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Uniglobe Travel Center

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(4.9)
(55 reviews)
2211 Michelson Drive, Suite 460
Irvine, CA, 92612, United States
1-800-863-1606
utcinfo@uniglobetravel.com

Host Agency Information

In Business Since
1996
Average Yearly Sales Volume
$100 - $199 Million
Number of Independent Agents
200 - 500
Program for New Agent Training
Yes
Education Programs for Agents
Yes
Are Leads Offered for Agents?
No
Do You Offer an Accounting System for Agents?
Yes
Do You Offer a CRM Program for Agents?
Yes
Is Air Ticketing Available for Agents?
Yes
Is a GDS Offered for Agents?
Yes (GDS Name: Amadeus, SABRE)
Is a Website Building Tool or Website Available for Agents?
Yes
Are Marketing Tools and Assets Available for Agents?
Yes
Is Booking Technology Available for Agents?
Yes
Consortia Membership(s)
Ensemble
Association Membership(s)
ASTA, CLIA, IATA, IATAN, PATH
Is Hosting Available for International Agents (Outside of the United States)?
No

Program Information and Media

Information About Company / Programs and Structure for Independent Agents

Uniglobe Travel Center (UTC) has been hosting agents since 1996 and offers 3 programs for any stage of your professional journey. UTC’s Mentor U Program™ - New to the Industry   http://www.uniglobetravelcenter.com/mentor-u/ Whether you are brand new or have limited experience, UTC can help you kick start your exciting new career in travel. We offer all the latest tools and technology, as well as customized mentoring from industry veterans. You will get hands-on coaching that covers  everything from the booking process to marketing and networking. It is a comprehensive program designed, and perfected over the last 7 years, to help you build a sustainable  business model. Commission starts at 70%. Commission adjusts to 80% at $50K in annual sales and then to 90% at 100K in annual sales. Premier – Experienced Leisure Agent http://www.uniglobetravelcenter.com/premier/ Designed for experienced leisure agents who possess the drive to master the travel market and are ready to grow their business. This program focuses on coaching and supporting the independent travel agent with state of the art technology and keeping all participants in the forefront of this dynamic market. Your success as a travel agent is our success as a host agency! Commission starts at 80% with opportunity to move to 90% based on productivity. Pro – Experienced GDS Agent http://www.uniglobetravelcenter.com/pro/ This program is for seasoned GDS agents looking for a veteran team to support them and access to 100% commissions. UTC offers independent travel agents the support and tools they need to be successful. Get the attention and the technology you need to be the best travel agent you can be with UTC. Select your choice of Sabre or Amadeus. Agents enrolled in the Pro program receive 100% commission and have opportunities to earn airline commissions. There is a one-time enrollment and monthly fee for each program. Program details and transparent pricing are available by clicking on links above or visit www.uniglobetravelcenter.com. To learn more about the program that is right for you, schedule a discovery call with Uniglobe here: Schedule a call!

Awards and Recognitions

American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA) 2017 Host Agency of the Year Globus Family of Brands Premium Agency Member Viking River Cruises Platinum Circle Plus Agency FunJet 500 Club Platinum Partner Apple Vacations Crystal Apple Agency Travel Impressions Best of the Best Agency Partner Carnival Outstanding Travel Partner, Western Region 2016 Princess Sales Excellence

Awards and Recognitions

UNIGLOBE Travel Center (UTC) offers a variety of programs, tools, and resources to support your independent travel business, on a small or large scale. Each comprehensive home based travel agent program is geared to your level of experience in the industry and helps you grow to the next level. With 200 years of combined travel experience, top-tier commissions, marketing and business development assistance, exceptionally strong supplier relationships, and a family environment, UTC will give you the right balance you require of each element to become the best home based travel agent you can be.  
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Reviews For Uniglobe Travel Center

