Date: March 28, 2007
Fort Lauderdale, FL -- The International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) is proud to name Vanguard Corporation (dba Alamo & National Car Rental) as its newest Platinum Level Corporate Sponsor, dubbed the “Driving Proudly Sponsorship Level."
IGLTA, founded in 1983, is the world's leading travel trade association committed to growing and enhancing its members' gay and lesbian tourism business through education, promotion and networking. Alamo and National Car Rentals, founded in 1974, have locations throughout the
“We are very excited to partner with Vanguard, a renowned global travel industry company. It is certainly a natural fit for IGLTA members and the gay/lesbian traveler at large to have their support and commitment to the community,” said IGLTA Executive Director John Tanzella.
With this partnership, IGLTA members and consumers may receive substantial discounts for car rentals by using the IGLTA discount code.
With this partnership, Alamo & National Car Rental will receive additional member benefits, including value-added advertising, special marketing opportunities, educational training, multiple memberships and additional IGLTA event benefits. "I am pleased to be partnered with a great group [like] the IGLTA. I am honored to participate in the 'Driving Proudly' sponsorship and look forward to the great things to come," said Paul Huber, Manager of International Marketing, Vanguard Car Rental, National and Alamo Car Rental.
Other IGLTA annual sponsors and partners include the Canadian Tourism Commission, Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority, Wyndham Resorts, Harrah’s Entertainment Inc., AIG/Travel Guard, American Airlines, Continental Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Lufthansa Airlines, CPI Hotels/Czech Republic, Gold Coast Tourism – Australia, Ottawa Tourism, NGLCC, NLGJA, ASTA, and Travel Gay Canada.
For membership and sponsorship information, contact IGLTA’s Membership & Development Manager, Tom Nibbio, Tom@IGLTA.org.
Thursday, March 29, 2007