Elite Travel Solutions
Our People

 
 

At Elite Travel Solutions your account is serviced by knowledgeable, multi skilled travel professionals who pride themselves on their conscientious attention to detail. With a passion for outstanding excellence in customer service, they are continually searching for innovative solutions to streamline your travel management. One of the main strengths is in understanding the diverse requirements and expectations of each account and taking a real interest in your company and its people.

Elite Travel Solutions is truly boutique in style and attitude and we welcome the opportunity to show you how powerful the experience is when dealing with a management company who are small enough to really care, offering the exemplary service and attention you deserve whilst also ensuring your individual requirements are met and maximising the value of your travel expenditure.


Tammie Ethell (nee Prigmore)

Tammie has an unbridled passion for the travel industry – commencing on 01 May 1981, more than 30 years in the industry is testament to this. Her history is one of hard work and dedication, working for many high profile Corporate Travel agencies including nearly 15 years with Debrett’s Travel Services.

She was awarded the AFTA Awards for Excellence “Best International Consultant” accolade in 1999 recognised by her peers for her outstanding work in the industry and was a finalist in the AVIS Scholarship of the Year Award in 1999.

Tammie’s clients have spanned many & varied fields and her attention to detail and dedication to the satisfaction of her clients ensure they remain loyal customers with no greater compliment than their many introductions to others.


Brad Ethell

Brad has been involved in Accounting and Small Business since 1980 and he takes an active part in the day to day running of Elite Travel Solutions. He predominantly concentrates on the areas of accounting and business management but also specialises in group & retail travel. He has travelled extensively throughout Asia, USA and parts of Europe. Brad has a fine attention to detail and enjoys the intricate planning involved in making dream holidays come true.



Jodie O’Callaghan

Jodie joined Elite in July 2013, looking to get back to the foundations of what travel meant to her, actively making travel arrangements, providing superior customer service and building lifetime relationships, whilst helping people get to where they need to be. All travel including Business travel is exciting to her. With 10 years corporate travel experience, Jodie extends herself to Leisure travel also to shake things up from time to time. Spending hours researching fares, destinations’ and hotels to ensure she secures the best price to offer her clients.

Her motto “ you get what you pay for” means she provides numerous options so her customers can also participate in their own holiday plans. With Jodie’s passion for travel she is the perfect fit for Elite.



Deirdre Duncan

Deirdre’s travel career began in Dublin with Aer Lingus Irish Airlines training on the job as a travel consultant. She went on to specialize in Corporate Travel for 6 years which led to a position as Sales Training Instructor with the same company. This involved traveling around the Aer Lingus network (Ireland, UK, Europe and USA) to train and update staff in fares, ticketing, reservations systems and customer service delivery. In 1993, her next role was with Qantas Business Travel in Perth where she was appointed supervisor of the team caring for Rio Tinto. More recently, she has qualified as an International Cruise Consultant and enjoyed developing her skills and knowledge in this area. Deirdre has traveled extensively; Europe, USA, Canada, Asia, and Egypt.

She is passionate about customer service and continually strives to exceed customer’s expectations ensuring that they feel valued and secure in the knowledge that their business is in the safest of hands.



Laura Ross

Laura has been with Elite for a couple of years now starting in accounts and has been training to be our domestic specialist. 

Her wonderful bright personality fits perfectly with the myriad of changes required in this position. Laura takes great pride in her work and loves to make her PA’s jobs easier. She is an integral part of the Elite team.

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