  • Uwe Thaysen, CTC
    Uniglobe Travel Center is my host agency for almost 10 years. It is a pleasure working with all personal at headquarters. They are extremely helpful in solving problems. Our yearly ...
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  • Thomas
    When we were starting our travel business and looking for a host agency, we reached out to a few different host agencies that--based on our initial research--seemed to provide good support ...
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  • Kim Giovacco
    I've just begun the UMmentor program with Uniglobe and so far training and resources have been excellent. This training and the opportunity to work one-on-one with two coaches in the ...
    (5.00)
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  • Jeannette Arnold
    Always have very helpful, experienced agents to answer any and all questions.
    (5.00)
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  • Debra Smidel
    Very good support and good communication
    (4.00)
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  • JEFF STOLAR
    Uniglobe is definately a win - win for travel agents
    (5.00)
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  • Uwe Thaysen, CTC
    I'm very happy with my host agency, I feel like we are a caring family.
    (5.00)
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  • Jeannette Arnold
    They are always there for me with real experts in the travel field.
    (5.00)
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  • Joan Waters
    From the first day I started with Uniglobe 4 years ago I have been very happy with everything. Every single person I interact with has been extremely competent, knowledgeable, willing to ...
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  • Uwe Thaysen, CTC
    Very satisfied with my host agency.
    (5.00)
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  • Jeannette Arnold
    Very knowledgeable and quick with answers to my questions or resolutions to problems. Good over-ride commissions and airline programs.
    (5.00)
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  • Jackie Maples
    Uniglobe has been my host agency since 2005. I’ve been in the travel business since 1979. I managed the agency from 1985 to 2005 at which time I purchased the agency from the owners who ...
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  • Lavona Larimore
    UNIGLOBE is the best. They are always there for me. I can always depend on them to help me no matter how big or small the problem may be. Uniglobe always pays commissions on time. The ...
    (5.00)
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  • Jim and Sally Provenzano
    Uniglobe Travel has been our host agency since 2007. After our former brick and mortar host agency closed, we researched all available host agencies and decided to join Uniglobe Travel ...
    (5.00)
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  • Bobbie Smith
    Nothing more to be said when your rating is perfect in all categories. I've been with Uniglobe (UTC) for 10 years and this had made my job as agency owner much easier. The ...
    (5.00)
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  • Roberta Doran
    Uniglobe Travel has been my host agency for 11 years. I have nothing but positive things to say about UTC. They are extremely professional to work with, answer questions/concerns promptly ...
    (5.00)
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  • Perrin ConradPerrin Conrad
    I used to own a Uniglobe franchise/storefront with my family, so when I was considering getting back into travel and found out Uniglobe was also a host agency, my decision was made. If ...
    (4.90)
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  • Lisa Deal
    I was an independent agent thru a local agency for 18 years when in 2005 I decided to take a chance and go with Uniglobe. It was the best decision I ever made. Now I've been with them for ...
    (5.00)
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  • Elizabeth Psimas
    After more than 20 years in a brick & mortar agency I downsized to a fifth floor office suite and joined with UTC Pro. I wish I'd done it years before. Now I have a super back up team, a ...
    (5.00)
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  • Charlotte Poiron
    For all the above ratings - easy to work with, commission levels and timely payment, support and price, Uniglobe is a clear and easy choice for a host...a great choice.
    (5.00)
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  • Alan Barroll
    I have been affiliated with Uniglobe since the end of 2004, and it has been one of the best decisions I’ve made in my almost 30 years in the travel business. The support is great, the ...
    (4.90)
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  • Alan Barroll
    I have been affiliated with Uniglobe since the end of 2004, and it has been one of the best decisions I’ve made in my almost 30 years in the travel business. The support is great, the ...
    (4.90)
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  • Trish Fleig
    Uniglobe Travel Center is the best host agency for all levels of knowledge in the travel industry. I've been in the industry for over 34 years and am impressed with UTC every day. UTC ...
    (5.00)
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  • Gina Allard
    Very happy to be part of Uniglobe Travel! (UTC) Being new to the travel industry, I wanted to find the right fit. Lots of research to find the perfect Host Agency! I am thrilled about the ...
    (5.00)
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  • Dixie Cote
    I am currently in the midst of my 6-month Mentor-U program with Uniglobe, and I couldn’t be happier! I am new to the travel industry with a million questions! Rose and Carol have both ...
    (5.00)
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  • Uwe Thaysen
    You are in good hands with Uniglobe. Support staff always there if needed. Excellent programs for every experience level.
    (5.00)
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  • Leanne Sanchez
    Uniglobe is there for you! Great staff that knows you, the suppliers and ready to help you succeed! They are truly a family!
    (5.00)
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  • Brent Clampet
    If you want to succeed with a host Uniglobe Travel Center needs to be one you speak with. I’ve been an agent for 20+ years now, I worked at a brick and mortar agency for 9 years, and ...
    (4.90)
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  • David Hymson
    After researching many host agencies for my new venture and using this site, I took the plunge and counld not be any more satisfied. The mentor program is what sold me on UTC and it is ...
