Gold Medal boosts agent commission

commission?on bookings made?during?June at selected worldwide hotels.?

The operator is offering an additional 5% commission for bookings made at at 25 properties across Australia, the Pacific, Far East, Caribbean, Middle East, Indian Ocean and Africa for stays between June 2011 and March 2012.????

Gold Medal’s director of distribution ?Chris Harrison said:: “We know it’s tough out there and we want to help our agents get the most out of every booking, as well as drive sales of our key supplier partner’s products - we believe this incentive will do exactly that.”

Agents received an e-brochure on June 1 detailing the properties included and the applicable date ranges. The extra commission will automatically be paid on relevant bookings.

Later in the month Gold Medal plans to increase the number of featured properties by introducing a selection of USA hotels to the promotion, which is set to run until the en