Group Travel Specialist
Looking for ways to rally your sales force, enhance performance or achieve goals? Do you need an incentive travel program? Or maybe you're looking for a team building event to strengthen employee relationships. The invaluable part of incentive travel, corporate events and collaborative team building are the lasting memories. You can't put a price on the memories these experiences create.
Different businesses, different agendas. One methodology won’t work for all companies, I make the extra effort to create unique experiences for YOUR company and YOUR travelers within YOUR budget.
Whether your group is 16 people or 500 people, I can find unique travel experiences that will create excitement and motivation which will ultimately increase productivity for your company.
Whether it’s a sun and fun destination to Mexico, the Caribbean or Hawaii or an immersion in the local culture of Europe, Australia, or Costa Rica the value of these personal experiences is priceless.
I will help you turn your travel program into an effective platform for your business' success.
The best part of my career are the people!
Lands End, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, January 2020
I have been an event planner for over 25 years and the best part, by far, are all the interesting people I've had the pleasure of meeting. I work with some of the best vendors and local travel staff throughout the world and every time I return, it feels like home. Over the years I’ve created an extensive network of local and freelance travel staff that I know I can count on and assist in making the experiences safe, fun and memorable.
Let's work together so you can meet them too.
My Areas of Expertise
My Travel Stories
The Land of Oz is a bucket list destination for many including me. We visited Sydney and Melbourne. We had a short window of time to visit due to our schedules but didn't want to miss the opportunity. For a group, these two destinations can be combined for a 8 - ... Read more from my Sydney and Melbourne, Australia, December 2018 story.
Prague has always been a bucket list item and it didn't disappoint. If you are interested in history, architecture, food and wine, and European culture in a walkable, affordable, safe city, let's discuss taking your next group to Prague. Prague, as an incentive or group destination can be combined with Budapest ... Read more from my Prague, Spring 2019 story.
Thorough, Resourceful, Organized and Professional
Delta Dental of Wisconsin has partnered with Ann Hunger and her team at Travel Leaders for more than six years. Whether it's a meeting, golf outing, conference or unique event for our customers, Ann and her team have always presented first class service and exceeded our expectations. They are very thorough, resourceful, organized and professional. The feedback we receive from our attendees is always very positive.
Great partner for over 20 years
I have worked with Ann and Travel Leaders for over 20 years for both corporate and incentive travel. Ann Has assisted me with site inspection, price negotiation, group excursions/activities, transportation, menu selection and more. Having Ann onsite during our programs has proven to be especially valuable - not just to me but to all our attendees. Her professionalism, knowledge and willingness to help made my job so much easier and everyone's trip experience so much more enjoyable.
Annual Meeting is an Annual Success
Wis-Pak has worked with Ann Hunger and her team since 2010. Ann has assisted me in managing our Annual Shareholder Meeting. The meeting brings 250 of our VIPs together not only for the Shareholder Meeting but a comprehensive family oriented three-day event. She is thorough in her research and administration beginning with property search and vendor selection to theming, décor, and menus. Ann and her team manage our registration process for not only the meeting but all arrival and departure transportation, off-site activities, entertainment and more prior to the event and while being on-site. I recommend Ann Hunger to anyone who is seeking her services. Have her and her team as our event partner gives me assurance to concentrate on my role as Executive Assistant to the President.
The Ultimate Compliment
Citadel Communications has had the pleasure of working with Ann Hunger and Travel Leaders since 2003. Her team has helped us plan and execute successful sales incentive trip programs for our television station group. Every detail from airline schedules to hotel accommodations to all the destination management logistics has always been handled with ease and professionalism. In fact, they have forged friendships and relationships with many of our advertisers, with some going as far as to use Travel Leaders to book other trips for them! That the ultimate compliment as it demonstrates the level of care, attention and service they provide. I would strongly encourage anyone in the market for group travel services to consider Ann Hunger and her team. Ray Cole President & COO Citadel Communications LLC
Office Retreat for East Coast Law Firm
Ann Hunger and Travel Leaders did a superb job managing our Office Retreat at the American Club in Kohler, Wisconsin. In addition to having a great local contact for a wide variety of activities and recreational events that we planned for our retreat, she handled our group with tender loving care and showed exemplary customer service. She was incredibly responsive, detail oriented and very easy to work with. She easily exceeded all of our expectations and we were delighted to have found her. I recommend her to anyone in need of Corporate Group travel. David Brand Director of Firm Events New York, New York