Let us introduce our company

Founded in 1975, TravelStore is an award-winning, employee-owned company headquartered in Los Angeles and with several branch locations, all in California, handling both leisure travel and corporate travel. Today, our agency is ranked among the top 30 largest in the U.S. (Travel Weekly) generating near $250 million in sales. TravelStore is a proud member of Signature Travel Network, and among its top producing agencies.

What we look for

We are attracted to agents who are passionate about our industry, and who are focused on affluent clients and/or groups for whom they are interested in providing excellent service and value, while supporting our preferred supplier relationships. We are Sabre and Clientbase users.

New to industry

If you are seeking to become a professional leisure travel planner and have not previously worked as one, and you reside near one of our locations, we occasionally hire agents-in-training. To be considered, please send a resume with what work and travel experience you offer, and your motivation for wanting a career selling travel. 


► Affiliation with a company with a proven growth record and exquisite relationships and reputation with air lines, cruise lines, tour operators, DMCs and hoteliers around the world.
► An excellent turn-key and partially subsidized marketing program of print and email communications that can be personalized to the individual agent, and shared marketing support for Clientbase users.
► Access to top proprietary preferred hotel programs offering clients valuable amenities, including benefits with top brands like Four Seasons Preferred, Ritz Carlton Stars, Dorchester, Langham Couture, Mandarin Oriental and others. With Signature's and BCD's hotel programs and our own program, we offer access with additional amenities or reduced rates at thousands of properties worldwide.
► Access to excellent airline contracts and fares.
Preferred status with select cruise lines, plus bonus amenities on thousands of voyages.
Top Commissions earned from suppliers.
Voluntary participation in our online lead generation program.
An extremely mutually supportive staff environment. Recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal as a "Best Place to Work in LA" company.

What's Next

If you are considering making a change, we recommend you contact key suppliers for their input on TravelStore. We would be pleased to supply referrals to senior management with corporate and/or leisure vendors, or to some of our independent contractors for their insights about our company and culture if you wish to be an independent contractor. For more information or inquiries about joining our team, please contact:

Corporate: Wido Schaefer, CEO
Leisure: Dan Ilves, SVP, Leisure Sales & Marketing