ASTA Awards



Young Professional of the Year Award

Young Professional of the Year

This award is intended to recognize the efforts of an outstanding young travel professional. This award will be presented to a young travel professional that has made great strides and contributions to the travel industry since entering the business, and can be either a travel agent or a supplier.

Candidates for the Young Professional Award must meet the following eligibility requirements in order to be nominated:

  • The individual must be 40 years of age or under.
  • The individual must have been a participant of the ASTA Young Professional Society (YPS) for a minimum of one year.
  • The individual must have a current ASTA membership.


We proudly recognize young stars in the travel industry

2017____________________________________________________________

Jeffery Pawid

2016____________________________________________________________

Csilla Dali, Global Voyages

2015____________________________________________________________

Jason Holand, Travel Simplicity

2014____________________________________________________________

David Anokye, Klassique Travels Inc

2013____________________________________________________________

Anthony Cheng, APF, Travel/Go Latin

2011____________________________________________________________

Ryan McGredy, Moraga Travel, LLC

2010____________________________________________________________

Jason C. Coleman, CTC, ECCS, CLS, LCS, DS, Jason Coleman, Inc.

2009____________________________________________________________

 Jason Beukema, MCC, Whet Travel Inc.

2008____________________________________________________________

Stephanie Lee

2007____________________________________________________________

Kari Thomas, CTC, CNS, Will Travel, Inc

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