Press Releases

Dream Vacations Franchise is growing fast, and there are many exciting developments happening all the time--and we'd love to share them with you! If you're interested in becoming a work-from-home travel agent, this is where you'll find all our latest updates and press releases, hot off the presses. You have the ability to become your own boss and the master of your own destiny, and we can help you fulfill your potential. Here you can learn more about developments in the travel industry as well as company updates from Dream Vacation Franchise.

CruiseOne® Franchise Owners Recognized for Outstanding Contributions to Franchising

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (September 25, 2019) – CruiseOne® franchisees Bob and Bobbye Haupt were recently honored by the International Franchise Association with its annual Franchisee of the Year Award. “When we opened our travel agency franchise in 1990 we knew that our success would always be under construction and that ultimately the client will be the judge of if we are a successful franchise,” said Bob Haupt, CruiseOne franchise owner. “We are honored that the IFA and CruiseOne have recognized our 30 years of providing our clients

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CruiseOne®/Dream Vacations Celebrate Top Travel Professionals With Mekong River Cruise

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (September 19, 2019) – CruiseOne®/Dream Vacations recently recognized its top-producing travel agency franchise owners who are members of the home-based network’s prestigious “Circle of Excellence” with the Charms of the Mekong River Cruise aboard AmaWaterways’ AmaDara from Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam to Siem Reap in Cambodia.   “I look forward to the Circle of Excellence rewards trip every year because it provides an intimate opportunity to connect with our top producers and travel partners, while celebrating our joint successes,” said Drew Daly,

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Reality TV Stars Captain Lee Rosbach and Kate Chastain Invite Fans to #GetOnDeck and Sail the Western Caribbean

Dream Vacations hosting 6-night Western Caribbean cruise aboard Celebrity Equinox Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (September 10, 2019) – Captain Lee Rosbach, TV’s most famous captain since Captain Stubing, and his trusty Chief Steward Kate Chastain are taking a cruise vacation and inviting their loyal fans to join them. Hosted by Dream Vacations, the #GetOnDeck Cruise sails aboard the Celebrity Equinox, which departs from Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale on Sunday, June 14, 2020, for a 6-night voyage to the Western Caribbean. “This cruise vacation is the only way

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Global Trust Expert Returns, Joined by Editor-in-Chief of Entrepreneur, To Give Keynote Speeches at Dream Vacations National Conference

David Horsager and Jason Feifer will DARE travel franchise professionals to take risks, elevating their business to next level Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (September 4, 2019) – The world-renown keynote speakers are always a highlight of the Dream Vacations award-winning National Conference, and this year’s conference aboard Royal Caribbean International’s Symphony of the Seas, which takes place Oct. 19 – 26, 2019, is no different. Leveraging the 2019 theme of DARE, this year’s keynote speakers include Global Trust Expert David Horsager and Entrepreneur magazine’s Editor-in-Chief Jason Feifer. “Entrepreneurs

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Land Technology for Dream Vacations Reaches Milestone Development with Reservation Pull

Launched in partnership with GOGO Vacations Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (August 28, 2019) – Just five months after launching new land technology as a result of the continuous double-digit land vacation sales growth, Dream Vacations continues to create innovative systems that simplify the booking process for its home-based travel agents. Launching today at the 2019 Land Summit in Jamaica is a major milestone enhancement to its land technology with the addition of Reservation Pull functionality for all bookings made with GOGO Vacations. “We all interact with technology every

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Dream Vacations Highest Ranked Travel Franchise in South Florida

 Recognized for the eighth year in a row on South Florida Business Journal’s Top 100 Private Companies List Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (July 25, 2019) – Ranked 20th out of 100, Dream Vacations is the highest ranked travel agency business opportunity by regional magazine South Florida Business Journal on its annual Top 100 Private Companies list. These rankings are based on revenues for the past two years and this is the eighth year in a row Dream Vacations has made the list. “Our solid track record as a

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Franchise Training Program Achieves High Remarks and Wins Nationwide Award

Dream Vacations’ on-demand training system  “The Learning Center” Wins Lenny Award from Litmos Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (July 2, 2019) – Continuing education is more important than ever in the travel agent industry and Dream Vacations’ on-demand travel agent training portal, The Learning Center, was recently recognized with a Lenny Award from SAP Litmos, the world’s fastest growing enterprise learning solution.   The Lenny Award celebrates exceptional businesses using training to create positive experiences for customers every day. Out of hundreds of submissions from all different industries, The

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DREAM VACATIONS TRAVEL AGENCY FRANCHISE BOOKED 20 MILLIONTH CRUISER FOR MSC CRUISES

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (July 1, 2019) — MSC Cruises — the Swiss-based world’s largest privately-owned cruise line — celebrated this past weekend a key global milestone in the company’s history, welcoming its 20 millionth cruiser on board the Miami-based MSC Seaside. Myrna Reyes, a travel agent with a Dream Vacations franchise in Miami, booked the passenger. “MSC Cruises is one of our valued partners and we couldn’t be more pleased to learn that our Dream Vacations Travel Agent Myrna Reyes was the booking agent who sold the

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Travel Agency’s Groups Technology Wins Franchise Innovation Award from Franchise Update Magazine

Dream Vacations’ award-winning Groups Registration and Payment Tool has resulted in double-digit sales growth and exponential adoption rates Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (June 25, 2019) – Selling group travel is a lucrative way for travel agents to grow their business and travel agency franchise Dream Vacations has made it easy for its home-based travel agents to capitalize on this trend through its Groups Registration and Payment Tool, which was recently recognized by Franchise Update magazine with the Franchise Innovation Award. In fact, since launching the enhanced payment function

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“DARE” Announced as Motivational Theme for Dream Vacations 2019 National Conference Aboard Royal Caribbean International’s Symphony of the Seas

Home-based travel agent franchise owners will be challenged to take their business to the next level  Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (June 18, 2019) – Travel agent franchise owners with Dream Vacations will take to the high seas aboard Royal Caribbean International’s Symphony of the Seas for their annual award-winning weeklong National Conference. Celebrated among industry thought leaders as the most comprehensive travel agent training at sea, each year’s National Conference has a theme that will not only be the inspiration for the week, but also the coming year.

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