Long one of the most popular winners at the World Ski Awards, Leo Trippi has again been recognised as a leader in global hospitality. Here Breaking Travel News speaks to Oliver Corkhill, chief executive of the company, to find out more
Breaking Travel News: Congratulations – Leo Trippi has been honoured with the title of World’s Best Ski Travel Agent at the World Ski Awards – how does it feel to have won?
Oliver Corkhill: It’s amazing – to win this again, and for the seventh consecutive year it’s just incredible.
This year has been tough for everyone in tourism and the competition for this award has been fierce.
It’s a real testament to our team and the goodwill and support that Leo Trippi has from clients, owners, operators and other suppliers.
We can’t thank everyone who voted enough.
BTN: This is a title Leo Trippi has held since 2014 – and the launch of World Ski Awards. What is it that attracts voters to the brand and separates you from your competitors?
OC: We’ve got an incredibly loyal client base from all over the world who have supported us year on year.
We really strive to build relationships with clients and wow them with our unique product offerings and market insight.
Leo Trippi has a strong heritage, dating back to 1882, we’ve got offices in key resorts such as St Moritz, Verbier and Zermatt as well as in the UK and Russia – we’ve got amazing industry contacts and supporters.
BTN: How useful are the World Ski Awards trophies when comes to promoting the brand around the globe?
OC: Winning at the World Ski Awards certainly inspires confidence in clients when it comes to booking with us.