    (5.00)
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  • kailey lockhart
    Great overall!
    (4.50)
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  • Jeannette Arnold
    Wonder helpful folks to work with and excellent on getting back to me with answers to my questions.
    (4.60)
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  • David Pfalzgraf, Team Leader, Travel
    We are an on-site corporate travel office issuing 400-500 airline tickets every month along with the corresponding hotels and rental cars. 99.9 percent are booked via the GDS (Sabre). We ...
    (4.80)
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  • Fred R. Munroe
    This is more than a host agency. This is an extended family of true colleagues. This is the second host I have been affiliated with, but I will never end this great working relationship, as ...
    (5.00)
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  • Jean Paugh
    Uniglobe Travel Center is a family owned host agency, and when I say family, I really mean family as they become your 2nd family. I have been with UTC since I decided to open my own brick ...
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  • Susan Wilson
    I began working with Uniglobe in 2000. I am a very small home based agency. Being part of a host agency has many preferred suppliers helps my earnings. I love all the gals in the home ...
    (5.00)
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  • Crystal Smith
    I started my business about one year ago with the help of my Uniglobe host. Their MentorU program helped me learn about selling travel at the same time I was setting up my business. My ...
    (5.00)
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  • Lavona Larimore
    Uniglobe has been my host agency for over 10 years. I cannot say enough good things about Uniglobe. Their commission structure is tops and always paid on time. Through their preferred ...
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  • Jan Davis
    Uniglobe Travel is a great host agency that offers wonderful support whenever needed. They pay 100% of the commissions that you earn and get top commissions from tour operators and the ...
    (5.00)
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  • Shelly Pentico
    23 years of experience and owning my business for 7 eyars with another host agency before joining UTC in November 2013. I have had a great experience with UTC. The help is amazing, ...
    (5.00)
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  • Tammi Crawford
    I have been with Uniglobe Travel as an Inhouse agency for 15 years. They are the best! Always get commissions on time, they are there any time to help with whatever I might need. They are ...
    (5.00)
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  • Arleen Eblacas
    The best business decision I've ever made was to join the Uniglobe Family, that was 15 years ago! Commission payments are ALWAYS paid on time and the support is always there when you need ...
    (5.00)
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  • Barbara Queal
    I am a 30 year Travel Agency veteran. I love the support provided by Uniglobe, and the fact they allow me to maintain my own independent agency identity. Commission payments are prompt and ...
    (4.90)
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  • Arnab Paul
    As a new entrant in the Travel Agency space, I can appreciate the help and support provided by Uniglobe. They have dedicated professionals with many years of experience, who were able to ...
    (5.00)
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  • Sandra D Kleiner
    Customer service at it's best! The Uniglobe Team provides excellent backup for a home-based travel agency. It is a pleasure to be associated with such a professional and caring group of ...
    (5.00)
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  • Michael Scarpino
    Best change in our business that we could have made. After having a store front for 16 years we needed to survive in this changing industry. When Host agencies were just popping up we ...
    (4.90)
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  • Nancy Bjerstedt
    Uniglobe has been my partner, my mentor, my "goalgetter". The staff and support is great! I could not succeed without them.
    (5.00)
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  • Karenq
    I began working with Uniglobe Travel Center in 2005 after 14 years with a previous host. I moved to them because they included a membership in Vacation.com, they offered Amadeus GDS on two ...
    (5.00)
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  • Owner
    Competent, helpful, reliable and follows up on details. Excellent communications.
    (4.70)
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  • Gail Timpf
    I've been with Uniglobe for 29 yrs. and with all that can happen in this industry, they have made it happen and been there for me whatever the situation! Trust in your host agency is ...
    (4.80)
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  • Sandra Beckhart
    I worked for a large travel business for 27 years and never got the help like I do with Uniglobe Travel Center. They are a great company to work with. I can't say enough good things about ...
    (4.80)
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  • Sandra McMillen
    I feel so fortunate to have partnered with Uniglobe. I interviewed with a handful of hosts, including Uniglobe, and it was clear to me that Uniglobe matched what I needed for a Host. I had ...
    (4.00)
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  • Gary Simpson
    The folks at Uniglobe make the travel business fun. If you are looking for the best support, best commissions, and association with high achiever travel agents then Uniglobe is the place to ...
    (5.00)
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  • Uwe Thaysen
    Easy to work with. Excellent commission level. Preferred supplier selection could improve.
    (4.90)
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  • Dayna Markowitz
    I have been in the travel business for 5 years, I have found that Uniglobe Travel Center has the best support team in the business. They work with preferred suppliers, who support the agent ...
    (4.80)
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  • Beverly Falley
    Uniglobe has been an excellent host agency for me and saves me money and "headaches" from owning my own stand-alone agency. They are all very knowledgeable and professional and commission ...
    (4.80)
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