Bio: Tina Little-Coltrane
An early 60s “Baby Boomer”, born and raised in New York City, relocated to a small town in North Carolina in 1992 where she currently resides with her husband and family.
Tina began her career in the Travel Industry over 30 years ago when she was a young woman living and working in New York City.
After completing her very first Travel Agent course in the early 1980s at the PanAmerican School of Travel in Manhattan, a local Travel Agency in the Bronx, owned and operated by two Attorneys and their wives gave Tina a chance to step into the travel industry, working professionally as a “brick and mortar” Agency Travel Agent. Daily interactions face to face with walk-in travel clients as well as assisting telephone prospects, contributed to developing Tina’s exceptional sales and customer service skills. The Bronx Travel Agency was one of several owned by the Attorney partners so networking with the other branch locations on Long Island and Queens also played a huge role in developing Tina’s increased travel industry knowledge and professionalism. She learned from some of the best of the best travel professionals in the industry.
With a few years of experience as a Travel Professional under her belt, Tina was offered and accepted a different career opportunity, a position of Assistant Manager in the Rentals division at a major Auto Dealership where she continued to flourish professionally over the next few years.
Tina Little-Coltrane began her Entrepreneurial career in North Carolina, managing multiple small businesses. Tina obtained her professional licenses in the State as a Real Estate Broker, Life/Health and Property/Casualty Insurance Producer and Certified Notary Public. Missing her passion for working in the Travel Industry she launched TLC Travels’ Tours and Cruises in early 2008 where continuing education is a given. As the travel industry continues to evolve, Tina’s knowledge base stays current with consistent training, travel courses and networking with various tourism boards, travel partner companies and social media outlets.
TLC Travels’ Tours and Cruises, a Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Travel Agency member, offers Travel planning services for the sophisticated traveler who is not intimidated by the costs it takes to enjoy premium venues and luxury destinations. TLC Travels’ primary focus is on matching clients’ travel needs with the travel offers from our list of pre-selected travel packages, including cruises . This gives us the opportunity to provide a more personalized and knowledgeable travel service for our clients. We highly encourage Romance travel too so be sure to ask us about booking your Destination Wedding Group, Renewal of Vows Ceremony or Honeymoon. Spa Health/Wellness travel packages are recommended for sole/single travelers as well. We research, plan and book Airline/Resort packages, Train/Hotel packages, Cruises, Bus Tours, Sightseeing Excursions and Faith-Based Inspirational trips.
Contact TLC Travels’ Tours and Cruises to help plan your next trip of a lifetime! We will coordinate travel for you and all of your family and friends traveling from any city for a meet-up that you will never forget! Lets #Plan2Travel at TLC Travels!!