Carnival Cruise Line is now one of Ensemble Travel Group’s preferred supplier. The announcement of the multi-year preferred supplier partnership was made during a press conference at Ensemble’s recent annual conference at the Hyatt Regency Dallas.
In fact, 2018 is predicted to be a banner year for travel, according to an Ensemble Travel Group survey. The 2017 Ensemble Insights Survey, released Tuesday at the consortium’s annual international conference in Dallas, is based on input from nearly 2,000 of its member agents in the U.S. and Canada. Forty-three percent of the respondents said negative events like terrorism, protests and election results have had “little to no change” in their bookings for both this year and 2018.
As it approaches its 50-year anniversary in 2018, the Ensemble Travel Group reported that 2016 was a record year for profit sharing for its 850 U.S. and Canadian travel agency members. The member-owned consortium, “came back from the recession with a vengeance, delivering the strongest seven-year performance in our company’s history,” Ensemble Co-President Lindsay Pearlman told attendees at the group’s 2017 International Conference underway at the Hyatt Regency Dallas.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".