Joining Andavo Travel is a breeze! Simply call 888.697.1573 to join. Once we conduct your initial interview and receive your completed agreement and supporting documentation, we will review it and begin your implementation as soon as you are approved. If approved, we can set up our partnership in about five business days.
Definitely. Their volume will be tracked separately, but will roll-up to you. We pay you, and then you pay them.
Yes. As an hosted advisor, you will operate under your own personal name or company name. In some cases (for example, if you choose to participate in Virtuoso’s award-winning marketing options), your company name may be followed by the phrase “An Affiliate of Andavo Travel”.
Yes. As a member of the prestigious Virtuoso network of luxury-focused travel agencies, Andavo Travel hosts a group of world-class agents. We only accept advisors with a minimum of two years experience, preferably in the luxury travel market.
Not at this time. Andavo Travel is currently only accepting experienced agents with an established book of business.
Definitely. As an hosted advisor, your client list is kept private to you and remains in your ownership.
Andavo Travel’s accounting system is based on invoiced transactions. You can create your invoices through the GDS or ClientBase.
You are paid monthly via direct deposit on the 20th of the following month.
Andavo Travel’s accounting department tracks commissions internally. We do not send your data to a third party for tracking.
Yes, we require you carry a $1 million policy.
No. Unfortunately, we are only able to accept travel advisors living inside the U.S.
On occasion, we have access to leads from Virtuoso or Christopherson Business Travel (our parent company) that we distribute to the most qualified agent. We also have agent profiles on our consumer targeted website, where consumers may contact you directly after finding your profile through various internet searches or other sources. We firmly believe this will be more beneficial to you than providing you with price-shopping leads that may compromise your commissions.
Andavo does not offer this service directly. However, customized consumer websites ARE available for a small fee through our membership with Virtuoso.
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"In the last four years with Andavo, Dynamic greatly enhanced our vacation program…growing the department 112% in total revenues. Our success is largely due to the support, knowledgeable contacts, and fantastic membership benefits provided through our Andavo affiliation."
"I have been with Andavo Travel, as an independent contractor, since 1996. Throughout it all, Andavo has remained focused on supporting front line agents by providing the resources and tools to make our jobs easier. It is a very loyal and welcoming family and I think the best around."
"Our primary need for a host agency is to be able to access a GDS for ARC air. The folks at Andavo are available to help with GDS questions and technical problems whenever we need assistance."
"I joined Andavo Travel a year ago and it was one of the best decisions I have made since I became an Independent Contractor. Having a support person to contact for any questions, a marketing guru to help me overcome my marketing fears, plus technical support from the amazingly talented team is invaluable."
"I have been an independent contractor with Andavo for seven years and can say nothing but wonderful things about my experience. If you want to be part of a company that truly cares about its employees and independents, this is the place to be."