Company Details

  • Founded
  • Host Type
    Hybrid (Host & Travel Agency)
  • Currently Accepting
    Beginner Agents, Experienced Agents
  • Accepts Agents in
  • # of Contractors
  • Annual Sales
    $185 million
  • GDS
    Sabre, Worldspan
  • Consortia
  • Accreditations
  • Members of
  • Seller of Travel
    California, Florida, Washington
  • E&O Insurance Included
  • Focuses
    Adventure, Cruise, Disney, Leisure, Luxury, Honeymoon/DWs, FITs

Program Details

  • Ticketing Service for non-GDS Agents
  • Charge for Ticketing
  • Lead Program
  • Leads Belong to
  • Charge for Leads
  • Education Program
    Employee Training, IC Education, In-person, On-demand
  • Allows Sub-agents

Pricing & Commission

  • Start Up Fee
  • Location requirement
    Storefront, Home-based
  • Annual Fee
  • Commission Split Range
    70% to 85%
  • Frequency of Commission Payments
  • Method of Payment
    Direct Deposit

Technology & Tools

  • Marketing Programs
    Direct Mail, Website Program, Consumer Magazine, E-mail Marketing, Social Media Tools
  • Leisure Tools
    Hotel Booking Tool
  • Corporate Tools
  • CRM

About Brownell

Brownell Hosting is a branch of Brownell Travel, the oldest travel agency in North America. Brownell is a luxury leisure travel agency and a Key Account Member of Virtuoso.

All advisors who are accepted into our program attend a 2-day workshop in Birmingham. This training helps to familiarize home-based travel agents with the resources, technology and business development tools available to them.

A one-year structured mentoring program is available for home-based advisors with no prior experience in the travel industry. If you're new to the travel industry, make sure to take a look at our resources page for loads of information on entrepreneurship in the travel industry.

We invite you to learn more about growing your luxury travel business here.