, the Informed Traveler, keeps readers updated on travel industry news and trends. Read More

My Big Break: How Knocking On Doors Helped Me Go From New Kid on the Block to CEO

LinkedIn - October 24, 2016 – Chairman and CEO, Paul Metselaar, discusses the genesis of Ovation and Lawyers Travel and the strategy that led to his acquisition of the first big client. While there is a certain element of luck in getting a big break, persistence and commitment to client satisfaction is key to continued success. To read more, click here. Read More

Shane Chapman, VP Yield Management & Airline Industry Relations Named Travel Agent of the Year by ARC

For Immediate Release - October 12, 2016 - Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC) presented Shane Chapman, Vice President of Airline Supplier Relations at Ovation Travel Group, with ARC’s Travel Agent of the Year award at its Annual TravelConnect customer conference in Washington, D.C. on October 6. ARC also recognized Tim Delaney, Manager of Distribution and Sales Services at Delta Air Lines, with ... Read More

The 3-Step Process That Helped This Company Reach $1 Billion in Annual Sales

Inc. - October 10, 2016 – In business and in life, it is impossible to be all things to all people. Focus on those clients that you can help, because they are your business fit. Ovation Chairman and CEO, Paul Metselaar, has been following this advice for over 30 years and has boiled it down to a 3 step process. To read more, click here. Read More