OASIS Offers Free Social Media Marketing Webinars
At noon Eastern time on January 22, 2014, OASIS will kick off a monthly webinar training series that will provide travel professionals with an opportunity to boost their social education. It will cover everything from Facebook to Pinterest, Google+, Instagram and some cool tech topics like how to exploit the free tools offered by Google. The webinars are perfect for beginning social marketers to get their feet wet. Experienced travel professionals will learn proven techniques and strategies that generate sales.
Non-OASIS Members Welcome
“We welcome all agents to the series, not just OASIS agents,” notes OASIS Vice President of Business Development Kelly Bergin. “Details about the webinars will be posted on www.oasisagent.com in early January.”
Social media experts Margie Jordan, president & CEO, Jordan Executive Travel Service, and Catherine Heeg, international speaker and trainer and president of Customized Management Solutions, will show participants simple, effective ways to integrate social media into their marketing program. Both instructors are successful travel and tourism industry veterans who offer practical tools that deliver results.
Margie and Catherine will also teach participants how to use the Signature Travel Network’s Intranet – SigNet, which can help agents with social media content.
Investing in Agents
“This is a big leap forward in the industry,” says Margie. “When an organization is willing to invest in travel professionals by offering a year long training series, you just have to sit up and take notice.”
“We’re excited to bring cutting edge strategy and tactics to travel professionals,” states Catherine. Specific examples from the travel industry will illustrate how agents can grow their business, while efficiently leveraging their time and talent.”
The innovative educational and technical support systems that OASIS offers its agents, helps them to achieve success and continues to fuel OASIS’ explosive growth. Mentoring programs ensure that agents have access to experts who can answer questions and provide them with the personal guidance that keeps them motivated and focused on their goals. Annual sales meetings illustrate OASIS commitment to its agents and its continuous effort to listen to them and to improve the programs and services it offers.
OASIS is a division of Smart Travel Group, Ltd. Headquartered in Boca Raton, FL, Smart Travel Group is the holding company for a variety of travel related businesses. Founded in 1987 as Palm Coast Travel by CEO Lee Smolinski, the company has expanded to become one of the leading online cruise agencies in the U.S. Palm Coast Travel, the agency division of Smart Travel Group, is a full service travel agency. It is a member of Signature Travel Network, Iatan, ASTA, NACTA, OSSN, CLIA, and PATH.