The Travel Group
Thirty Years Serving Our Valued Clients and Friends!
Our People Make the Difference!
All of our employees, from the top down, exhibit a common characteristic: a thorough dedication to their clientele and to their profession!
Owner: Sharon K. Forbes
Sharon is a 37-year veteran of the travel industry and has owned and managed The Travel Group since 1989. She has specialized in mission and other group travel for churches and youth organizations, for spring break, summer mission trips, and other senior and affinity groups. She is skilled in international travel destinations on all 7 continents, and is a Disney specialist, and a leisure travel specialist in upscale cruises, Mexico, Caribbean, and European vacation destinations.
Commercial and Leisure Specialist: Tricia Davis
Tricia attended Northern Illinois University in DeKalb east of Chicago. After completing her airline certification and worked for Braniff Airlines before accepting employment as an incentive travel specialist for five years with Sperry and Hutchison (S&H) and later with Carlson Travel in Chicago. She moved to Denver in 1988 with her husband, accepting employment there with All Seasons Travel handling Mobil Oil, its largest account.. She worked for Northwestern Business Travel in Minnesota before moving finally to Oklahoma. She worked for International Tours in Broken Arrow for 6 years until that agency was acquired by The Travel Group in 2002. She has an extensive background in commercial and government travel and a broad experience with leisure travel. She is the indispensable swing agent who can do it all.
Escorted Groups: David Forbes
David and Sharon Forbes opened The Travel Group in September 1989 and have operated it as a full service retail travel agency since that time, specializing in upscale tours and cruise options for those individuals desiring a higher level of service and accommodations. In 1994 David began taking groups, primarily seniors, to New York City on Broadway Theater Tours. The success of those groups encouraged David and Sharon to add other destinations and by the turn of the century the couple was operating deluxe escorted domestic groups to Washington, DC, Chicago, Nashville, Las Vegas, Charleston, and other destinations in addition to international trips to London and Paris with escorted river cruise groups on the Danube, the Rhine, the Rhone and Saône, and the Seine.
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