MAUREEN ST. JOHN-DEAN JONES
PRESIDENT, ALL HORIZONS TRAVEL, INC.
Maureen Jones is a native of Great Britain. She has earned degrees in Economics, Journalism, Tourism, and Travel Management including an M.B.A. and a Masters in Wine Making. She has lived in the United States for over 40 years and worked for many years as Vice President of Administration for a Fortune 500 company.
Maureen bought All Horizons Travel in 1989 and other agencies in 1995. The staff are experts in handling leisure, corporate, cruises, groups, and the meeting/incentive market. A member of the prestigious Signature Travel Network consortium, all the staff are Destination Specialists.
Maureen has traveled extensively to over 120 countries and has taken 100 cruises. She gives over 40 lectures a year to organizations and is on several Advisory Boards. Maureen was a College Professor, teaching Travel Marketing.
A certified Premier expert on Australia, Maureen is one of only 100 agents in America with this ranking. She has won nine Opal Awards, the highest honor given by the Australian Tourist Commission for excellence in marketing down-under and preparing outstanding itineraries.
In addition, she is a certified specialist for 39 countries, including the South Pacific, New Zealand, Scandinavia, Switzerland, the British Isles, Canada, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. She is a luxury cruise and small ship specialist, also Honeymoons.
Accolades include Winner of the New Zealand Specialist of the Year Award, and the Luxury Travel Agent of the Year, appointment to the World Luxury Travel Council, winner of the Educator of the Year Award from the Luxury Travel Expo, and chosen by Travel Agent Magazine as one of the Top 25 Travel Agents in the U.S.A
Maureen is a contributing editor for four travel magazines as well and writer for a weekly travel blog for an on-line newspaper, she was voted by AOL as one of the most powerful travel bloggers in the nation.
Check out her Travel Blog.