ABPA Member Spotlight
OCTOBER - ABPA Member Spotlight
Member Name: Abington Travel
Owner/s name/s: James Verano, Pat Belardi & Leon Ellman
Business street address: 317 Davis Street, Clarks Summit, PA 18411
Products and/or services offered: Anything related to travel – Airline Tickets, complete travel packages, Tours, Cruises, Destination weddings, group travel.
What sets you/your business apart? Service. We have four caring, long term employees that have over 100 years of travel agent experience. When something goes wrong they have the expertise to get you to the front of the line and taken care of quickly. We were worried about internet competition, but because we are our customer’s advocates during travel dilemmas, they trust us and return for their travel needs.
We also work with plenty of business travelers, knowing their company standards and travel needs which makes their business travel seamless.
What is your favorite part of doing business in the Abingtons?Loyal customers – very loyal. They are looking for service and agents they can trust. Large numbers of our business is repeat customers and referrals. ABPA has also been good by generating downtown activities, I have been involved with them for years and we appreciate them promoting our businesses.