Angie Licea is President of Global Travel Collection, a division of Internova Travel Group, which includes the company’s high-service, premium and luxury travel businesses. In addition to Protravel International and Tzell Travel Group, luxury brands Andrew Harper Travel and R. Crusoe & Son also reside in this division.
As leader of the company’s independent advisor, luxury leisure, corporate VIP and entertainment business, Ms. Licea is focused on enhancing the company’s support of its independent travel advisors through leadership, technology and supplier partnerships and continually enhancing service and value for its discerning clientele.
Prior to her appointment as President, Ms. Licea served as Senior Vice President and General Manager, Strategic Partnerships, Travel Leaders Group. She was responsible for the company’s partnership with American Express, which includes a special travel benefit program for select Card Members and the ability to pay for travel with Membership Rewards points through Internova Travel Group.
A 30-year travel industry veteran, Ms. Licea began her career with US Airways and went on to hold various management roles at American Express/Rosenbluth International where she worked for 18 years. Her last role there was as Vice President of Global Business Partnerships, responsible for $1.5 billion in air sales for 16 global accounts.
She joined Travel Leaders in May 2012 and served as Senior Vice President of Business Operations and Technology Development for Travel Leaders Corporate before being named to her current role.