Richard J. Karnes
Vice President


Ashley Andersen


Online Travel Services:

Travel Agent Only Website
2012, 2013

Marketing Website Overall
2011, 2012, 2013

Marketing Campaign for National
Plan a Vacation Week
2011, 2012


Online Travel Services:

Marketing Campaign

Trip Planning

Booking Interface


07.16.14 - 4th Annual VAX Summer School Program Brings Series of Live Supplier Trainings to Travel Professionals

06.19.14 - VAX VacationAccess® Launches TripAdvisor® to Bring Fresh, Authentic User-Generated Travel Reviews to Site

05.08.14 - Agency Channel Keeps VAX VacationAccess® Busy in 2014

03.18.14 - Highly Regarded Industry Resource for Travel Professionals Increases Agent Engagement through Training

01.02.14 - Booking Through VAX VacationAccess® is "Smarter" Than Ever

12.20.13 - VAX VacationAccess Unveils Redesigned Website

12.11.13 - VAX VacationAccess Adds United Vacations

11.26.13 - VAX VacationAccess® Launches Prize-Filled Agent Appreciation Campaign

10.30.13 - VAX VacationAccess® Takes Flight With New Booking Options for Air

09.30.13 - VAX VacationAccess® Announces 2013 Ski Campaign

08.01.13 - VAX VacationAccess Offers 3rd Annual Summer School 2013

02.18.13 - VAX VacationAccess Builds on Banner Year in 2012 by introducing New Certification Programs

11.01.12 - VAX VacationAccess Announces the Countdown to 2013 Campaign

10.22.12 - VAX VacationAccess Introduces Offer Wizard – A Better Way for Agents to Find the Best Offers

10.10.12 - VAX VacationAccess Establishes Direct Connection with Norwegian Cruise Line®

08.10.12 - VAX VacationAccess Holds the 2nd Annual Summer School

03.27.12 - RIU Hotels & Resorts joins VAX VacationAccess and Participates in National Plan a Vacation Week

02.24.12 - National Plan a Vacation Week 2012 – Be a Part of It!

02.06.12 - VAX VacationAccess does its part to support the U.S. Travel Industry – National Plan a Vacation Week – 2012

01.17.12 - VAX Adds Suppliers, Niche Marketing to VAX VacationAccess

11.26.12 – Travel Weekly: Blue Sky Tours relaunches agent booking portal on VAX

08.17.12 - Travel Agent Central: VAX VacationAccess Offers Summer School

08.15.12 - Travel Pulse: VAX VacationAccess Adds TNT Vacations Powered by Funjet

07.17.12 - SYS-CON MEDIA: National Plan a Vacation Week Highlights Why Savvy Travelers Use Travel Agents

03.19.12 - Travel Weekly: VAX takes agent-focused approach to Plan a Vacation Week

03.14.12 - Travel Pulse: VAX Launches PR Campaign for 'National Plan a Vacation Week'

03.14.12 - eTravel Blackboard: National Plan A Vacation Week - March 18-24 - Calling all travel agents

03.12.12 - TravelMarket Report: VAX Vacation Week a Platform for Agents to Show Value

01.17.12 - PR Newswire:National Plan a Vacation Week Highlights Why Savvy Travelers Use Travel Agents