Congratulations Meg McGriff North for being recognized as Virtuoso’s Most Admired Advisor for 2015. This award recognizes the person who, in their career in the travel industry, exhibits qualities that encourage and inspire others around them. This is Meg’s second win in this category in less than ten years. Meg was not the only big winner of the evening. Brownell Senior Travel Coordinator Katherine Norton took the award for Virtuoso’s Rising Star.
Read on to see what our partners around the world have to say about Meg:
Our dearest Meg, Huge congratulations to you. All of us from A&K East Africa are so proud of you. You are truly an inspiration and admired mightily across the whole industry but most of all by your East Africa family. We love you!
Director of Sales – A&K East Africa
On behalf of Cox & Kings, I just wanted to send you a quick note to congratulate you on your well-deserved award. What an exciting night for Brownell Travel! I look forward to congratulating you both in person on my next visit to Birmingham!
Director of Sales, Southeast USA – Cox & Kings
Meg, please allow me to send a message of congratulations to you for winning “Most Trusted Travel Advisor” at this year’s Virtuoso Travel Week. All of the Starwood team are absolutely delighted on your win and know that this year’s award has found the perfect home. Thank you for your personal support and for all that your team does to support Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide. It is very much appreciated.
Chris J. Austin
Vice President, Global & Leisure Sales – Starwood Hotels & Resorts
Vice President of Sales, North America – Lindblad Expeditions
Business Development and Sales – International Expeditions
Director – The Harlowe Group
Regional Director of Sales, The Americas – Belmond
On behalf of Avi and myself, I would like to congratulate you on your big win. Having met you personally, it’s no surprise you won, we felt and share your passion for work. We feel privileged to work with Brownell!
Director of Operations – Windows to Japan
Dearest Meg, Huge congratulations on your so very well deserved Virtuoso award. I am beyond thrilled for you as you work so hard and we go back so many years. You’re beyond most admired and whilst I do not know Katherine, I am also thrilled for her and for Brownell as a company to have been awarded two such prestigious accolades. Way to go and so looking forward to giving you a personal hug at some point. Biggest of smiles to you!
Vice President Sales EMEA – Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
Director Australian Inbound – Epic Private Journeys