ATOUT France – France Tourism Development Agency – announces this year’s French travel trade winners at ‘Workshop France 2012’
80 French exhibitors and 120 Tour Operators took on 1000 appointments on 1 June at Workshop France 2012. With its end came the glamorous Gala Dinner which hosted 220 attendees and presented the French Travel Trade awards selected by a panel of judges consisting of representatives from Coach Tourism Council, DFDS, ETOA, Holiday Travel Watch, Rail Europe and Atout France UK.
Best Ski Tour Operator 2012: Winner: Crystal Ski, 2nd place: Ski 2 Freedom, Runners up: Mountain Heaven and Ski Collection
From left to right:
Simon Cross, MD Crystal Ski; Agnes Angrand and Claire Bedouin, ATOUT France; BBC presenter Bill Turnbull.
Other winners are …
Best Short Break Tour Operator 2012: Winner: Inntravel, 2nd place: Arblaster & Clarke Wine Tours, 3rd place: Newmarket Holidays.
Best Camping & Holiday Parks Tour Operator: Winner: Alfresco Holidays, 2nd place: Alan Rogers Travel Service, 3rd place: Brittany Ferries
Best Destination Specialist Tour Operator 2012: Winner: Arblaster & Clarke, 2nd place: Corsican Places, Runners up: Wake Up in France and Direct Corsica
Best Coach Holidays Tour Operator 2012: Winner: Arblaster & Clarke, 2nd place: The Newmarket Group, 3rd place: Gold Crest Holidays
Best Youth Tour Operator 2012: Winner: PGL, 2nd place: The School Travel Group, Runners up: The School Travel Company and WST Travel
Best Special Interest Tour Operator 2012: Winner: Headwater, 2nd place: Inntravel, 3rd place: Anam Cara Travel
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