Support hours

11–3
9–6
9–6
9–6
9–6
9–6
10–2

Company Details

  • Founded
    1996
  • Host Type
    Hybrid (Host & Travel Agency)
  • Currently Accepting
    Experienced Agents
  • Accepts Agents in
    USA
  • # of Contractors
    9
  • Annual Sales
    $1 million
  • GDS
  • Consortia
  • Accreditations
    CLIA, IATA
  • Members of
    ASTA, CCRA
  • Seller of Travel
    California
  • E&O Insurance Included
  • Focuses
    Adventure, Cruise, Corporate, Disney, Groups, Leisure, Luxury, Honeymoon/DWs, FITs

Program Details

  • Ticketing Service for non-GDS Agents
  • Charge for Ticketing
  • Lead Program
  • Education Program
    IC Education, On-demand
  • Allows Sub-agents

Pricing & Commission

  • Start Up Fee
  • Location requirement
    Home-based
  • Annual Fee
  • Commission Split Range
    80% to 85%
  • Frequency of Commission Payments
    Monthly
  • Method of Payment
    Check, Direct Deposit, Other

Technology & Tools

  • Marketing Programs
    Direct Mail, E-mail Marketing, Social Media Tools
  • Leisure Tools
    Air Booking Tool, Hotel Booking Tool
  • Corporate Tools
    RFP Support
  • CRM

About L & M Travel

L & M Travel host agency is a member of the Leisure Travel Alliance consortium, ASTA, CLIA, IATAN and the Travel Institute. L & M Travel was established in 1996 by Lynn Hakam.

Home based travel agents under the L & M Travel host agency umbrella will gain access into group rates, LTA Consortia benefits, special amenities, assistance with personalized marketing programs.

L & M Travel offers support and access to training through its many suppliers, ASTA, CLIA and The Travel Institute for all of their home based agents. We are with you every step of the way. The only fee we ask you reimburse yearly is the cost of E & O Insurance each October, which runs approximately $110 which can be broken up into multiple payments.

About our owner: Lynn Hakam: Accredited Cruise Counselor, Certified Travel Agent, Certified Incentive Specialist, ASTA Verified Travel Advisor, DWHSA Certified Sandals Specialist, Certified Romance Travel Specialist, Certified Special Needs Travel Advocate, and holds a Certificate of Hospitality and Tourism Management from Florida Atlantic University

Destination Specialist: Australia, New Zealand, Hawaii, Alaska, Italy, and Germany.

Bio: Being an avid skier and experience in the wine industry, Lynn has a wealth of knowledge in creating custom wine itineraries and adventure travel. Additionally, Lynn specializes in multi-generational and corporate incentive travel itineraries. Lynn has traveled to multiple countries with her family including, Canada, Mexico, Europe, The Caribbean, Cuba, China, The Cook Islands, New Zealand, and Australia.