RICHMOND, VA, JULY 19, 2018 — Allianz Global Assistance USA, a leading provider of travel insurance and travel assistance*, has been named Travel Insurance Partner of the Year by TRAVELSAVERS and the American Marketing Group.
TRAVELSAVERS recognized its best preferred suppliers by giving out nearly 20 awards for outstanding U.S. and Canadian travel partners in 12 categories at its global conference gala awards on June 9 in Boca Raton, Florida. National travel brands were awarded in the categories of cruise, river cruise, tour partner, airline, luxury, travel insurance, and best sales and services.
“This recognition is a great moment in our 13 years of partnership with TRAVELSAVERS. They’re a terrific travel organization to work alongside in helping clients with their travel needs,” said Richard Aquino, vice president of sales at Allianz Global Assistance USA. “We’re honored to receive one of the highest praises you can get from a partner, being named the best travel insurance partner.”
The annual awards were part of Travel Market, a premier global conference for the American Marketing Group (AMG) brands. Travel Market 2018 brought together over 1,000 travel industry professionals for educational workshops and interactive experiences designed to generate new, innovative ideas and strategies to build their travel businesses.
Established over 48 years ago, TRAVELSAVERS is an international marketing organization with 3,000 independently-owned, full service travel agencies in more than 30 countries around the world. Its travel professionals are among the best in the industry today.
TRAVELSAVERS is owned by American Marketing Group, Inc., the parent company of 18 successful global travel brands, including TRAVELSAVERS, NEST, and The Affluent Traveler Collection. They have long standing relationships with carefully selected travel suppliers that you know and trust, including top cruise lines, airlines, hotels, car rental companies and guided vacation companies. This allows them to bring you extraordinary travel savings and exclusive offers, plus you benefit from the personal attention and expertise of a dedicated TRAVELSAVERS travel professional. Learn more at www.travelsavers.com.
Allianz Global Assistance USA
Allianz Global Assistance USA (AGA Service Company) is a leading consumer specialty insurance and assistance company. We provide insurance to 35 million customers annually and are best known for our Allianz Travel Insurance plans. In addition to travel insurance, Allianz Global Assistance USA offers tuition insurance, event ticket protection, registration protection for endurance events and unique travel assistance services such as international medical assistance and concierge services. The company also serves as an outsource provider for in-bound call center services and claims administration for property and casualty insurers and credit card companies.
*Terms, conditions, and exclusions apply to all plans. Plans are available only to U.S. residents. Not all plans are available in all jurisdictions. For a complete description of the coverage and benefit limits offered under your plan, carefully review your plan’s Letter of Confirmation/Declarations and Certificate of Insurance/Policy. Insurance coverage is underwritten by BCS Insurance Company (OH, Administrative Office: Oakbrook Terrace, IL), rated "A-" (Excellent) by A.M. Best Co., under BCS Form No. 52.201 series or 52.401 series, or Jefferson Insurance Company (NY, Administrative Office: Richmond, VA), rated "A+" (Superior) by A.M. Best Co., under Jefferson Form No. 101-C series or 101-P series, or Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and Affiliated Companies (One Nationwide Plaza, Columbus, OH 43215-2200), under Form Nos. SRTC 2000 and NSHTC 2500, each rated “A+” (Superior) by A.M. Best Co., depending on state of residence. Allianz Global Assistance and Allianz Travel Insurance are marks of AGA Service Company or its affiliates. AGA Service Company is the licensed producer and administrator of these plans and an affiliate of Jefferson Insurance Company. The insured shall not receive any special benefit or advantage due to the affiliation between AGA Service Company and Jefferson Insurance Company. Non-insurance benefits/products are provided and serviced by AGA Service Company. “TRAVELSAVERS” is a registered mark belonging to TRAVELSAVERS, INC., which is a Non-Sponsor. Marks not owned by AGA Service Company or its affiliates are used without permission. Non-Sponsor does not sponsor or endorse AGA Service Company, its affiliates, or this advertisement, and AGA Service Company and its affiliates do not sponsor or endorse the Non-Sponsor.