Virtuoso 2015 Most Admired Advisor - Meg McGriff North

Virtuoso 2015 Most Admired Advisor:
Meg McGriff North

Meg North - Virtuoso Most Admired Advisor 2015

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:
a&k logoOur 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!

John Round-Turner
Director of Sales – A&K East Africa

cox and kings logoOn 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!

Tamara Hathaway
Director of Sales, Southeast USA – Cox & Kings

starwood logoMeg, 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

lindbaldWhat amazing and inspirational people. You make me work harder and make me feel grateful for what I do every day.

Lesa Bain
Vice President of Sales, North America – Lindblad Expeditions

IE-Travel-logosmCongratulations! Way to go Team Brownell! You inspire us!

Kristin Day
Business Development and Sales – International Expeditions

Final_THG_New_Logo_largeSo well deserved Meg! With or without the award, you’ve always been a respected icon, and one of my favorites in this industry – now it’s official 🙂 Congratulations!

Tracey Harlowe
Director – The Harlowe Group

belmondHi Meg – Although I wasn’t there in person, I heard the great news that you won the award for Travel Advisor of the Year! CONGRATULATIONS! I am thrilled for you. It is much deserved!

Annette Kishon-Pines
Regional Director of Sales, The Americas – Belmond

White_Logowith_text-_for_i_-pad.jpg.285x200_q85_cropOn 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!

Michelle Haddad
Director of Operations – Windows to Japan



Four SeasonsDearest 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!

Kristien Deleersnijder
Vice President Sales EMEA – Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts

epic logoIt was a privilege to share your company this week. A fabulous result for incredible people. Keep up the good work.

Pedro O’Connor
Director Australian Inbound – Epic Private Journeys

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