Uniglobe Travel specializes in managing the diverse and changing travel needs of member Travel Management Companies and their clients. With our global reach and local expertise, we help maximize efficiency, savings and service.
With global governance, the Uniglobe organization has over 700- franchise and partner locations in more than 60-countries across the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Asia-Pacific. Uniglobe operates under a globally recognized brand, common systems, and high-quality servicing standards.
Uniglobe Travel International was founded by franchising entrepreneur U. Gary Charlwood in Vancouver, Canada in 1979 and opened its first franchise location in 1981. Already co-founder of the very successful CENTURY 21 Canada master franchise and experienced in the tourism and airline industries, Charlwood recognized that the franchise system developed for real estate could be very effective in the travel industry.
Uniglobe Travel francisees and partners serve small-to-mid-size corporate accounts and vacation travellers in more than 90-countries, with annual system-wide sales volume of US$5.0+ billion. Uniglobe continues to look for strategic expansion opportunities worldwide in its ongoing quest to be the brand of choice for its primary target market of business travellers.
Uniglobe continues to grow as an internationally recognized travel brand that offers value-added products and services to clients, franchisees and partners as well as a cost-efficient distribution system for airline, hotel, car, cruise, tour, and insurance suppliers.