We are a boutique, family-owned and operated travel consultancy affiliated with Brownell Travel (the oldest travel agency in the US) and Virtuoso, a network of thousands of luxury hotels and tour companies that offer priority VIP services and consideration to our clients. We prefer the title “travel advisor” instead of “travel agent” because we strive to provide personalized, curated experiences for our clients.
Our goal is to give you the best access and experiences possible by becoming experts in your travel style and leveraging our partnerships with experts in the top luxury travel products and destinations around the world.
Angela Valenti, Managing Director
Travel Personality = The Wanderer – Follow Angela on our blog
Angela is our resident luxury hotel specialist. With a keen eye and extensive knowledge of our partners and their various amenity programs, Angela is on the case to find the perfect hotel and program for your needs. She is able to attend to your requests quickly and efficiently. She is always on the lookout for interesting promotions and strives to make the Hotel Reservation Management side of Ourisman Travel quick & enjoyable with a personal touch.
Angela’s attention to detail and desire to be efficient doesn’t just begin and end with Ourisman Travel. She has spent years planning her own family vacations. She brings the same love to her travel clients and their trips that she does for her family, and we wouldn’t have it any other way! Angela’s favorite places to return to are Turks & Caicos and London. Her bucket list trips include Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda and Chile!
Iana Drennan, Sales Leader – Tailored Luxury Specialist
Travel Personality = The Wanderer – Follow Iana on our blog
Iana is our resident Tailored Luxury Specialist. She is an expert at turning your travel dreams into reality, taking your personal goals and preferences and translating that into something tangible with plenty of “wow” moments along the way. Iana is also our resident Wanderlist Specialist. Wanderlist is a new approach to the travel planning process and is aimed at those who want to tackle their travel from an intentional and long term vantage point.
Iana embraces her role as team leader by encouraging, challenging, and supporting each team member so that we are always advancing ourselves to better serve our clients. She is passionate about helping our clients see the world in ways they never thought possible and designing trips that they will remember forever!
Meg Langrehr, Sales Coordinator
Travel Personality = The Adventurer
When you meet Meg, you instantly notice her grounding presence and attention to detail. Her passion for wellness, living vibrantly, and learning from others has allowed her to open her life up beyond what others may see as unattainable in the rush of life, and she is passionate about empowering others to do the same for their lives.
As a Sales Coordinator specializing in Hotel Reservation Management, Meg’s willingness to listen, understand and assist others brings forward a great sense of personability and thoroughness in your booking and travel process.
Outside of work, Meg enjoys teaching and practicing yoga, being outdoors, and anything grounded in fitness and wellness. There aren’t many destinations Meg doesn’t want to explore; some of those at the top of her list include Africa, New Zealand, and Fiji!
David Ourisman, Founder
Travel Personality = The Connector – Follow David on our blog
David knows hotels! He has spent the last decade building Ourisman Travel and developing a vast and deep knowledge-base of luxury hotels around the world. He has pioneered our unique primary focus on luxury hotels with value-added amenities. David frequently shares his insights and expertise on his blog, Travel Horizons and travel forums such as FlyerTalk.
As a Connector, David loves exploring new cultures and finding opportunities for artistic expression; he loves capturing each destination’s distinctive landscapes on camera. After spending ten years tied to his desk looking up hotel rates for 12-hours a day, we are finally setting David free to explore the world! David is taking a back seat to our day-to-day operations, but he will still be very involved in the business. His new focus on his own travel will help us strengthen our hotel relationships, diversify our hotel knowledge, and bring you fresh ideas for where to lay your head around the world!