TITLE

READERS' LIVES: THIS WEEK

PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);6/18/2010, Vol. 5 Issue 2023, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information about Karen Cioma-Park and Gaynor Davies, directors of a new business enterprise Chester Travel Connection. After losing their jobs due to recession in 2009, they decided to start their own travel agency with their redundancy money. The company was opened in October 2009 with their first booking of a holiday to Thailand.
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52463499

 

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