Dream Vacations Recognizes Franchise Owner Rhonda Day In Celebration Of Women’s History Month
Louisville, Ky. Franchisee Wins Sixth Annual Opal Award For Leadership And Community Service
March 08, 2018 // Franchising.com // Fort Lauderdale, Fla. - For the sixth year in a row, leading travel franchise Dream Vacations, which is affiliated with World Travel Holdings, the world’s largest cruise agency and award-winning leisure travel company, celebrates Women’s History Month in March by honoring a female franchise owner with the OPAL Award for Women. The company has named Louisville, Ky. business owner and Dream Vacations Franchisee Rhonda Day the 2018 recipient of this prestigious award.
The OPAL Award recognizes a female franchise owner who demonstrates Outstanding Performance And Leadership. The honoree is active in community and civic organizations, is among Dream Vacations’ top selling agents and has exhibited strong business skills. Day will $250 to be donated toward the non-profit of her choice.
“At Dream Vacations, caring is in our DNA and Rhonda has demonstrated time and time again that she truly cares about the success of other franchisees, local Louisville-based business owners and those less fortunate in her community,” said Debbie Fiorino, senior vice president of Dream Vacations. “I am so pleased to present Rhonda with our 2018 OPAL Award.”
Day has been a Dream Vacations (previously CruiseOne) franchise owner since 2013. A team player, Day wants to see everyone experience the success she has had, which includes winning the Growth Award in 2015 and the Brand Ambassador award in 2016. Within the Dream Vacations organization she is an active contributor on its Business Center and Facebook groups, has mentored several franchise owners and has served on the Marketing Committee in 2017. In her business community she has leadership roles with Women in Networking in Louisville and the Jeffersontown Chamber of Commerce, where she activity participates on the Navigator Committee. In addition to volunteering her time, talent and treasure to local and international mission organizations, Day has participated in yearly fundraising events with Day Spring Foundation and Personal Counseling Service. In conjunction with owning a travel business, Day thought it would be a perfect marriage to support a nautical organization. So from day one of opening her franchise five years ago, she has been supporting Mercy Ships, the world's largest civilian hospital ship providing state-of-the-art care to those in desperate need, free of charge.
Dream Vacations is committed to being “Rich in Diversity” and empowers all owners, agents and employees to reach their highest potential by leveraging their broad range of talent, experiences, personalities, viewpoints and ideas to generate business growth.
People with a passion for travel who are interested in small business ownership and want to learn more about becoming a franchise owner with Dream Vacations, please call 888-249-8235 or visit www.DreamVacationsFranchise.com.
About Dream Vacations
Travel agents with the top-ranked home-based travel agency franchise Dream Vacations have the resources to plan and create seamless vacation experiences for their customers while offering the best value. A member of the International Franchise Association, Dream Vacations is part of World Travel Holdings and has received partner of the year, a top-ranking status, by all the major cruise lines as well as national recognition for its support of military veterans. For more information about Dream Vacations, visit www.DreamVacationsFranchise.com. Like Dream Vacations on Facebook at www.facebook.com/DreamVacationsFranchise, follow on Twitter at @Dream_Franchise and watch its videos at www.YouTube.com/DreamVacationsBusiness.
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