We sat down with Elaine Osgood to celebrate Women's History Month and her role as CEO of Atlas Travel & Technology Group that she founded 34 years ago. Atlas Travel is one of the few women-owned travel companies in the world.
"My mom died when I was about 14 years old....as sad as and as difficult as it was, I learned about hard work...responsibilities..."
"I looked into franchises like Jiffy Lube...and by luck I saw Uniglobe and thought - travel is kinda sexy right?....the rest is history"
"Systemic change cannot begin unless these young women are seeing the likeness of themselves in higher positions"
It is so exciting when you get an opportunity to talk to someone who is well recognized, has had longevity in the industry and yet demonstrates such an incredible amount of grace and is very humble. Elaine Osgood is such a person.
We sat down with Elaine to celebrate Women's History Month and her role as CEO of Atlas Travel & Technology Group that she founded 34 years ago. Atlas Travel is one of the few women owned travel companies in the world.
What we uncovered was how she overcame many obstacles and transformed them into opportunities. Today she mentors young women and helps them grow into strong independent minded leaders of tomorrow.
Oh yes and we also discussed some of the latest news in travel.
Hear what Elaine's staff says about her and what a great inspiration she has been for many years in the travel industry.
She received the Business Leader of the Year Award in 2016.