A&K Founder, Chairman and CEO Geoffrey Kent has inspired travellers the world over with his globetrotting adventures, adventures that set the tone for Abercrombie & Kent’s incomparable luxury journeys, which elevate “experiential travel” to a singular level. For that, he received a Lifetime Achievement Award — the highest accolade in the in the United States’ travel and tourism industry — at a gala event attend attended by hundreds of travel agents, who have been important partners in building A&K’s business.
The award pays tribute to individuals whose efforts have led to extraordinary results within an organization, and to those who have made significant contributions to the industry as a whole.
Geoffrey Kent was recognized for being a pioneer in bringing the same sense of adventure found on safari to destinations around the world.
Abercrombie & Kent was voted “best of the best” in two categories: Tour Operator, Luxury and Tour Operator, Africa … for the 11th consecutive year.