Carey® Wins Prestigious Award of Excellence

Washington, DC., -- Carey International, Inc., the leading provider of innovative chauffeured service solutions, customer-centric travel technology, and ground transportation logistics management, has once again been honored by Luxury Travel Advisor magazine with its prestigious Award of Excellence in the category Best Chauffeured Service Worldwide.  Carey International was recognized for its Carey® premium chauffeured services brand at the Luxury Travel Advisor’s ULTRA Summit, held May 22-24 at the Monarch Beach Resort (formerly the St. Regis Monarch Beach), in Dana Point, California, during a special reception held at the Montage Laguna Beach on May 23rd.

“We are honored to again be named a Luxury Travel Advisor “Award of Excellence” winner in the Chauffeured Services category,” Gary L. Kessler, President and Chief Executive Officer of Carey International, Inc.  “This award is significant because it bestowed by Luxury Travel Advisor readers themselves.  We strive to maintain the standards of excellence our clients have come to expect and are delighted to be recognized by Luxury Travel Advisor for our efforts.”

Carey International is a five-time winner in the chauffeured services category.  Winners are determined exclusively by travel advisor readers of Luxury Travel Advisor magazine, who voted for nominees selected by an invitation-only advisory board made up of influential travel advisors. Nominees represent hotels, resorts, individuals, cruise lines and professional services that excel at delivering memorable experiences, a hallmark of the luxury travel industry.

“The suppliers who have been recognized with this award have delivered optimal service to our travel advisors and their clients,” said Ruthanne Terrero, founding editorial director of Luxury Travel Advisor and vice president of editorial and content for the Questex Travel Group.
“In the competitive world of luxury travel that's no small feat. We are very proud to bestow an award on these winners.”

Luxury Travel Advisor is the travel trade’s first and only publication dedicated to educating a select group of luxury travel advisors through detailed coverage and exclusive features about luxury travel’s finest hotels, resorts, destinations, cruise lines and events.

Presented by Luxury Travel Advisor magazine, ULTRA Summit brings the world’s most elite travel advisors and suppliers together for an exclusive discussion about the latest research and trends in ultra-luxury travel.


About Carey International, Inc.

Carey International is the trusted leader in innovative chauffeured service solutions, customer-centric travel technology, and ground transportation logistics management; providing world-class service, unparalleled safety, and general peace of mind to the world’s most discerning travelers since 1921. Spanning more than 1000 cities worldwide, Carey’s award-winning global franchise network offers consistent standards of service and unmatched business control for both travelers and arrangers across two distinct brands.

Carey® features a world-class fleet of late-model executive and luxury vehicles, a corps of professional chauffeurs, and a full portfolio of specialized transportation logistics management services.

Embarque® offers smart, modern transportation utilizing a fleet of EPA SmartWay™ certified fuel-efficient vehicles and a team of professional drivers dedicated to offering a unique car service experience that raises the bar on efficiency and productivity for any class of traveler.


About Questex Hospitality + Travel

The Questex Hospitality + Travel Group of Questex LLC serves the worldwide hospitality, travel and related industries that together contribute over $6 trillion to the global gross domestic product. Through an innovative platform of targeted solutions, the group serves the sector’s entire ecosystem, from tourism and hotel development and investment to hotel design, purchasing, management and operations.

The Questex Hospitality + Travel Group serves every B2B segment of the industry, from investment and development to management operations, sales and marketing of hospitality and travel products to destination development and marketing, via proven demand generation, learning, loyalty and rewards solutions as well as a network of live events. This division of Questex is aligned around three broad market segments – hospitality, travel and meetings – and supported by its digital media staff.

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