Inspirational Vacations, Leading Tour Operator, Awarded Top Recognition in Prestigious Global Business Awards Program

Melbourne, Australia, Aug. 18, 2022 — ( — Leading travel agency Inspiring Vacations has been named Gold Stevie® Award winner in the Business of the Year – Hospitality and Leisure, Midsize category at the 19th Annual Business Awards® today.

The International Business Awards are the premier business awards program in the world. All people and organizations around the world – public and private, profit and non-profit, large and small – can submit nominations. The 2022 IBAs received more than 3,700 entries from organizations in 67 countries, with winners in other categories including Google, DHL Express and IBM.

The International Business Awards recognized Inspiring Vacations’ laser vision to lead the market and its notable achievements in the highly competitive travel space, particularly in the face of tumultuous global events and prolonged and onerous travel restrictions in Australia. Panel judges described the business decisions made by the omnichannel retailer as “intelligent and courageous handling of the pandemic situation” and noted its ability “not only to survive the lockdown, but now to emerge as a key player in tourism industry”.

John Feenaghty, President of Inspiring Vacations North America, said, “We are extremely proud to showcase the work of our talented and hardworking global team to deliver incredible, high-value travel experiences to the world’s most exciting destinations. . Inspiring Vacations is a highly regarded travel brand around the world – a brand that I am thrilled to recently bring to North America – and an accolade of this prestige is so well deserved and appreciated.

Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 300 executives from around the world who participated in the judging process in June and July.

This award is the latest in a series of accolades for the leading travel operator, including multiple Stevie® wins in 2020 and 2021, top five in the 2019 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Awards, World Retail Awards finalists and, more recently, the finalists. at the National Retail Awards 2022 for Innovation Champion of the Year and at the Australia Post Online Retail Awards (ORIAS) 2022.

About Inspirational Holidays

Inspiring Vacations is a popular Australian travel company with stores around the world, including the United States and India. A trusted brand, the travel agency has won numerous awards, sending tens of thousands of satisfied customers on vacation to exciting destinations on all seven continents.

Since its launch in 2018, Inspiring Vacations has become an award-winning and dominant player in the online tour operator space, with competitively priced tours to iconic destinations around the world. Inspiring Vacations’ expansion into North America in 2022 has been met with overwhelming enthusiasm from a new segment of value-conscious travelers seeking rich, premium travel experiences. (USA) (CA)