Hospitality Manager (Travel)

Thalia A. Fargo
2635 Science Center Drive
Terreton, ID 83450
(206) 663-7420

Objective

Hospitality professional seeking a position as Travel Executive, Hospitality Manager, or related corporate convention.
Summary

• Expert knowledge of all travel industry operations, destination management sales, and personnel training.
• Strong ability to organize and coordinate travel details for corporate and individual clients.
• Expert in all aspects of visitor and VIP relations such as researching and arranging a wide arry of travel services including: entertainment, recreation, and restaurant reservations.
• Excellent oral and written French and English. Have traveled extensively throughout Europe and Asia.
Experience

IMG Travel, Boise, ID

1999 – Present
Travel Consultant
• Provide upscale, luxury travel arrangements for individuals, groups and corporations.
• Research the best prices and features of airfare, accomodations, tours, rental cars and entertainment to ensure maximum enjoyment and value for clients.

Farmington Travels, Boise, ID

1974 – 1999
Owner / Manager
• Owned and operated a succesful travel agency in downtown Boise. Provided comprehensive travel packages to a variety of clients. Catered to the university organizing all of their semester and monthly travel exchanges.
• Managed daily operations and all financial accounting.
• Created innovative marketing campaigns selling customized ski packages to resorts throughout Idaho and the Rocky Mountain region.
• Responsible for trainng all personnel and maintaining computer system.

Alps Destination Travel, Salt Lake City, UT

1970 – 1973
Sales Executive
• Responsible for welling travel packages to clients throughout the Wasatch Front.
• Personally coordinated several travel packages for groups of 100+ people..
• Marketed Salt Lake City as a great travel destination. Coordinated with local businesses and government to create tourism opportunities.
• Assessed clients needs and wants to create exciting travel adventures.

Past & Current Professional Affiliations

• Local Chapter President, American Society of Travel Agents
• Vice-President, Travel Agents of Greater Wasatch Front

Educational Background

University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

1973
Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration
Leadership Activities: Elected Recording Secretary of the Kappa Alpha Order, Served as Chairman of the Housebuilding Committee & worked with an Alumni Board to successfully raise funds for and build a new fraternity house.

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