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Brad Harris

Brad is a Marine Veteran who served for 26 years with 4 deployments, and he knew the skills he learned in the military would translate well into business ownership. He wanted to spend more time with his family and regain the times he missed, so having a business he can work from home – and virtually anywhere has been a great fit for him. – Brad Harris, Lake Charles, LA

Will and Nikki Gott

The Gott’s wanted something that they could do together and use their strengths to grow the business together. Neither had prior travel industry experience, but knew they didn’t want to stay in their former careers until retirement. They conducted extensive research and could not find anything bad, so with their passion for travel they found entrepreneurship with CruiseOne. – Will and Nikki Gott, Avon, IN

Paula Kaisner

Paula had a successful career in technology but she wanted to do something she was more passionate about and found the CruiseOne franchise opportunity to be the perfect fit for her after meeting a CruiseOne franchise owner on a cruise. Paula says that she has had a blast with her business and the support and learning opportunity provided have helped her grow her business. – Paula Kaisner, Lakeway, TX.

Nicole Roper

Nicole was a corporate lawyer for 10 years and wanted to change careers with something she could be more creative and something she had a passion about. She loved to travel but didn’t realize it could be a business or career until she discovered the CruiseOne Franchise Opportunity. – Nicole Roper, Jersey City, NJ

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CruiseOne Launches 4th Annual Contest for Military Veterans on Memorial Day

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (May 25, 2015) – Home-based travel franchise CruiseOne®, which is part of World Travel Holdings — the world’s largest cruise agency and award-winning leisure travel company,celebrates Military Appreciation Month in May with the launch of its fourth annual “Operation Vetrepreneur: Become Your Own General” contest.  Military veterans can enter the contest beginning on Memorial Day, which is Monday, May 25, 2015, until the contest’s deadline of Friday, Aug. 7, 2015. Five deserving U.S. military veterans will each receive a CruiseOne home-based travel franchise, a

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CruiseOne Celebrates Top Producers During Tulip Time River Cruise

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (May 6, 2015) – CruiseOne® recently recognized its top-producing franchise owners who are members of the home-based network’s prestigious “Circle of Excellence,” with a special Tulip Time River Cruise aboard the AmaSonata. Escorted by Diane Curchy Horan, manager of national accounts and business development for AmaWaterways, 17 out of 20 members from Circle of Excellence attended the weeklong cruise as well as executives from the CruiseOne leadership team including Senior Vice President Debbie Fiorino, General Manager of Network Engagement and Performance Drew Daly and

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Andy Stuart, President and Chief Operation Officer

Norwegian Cruise Lines “Since their launch, in 1992, NCL knew that the CruiseOne business model would transform the way cruises were sold. NCL’s support for the home- based model and CruiseOne has never been stronger. The CruiseOne franchisees have many great web-based business tools which clearly differentiate them in the home-based travel business. CruiseOne provides each owner with their own proprietary “live” booking technology system and extensive consumer facing websites. The extensive classroom, on ship and online training programs; one of the largest corporate support teams in

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Kristen Steele, Manager, Key Partners

Globus Family of Brands “We love our partnership with CruiseOne / Dream Vacations. Not only do they attract smart, driven agents and entrepreneurs, but use the latest technology to engage clients.  The innovative marketing campaigns, collaborative efforts, and communication, makes our relationship profitable and successful!”

CruiseOne Launches Franchise Engagement Program for its Franchisees

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (February 17, 2015) – Always seeking new ways to engage and educate its franchise owners, CruiseOne, which are part of World Travel Holdings — the world’s largest cruise agency and award-winning leisure travel company, has launched its new Meet Up initiative. Inspired by the social networking website meetup.com, where people who share common interests connect at fun-filled events, the Meet Up program is designed to be an informal way for members of the corporate headquarters team and vacation specialists to engage and have in-person

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CruiseOne Certified as a World-Class Franchise By The Franchise Research Institute

Seal 2013 – 2015 Lincoln, Neb. (January 27, 2015) – CruiseOne®, a leading home-based travel franchise as part of World Travel Holdings, has received World-Class Franchise® certification from the Franchise Research Institute® for 2015. The recognition comes after an independent survey conducted by the Franchise Research Institute. The survey was designed to determine the level of franchisee satisfaction within the CruiseOne franchise system. “One of the most important means of creating and maintaining a truly successful franchise system is to meet or exceed the expectations of its

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