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					June 20, 2011 - Business


CCRA Travel Solutions

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority
Joins CCRA’s Preferred Travel Partner Program
Offering a “Cash In On Summer” booking incentive for
CCRAtravel.com registered travel agents.

                              CCRA Travel Solutions – the leader in global travel
                              integration for travel professionals and industry suppliers
                              – today announced The Las Vegas Convention and
                              Visitors Authority as the newest addition to its Preferred
                              Travel Partner Program. As part of the program, The Las
                              Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority will provide
                              travel agent services, commissionable booking
opportunities and incentive programs to registered users of the CCRAtravel.com hotel
reservation portal.

Las Vegas is also extending their popular “Cash In On Summer” rewards program to
U.S. and Canadian CCRA travel professionals, which will reward four travel agents who
book the most consumed travel to Las Vegas between July 1st through July 31st, 2011.
Four debit cards will be awarded in total: two $500 dollar cash cards and two $250
dollar cash cards. Travel agents interested in learning more about the Las Vegas “Cash
In On Summer” rewards program, can visit CCRAtravel.com or they can register for
FREE by visiting the following website which will also track their July Vegas bookings:
http://www.trackmylasvegasbookings.com/CCRAHome.aspx.

Said Dic Marxen, President and CEO of CCRA Travel Solutions, “We are delighted to
align ourselves with The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority – a leading U.S.
travel and tourism destination that truly supports travel professionals across the globe.
This partnership will provide CCRA registered agents with an array of opportunities to
earn more money through Las Vegas commission and booking incentive programs,
while allowing them to offer their clients unforgettable vacation experiences in the
Entertainment Capital of the World.”

“We are happy to join the CCRA Travel Partner Program and to support the travel agent
community in this additional way,” said Art Jimenez, Senior Director of Leisure Sales of
the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. “We also encourage travel agents and
agencies to use the CCRAtravel.com hotel reservations portal when booking Las Vegas
hotel accommodations, to receive high commissions and real-time rates on a diverse
selection of Vegas hotel and resort properties.”

Travel agents are encouraged to visit the CCRA Travel Partner Page
(http://www.ccratravel.com/app/pub/IndustryLinks.aspx) frequently to receive the most
current travel agent offerings and commissionable booking incentives from The Las
Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. By visiting the CCRA Travel Partner page,


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travel agents can easily peruse the distinct travel services, special booking incentives,
commission opportunities and educational opportunities that an array of leading
suppliers across the globe have agreed to offer CCRAtravel.com registered travel
professionals. If a travel agent is interested in learning more about one or more of the
travel partner services, they can simply click on the direct website links that are listed
below each preferred supplier description and can complete a transaction directly with
the supplier, via this special link from CCRAtravel.com.

CCRA’s Preferred Travel Partner Program is part of the company’s ongoing initiative to
create alliances with a diverse and comprehensive spectrum of reputable travel
industry suppliers worldwide that are aligned with CCRA’s mission: to provide travel
professionals with more opportunities to earn higher commissions, faster. The
program’s industry partners will offer fully commissionable products, booking
incentives, and other promotions to the growing database of over 50,000 agents
through the CCRAtravel.com portal.

Suppliers interested in learning more about CCRA’s new Travel Partner Program, can
contact Bill Lawrence directly at 865-425-2908 or through email at
                                                                    .
Travel agents interested in learning more about the benefits associated with using the
CCRAtravel.com portal or to register for FREE, can visit www.CCRAtravel.com and click
“REGISTER.”

About CCRA Travel Solutions:

CCRA Travel Solutions is a leading travel industry consortium providing business related
solutions for the professional travel agent and industry supplier. CCRA provides a viable
alternative for agencies, which do not have access to the GDS, through
CCRATravel.com.
CCRATravel.com is a unique hotel booking portal that offers agents real-time
availability for up to five different rate categories on a single search at over 160,000
hotels worldwide. Agents can choose the best option for each client from GDS rates,
Promotional rates, Internet rates, Net rates and the new 15% Enhanced Commission
rate category. An additional feature allows agents to set their own commission by
adding their own mark-up to Net rates.
CCRA also reconciles and pays commissions on a weekly basis for transactions made
through CCRATravel.com. Agents who book net and enhanced commission rates are
paid within 10 days of booking. Commissions due on consumed transactions are paid
within 10 days of receipt of those commissions by CCRA Travel solutions.

Mary Wiley
CCRA Travel Solutions

PO Box 7254
Texas, Forth Worth
United States 76111

Voice: 682-233-0933
E-Mail:




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