Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada – Reported by Elite Traveler, the Private Jet Lifestyle Magazine
Rocky Mountaineer is pleased to announce it has been honored with two prestigious World Travel Awards; “World’s Leading Travel Experience by Train” and “World’s Leading Luxury Travel Product of the Year.” This marks the fifth time Rocky Mountaineer has been awarded ‘”World’s Leading Travel Experience by Train.” Highly regarded in the global travel network, The World Travel Awards have been described by the Wall Street Journal as the “Oscars” of the tourism industry.
“We are thrilled to be recognized in these categories alongside many high caliber, iconic trains and travel products,” said Randy Powell, President & Chief Executive Officer of Rocky Mountaineer. “It is an honor to be acknowledged by thousands of well-respected travel professionals from across the globe for providing a world-class product and an unequalled rail experience.”
Established in 1993, the World Travel Awards acknowledge and recognize excellence in the world’s travel and tourism industry. Votes are cast globally by fellow industry professionals to recognize exemplary customer service; the most important aspect of the tourism industry.
In addition to these two awards, Rocky Mountaineer was also recognized as a leader in the industry for its strategic marketing campaigns. Winning the BC Chapter of the American Marketing Association’s “2010 Marketer of the Year” award as well as the BC Tourism Award for “Best Tourism Marketing Campaign” for 2010 was a tribute to Rocky Mountaineer’s hard work and commitment to delivering on its brand promise.