Jackie Friedman CTC, MCC
With our 20th anniversary upon us, it’s a NEXciting time at Nexion® – the industry’s most dependable, full-service host agency since 1995 – as we continue to grow and provide independent, U.S.-based travel professionals of all experience levels with the tools, education and support they need to reach their full potential.
Nexion® continues to be recognized within the travel industry for its integrity and outstanding sales performance, along with its innovative member programs. Our key philosophy is to help our members Be NEX in everything they do. Whether corporate or leisure, or both, Nexion® has a solution to help our members grow their businesses.
With Nexion®, you’ll have the collective support of more than 3,400 diverse members and a staff of 65 professionals dedicated to one thing: your success!
NEXceed Earnings Expectations and Earn More
As a member of the Nexion® family, you will earn what a passionate travel professional should earn: up to 90% of commissions with more than 140+ air, cruise and land preferred suppliers. Get paid twice per month via direct deposit, and access exclusive supplier offers, cruise block space and commissionable air contracts.
NEXpand Your Network and Make Connections
Through Nexion®, you will work with some of the most supportive people and suppliers in the industry. These partnerships will help give you the confidence and connections you need to succeed on your own terms. Your professional network includes dedicated staff, an online social community and access to many preferred supplier partners.
“I have been in the travel industry for more than 30 years, and I can say without any hesitation that the level of service we receive through Nexion® is unparalled. Their staff readily helps us even when we can’t see the solution staring us in the face and goes out of their way to make our job easier,” says Nexion® member Sarah Nelson. “Plus, Nexion’s status in the industry has increased our commissions significantly. Tracking the commissions is made simple by the reports they provide, and the commissions are promptly paid. All in all, I can’t imagine not having the Nexion® staff on our team.”
NEXperience a Better Way and Work Smarter
Nexion® will support you with technology, tools and other resources that help you manage your business and simplify the booking process. These include access to multiple booking, reporting and administrative tools; your choice of GDS with 24/7 automated ticketing, fulfillment and quality control; a point-and-click, Web-based air, car and hotel booking tool for agents who don’t have a GDS; an Online Service Center to manage your account; and more.
NEXplore New Opportunities and Learn & Grow
Nexion® provides you with resources, tools and guidance to help you develop professionally and personally, regardless of whether you are new to the industry or an experienced agent. We realize that adults learn differently and strive to provide a variety of learning opportunities that include virtual classroom training, an online learning management system and a series of live training events that include our annual CoNexion conference, regional training events, a three-day Boot Camp and our hands-on Agent Essentials classroom training. In addition to training, we offer business development, coaching and mentorship programs that focus on helping our agents become more successful business owners. Finally, we just launched NEXstart, a program for new agents that lets you earn commission while you work through a comprehensive four-month training curriculum.
“CoNexion, the annual member conference, is definitely something you do not want to miss. At CoNexion, suppliers, industry speakers and Nexion® staff put on a great conference, offering an array of workshops and programs,” says Nexion® member Laura Gidden. “I have been in the travel industry for nearly 24 years. I have owned my own storefront agency, been an outside sales agent and now I have been with Nexion® for almost seven years. With the challenges that face the travel industry every day, it’s nice to be affiliated with a company that not only keeps you informed but is in the forefront of these changing times. If you’re considering a host agency, Nexion is definitely one you should take a look at.”
NEXcite Your Clients and Show Your Value
Nexion® gives you the marketing muscle to consistently showcase the latest travel offers along with your value as a travel professional, keeping your agency top-of-mind throughout the year.
Nexion® member Nancy Cox concludes, “I have been with Nexion® for six years. Everyone wants to be with the best, and Nexion® provides it all – great supplier relationships, top-tier commissions and great service to their agents. They provide plenty of educational opportunities, too. Finally they always pay their agents’ commissions and on time. Nexion® is a great Host Agency.”
Nexion® is a branch of Tzell Travel Group (a Travel Leaders Group Company), with headquarters in Irving, Texas. Travel Leaders Group is a North American travel company that generated sales of approximately $20 billion in 2013.