CWT appoints new partner in Albania


Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has further strengthened its partner network in EMEA by partnering with Spirit Travel in Albania.

“We are delighted to welcome Spirit Travel, a company that places the same importance on delivering the best in personalized customer service as CWT, to our partner network. We look forward to working with them on exciting and innovative initiatives in the coming months.” said Andrew Waller, CWT’s president Europe Middle East & Africa, and Global Partners Network.

Spirit Travel general manager, Gentjan Kole, added, “Our new partnership with CWT will help us to take our customer service to the next level, using CWT’s leading technology, industry insight and outstanding customer focus.”

Established in 2013, Spirit Travel is IATA-affiliated and has grown to become one of the leading corporate agencies in Albania, managing over 30 corporate clients and with a workforce with an average of eight years’ experience. In addition to providing a complete travel solution for business and leisure travelers, Spirit Travel is the general sales agent for Italian airline Blue Panorama in Albania, and manages a three-star hotel at Tirana airport.

About CWT

CWT is a global leader specialized in managing business travel and meetings and events. CWT serves companies, government institutions and non-governmental organizations of all sizes in more than 150 countries and territories. By leveraging both the expertise of its people and leading-edge technology, CWT helps clients derive the greatest value from their travel program in terms of savings, service, security and sustainability. The company is also committed to providing best-in-class service and assistance to travelers. In 2014, sales volume for wholly owned operations and joint ventures totaled US$27.3 billion. As part of its commitment to responsible business, CWT is a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact Ten Principles. For more information about CWT, please visit our global website at Follow us on Twitter @CarlsonWagonlit.

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