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Introducing … Voyages Inter-Missions MONTRÉAL Tour operator Founded in 1990, Voyages Inter- Missions is recognized for its exper- tise in organizing pilgrimages and cultural tours around the world. The company also offers a discovery of Canada’s historical and religious heritage for organized and ad hoc groups as well as FITs. NTA’s newest members Travel Wallah WINCHESTER, MASSACHUSETTS Travel planner Fond du Lac Area CVB HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT Travel Wallah specializes in small group, customized travel to India and beyond, focusing on culture, food and luxurious accommoda- tions. With client safety and comfort always in mind, energetic operators and in-country guides are at the ready with knowledge, experience and flexibility. Associate For more than 25 years, Jeffrey Ment, a partner at Silver Golub & Teitell, has represented travel industry clients’— tour operators, vendors, suppliers and travel agents—myriad legal needs. He also speaks to groups about topics involving travel. Jeffrey Ment Attorney +1.203.595.2875 Maria Shepherd Owner +1.781.258.8823 Valérie Massalaz Tour coordinator +1.514.288.6077 valerie@voyages voyagesintermissions .com “Born in France—and Canadian for 25 years—I love sharing my pas sion for culture, gastronomy and people. I enjoy searching for little gems my guests could experience.” Silver, Golub & Teitell “After I toured India in 2005, custom- ized, luxurious and safe travel there became my passion, and Travel Wallah was born.” (Wallah is Hindi for a per- son who performs a specific task.) “Representing travel companies allows me to combine my legal train- ing with my industry experience as a travel agent, tour guide and sales manager for two airlines.” Dragon Trail Interactive Legends Casino Hotel FOND DU LAC, WISCONSIN LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY TOPPENISH, WASHINGTON DMO Associate Tour supplier Nestled between Milwaukee and Green Bay, Fond du Lac and the Lake Winnebago region form an intriguing hub-and-spoke group tour destina- tion. The area includes more than 70 attractions and activities, ranging from supper clubs and waterfront restaurants to historical and agricul- tural excursions. Dragon Trail Interactive was one of the first digital marketing agencies to recognize the significance of the Chinese outbound travel market. The company’s mission is to help global travel and tourism organizations engage with affluent Chinese con- sumers through outstanding digital initiatives. Legends Casino Hotel offers Vegas- style slots and table games with hometown flair. The 200 guest rooms and suites feature Native American accents and include posh furnishings, efficient work spaces, HD televisions and free Wi-Fi. Complimentary valet and ample charter bus parking are always available. Liz Engh Group tour sales manager +1.920.923.3010 “I am thrilled to work hand-in-hand with dedicated and solution-driven tour planners. In Fond du Lac, our tours are as much about the journey as the destination.” Matt Grayson President, Americas +1.859.361.1929 matt.grayson@drag- “I’m excited to be back in the travel industry and a member of an organi- zation I love. It’s especially gratifying to help NTA members get more visitation from China.” Introducing … presents NTA members who complete their online profile within four months of joining. Organizations are included as profiles are completed. Space constraints may delay inclusion. Trena Cloyd Hospitality sales manager +1.509.865.8800 (ext. 5237) trena_cloyd@legends “I have worked in the hospitality industry for almost 20 years and now represent the Yakama Nation’s Legends Casino Hotel in Washington’s beautiful Yakima Valley.” 53