Hospitality Veteran Living the Dream as Work-From-Home Travel Agent

Maggie Billy-Fisher worked in hotel sales for 20 years before taking the plunge into business ownership. Her love of traveling and creating travel packages for her hotel guests sparked her decision to start a home travel business and become a franchise owner with Dream Vacations. Learn more about Maggie and her journey into franchise ownership.

How have your skills carried over from your previous career?

My customer service skills and experience with individuals and group travel have provided me with a strong foundation to work as a travel agent.

How does the Dream Vacations corporate headquarters team provide you with support?

Everybody at headquarters has been great with answering all of my questions. I love having a Business Development Manager who guides me in the right direction to develop my business. This has been extremely important in my first year of business.

What advice do you have for a franchise owner who is looking to grow their business?

The business will not work itself, you need to put in the work if you want to see results.

What advice do you have for somebody looking to own a travel franchise?

This is a unique industry. You have to love it in order to be successful.

What is your Dream Vacation?

To travel the world!

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