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Percy Hunt Travel Group Inc. partners with FocusPoint International to offer travelers the fully-funded travel assistance membership CAP™
To enhance the safety and security of travelers, Percy Hunt Travel Group’s 24 Marlin Travel branches will now offer Crisis Assistance Plus (CAP™) travel assistance memberships to leisure and business travelers.
Percy Hunt customers now have the option to enhance their travel experience with CAP™ at the time of booking online or through corporate annual memberships.
“By providing travelers the opportunity to enhance their travel experience with CAP™, Marlin Travel is demonstrating their social responsibility and standard-of-care commitment as a travel management company,” says Greg Pearson, President and CEO of FocusPoint. “At no extra cost, travelers with CAP™ memberships, have access to a 24/7, 365-day response center to seek travel advice and coordinated in-country assistance for a wide array of health, safety, and security-related travel risks.”
“Partnering with FocusPoint International to offer our travelers CAP™ signifies our commitment to safety and security of all our travelers,” says Sheryl Harper, Vice President, Corporate & Incentive Travel, of Percy Hunt.
As a low-cost and fully-funded membership program, CAP™ is an affordable enhancement to any insurance plan contemplated by business and leisure travelers. Key benefits provided at no additional cost include:
- Destination-based travel alerts and geographic risk information
- 24/7, 365-day access to security, crisis, and medical professionals to seek advice and assistance
- Immediate medical attention up to and including evacuation to a home hospital of choice
- Crisis response up to and including shelter in place and evacuations for incidents such as terrorism, criminal violence, political threats, and social unrest, kidnap for ransom, extortion, natural disasters, or a pandemic outbreak
About FocusPoint International http://www.focuspointintl.com
FocusPoint International is a global risk consultancy that specializes in the full provision of travel risk management and crisis response services for business travelers, leisure travelers, and dispersed assets. FocusPoint’s flagship product CAP™ is the most comprehensive, low cost medical and travel security assistance solution available in the market today.
About Percy Hunt Travel Group Inc. www.marlintravel.ca
Percy Hunt Travel Group Inc, founded in 2001 by Kevin Percy and Garry Huntington, opened its first travel agency under the Thomas Cook brand in Regina’s Cornwall Centre. Over the next 16 years, Percy Hunt has expanded to 24 offices located in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and B.C. With sales exceeding $95 million in 2017, Percy Hunt is one of the largest travel service providers in Canada. Our corporate client portfolio includes Crown corporations, government departments in three provinces, mining and resource companies, universities, health regions, financial institutions and larger companies operating nationwide. Percy Hunt is one of few travel management companies in Canada to have dedicated Corporate Travel branches in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta. Percy Hunt Travel Group Inc. has been awarded the prestigious Circle of Excellence recognition by Air Canada for the last 13 years, and has been named a Top 100 Business in Saskatchewan for the past 10 years.
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