Luxury Villa Rental Company Launches “Wednesdays with Willie” 10-Minute Meeting Opportunities and an Increased Commission for Travel Advisors

MONTREAL – (January 9, 2023) – Rental Escapes, a full-service luxury villa company specializing in providing unparalleled private villa rentals worldwide, today announced a special offer and exclusive meeting program designed to continue to support and enhance the travel advisor community. Throughout quarter one of 2023, travel advisors will now be able to earn an 11% commission rate on all Rental Escapes bookings – an increase from the 10%  industry standard. In addition, Rental Escapes has launched a new weekly meeting series, “Wednesdays with Willie,” where travel advisors can schedule a 10-minute meeting on Wednesdays with Chief Marketing Officer Willie Fernandez to gain knowledge on how to sell and market villas, ask any questions, and more.

“We’re excited to kick off 2023 in a big way, by celebrating our commitment to our most trusted partners, our travel advisor community,” Fernandez said. “Rental Escapes is proud to be the first villa rental company to offer travel advisors an 11% commission. This increase and the new opportunity to engage in one-on-one meetings with myself has elevated our partner offerings and provides further support and tools to ensure confident, skilled advisors.”

An industry first, Rental Escapes has elevated their travel advisor commission to 11% during quarter one of 2023, pushing the ceiling on earning potential. Rental Escapes has dedicated themselves to this increased commission in a show of their continued commitment to supporting the travel advisor community. Advisors will earn commission on all bookings made through the first quarter of 2023 and will be paid out upon guest’s departure.

In addition, the roll of out Rental Escapes’ new meeting opportunity, “Wednesdays with Willie” will further enhance advisors’ insights and knowledge of the luxury villa rental industry. Advisors are welcome to schedule 10-minute meetings with Fernandez every Wednesday to ask any questions, get advice, and learn how to sell and market luxury villas. “Wednesdays with Willie” will provide advisors with advice from a more than 30-year travel industry veteran and an accomplished and award-winning digital marketer who has transformed some of the industry’s most recognized brands and is responsible for Rental Escapes’ brand strategy and marketing initiatives. Coupled with Rental Escapes’ current training videos and tools, as well as the company’s villa specialists and concierge service who assist on every booking, Rental Escapes ensures that advisors are set up for success.

Rental Escapes continues to raise the bar in support of the travel advisor community. In tandem with the new tools Rental Escapes has developed to help enhance advisors’ knowledge of the luxury villa rental industry, advisors can work alongside Rental Escapes’ dedicated team to provide around the clock care for guests, ensuring the ultimate vacation.

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About Rental Escapes
Rental Escapes is a full-service luxury villa company that prides itself in providing top-notch personalized service and unforgettable villa experiences. The company offers a hand-picked selection of more than 5,000 carefully vetted and curated luxury villa rentals in 70 destinations across the Caribbean, Mexico, Europe, the United States and beyond. Its team of highly trained villa specialists assist guests and travel advisors in planning and booking the ideal villa stay. In addition, every reservation is provided with a concierge service to take care of arranging everything from private chefs to boat charters. 


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