Article in the October issue of RuhrWirtschaft
Travel Services for Managers
Whether hotel bookings, seminars or event organization, Sarah Wirtz and her agency Travel 2 Meet in Hamm (Germany), offer an individual support to their business customers. As a child Sarah Wirtz was already traveling with her parents to many countries and was enthusiastic about other cultures. In this respect, her professional career was predetermined. After training as a foreign language correspondent (English and Spanish) and studying (International Business Administration at the University of Applied Sciences Bochum and International Tourism Management in Manchester), she worked for several years as a Key Account Manager for hotel booking companies. In the summer of this year, Sarah Wirtz in Hamm became self-employed with her agency “Travel 2 Meet” specialized in the MICE sector – Meeting, Incentive, Congress, Event. The 35-year-old organizes conferences, events, congresses, seminars, workshops and events for her clients. The agency’s offer is aimed at managing directors, assistants, travel managers, meeting planners, event planners and business travelers. “Travel 2 Meet” takes over the search for the right hotel or a suitable event location – and passes on the offer. The service is free for the customer. A contract with the hotel will be signed, which in turn pays a commission to Sarah Wirtz’s agency. In addition to this very personal support, Travel 2 Meet also offers business customers a direct online MICE tool. The portal enables the user to independently search for hotels.
Source: RuhrWirtschaft – the regional business magazine of the IHK Dortmund, Germany- October 2018.