Meet the team...
We take pride in who we employ and this page provides you with
details of our staff members' specialised areas including details of where they have
traveled to, so you can gain first hand knowledge and experience when booking your
holiday with us.
Click here to read about where out team have travelled to.
Alan Broad, Managing Director
Alan started his
career working for his Fatherís travel agency along with his brothersí
Michael and Robert and has since established RB Collection as an
award-winning and well respected company not just within the local
community but also nationwide. Amongst Alanís favourite destinations are
the city of Palma in Majorca, Oman and Antigua.
Alan has travelled extensively throughout his career,
most recently on the Venice-Simplon Orient-Express and onboard a River
Cruise in Germany.
Oliver Broad, Director
Alanís youngest son has
travelled to South America, Asia, the Caribbean, USA and Canada, Middle
East and Southern Africa as well as a range of cities and beach resorts
in Europe. His personal recommendation for a once in a lifetime trip
would be the Galapagos Islands. Until recently, Oliver also held the
position as Chairman of AITO Specialist Travel Agents, representing over
120 of the UKís leading independent travel agents.
Oliver recently visited Monaco for the first
time followed by a short break to Sweden to experience the
famous Ice Hotel. Oliver will soon be visiting Whistler in
Canada on a skiing trip.
Nathan joined the company in 2001 and has travelled to
a wide variety of worldwide destinations including Southern and Eastern
Africa, the Middle East, the Caribbean, Asia, the USA and Canada. Nathan
arranged his own honeymoon in Bali, and put the Maldives to the test
with his wife and 1 year old Harry.
More recently, Nathan visited Dubai staying
at the 5* luxurious Jumeirah Zabeel Zaray on The Palm for a
short winter-sun break. He will soon be venturing on his 5th
safari when he travels to Tanzania in March.
Taylor, Specialist Sales & Administration
(Bermuda & Ice Hotel specialist)
With a number
of years of experience within the travel industry Kirsty ensures our
after-sales service is of a very high standard. Kirsty is also very well
travelled having experienced the Caribbean and Mexico, USA & Canada,
Dubai, Swedenís famous Ice Hotel, Turkey, Menorca and Italy.
Kirstyís favourite destination is the island of Bermuda where she has
visited three times. More recently Kirsty has been exploring family
friendly destinations with her daughter and is on hand to ensure our
families are well looked after.
More recently, Kirsty took her 9 year old
daughter on a family orientated work trip to the luxurious
Belmond Villa San Michele just outside of Florence, Italy.
Burton, Senior Travel Consultant
(Worldwide Specialist plus Weddings & Honeymoon expert)
Lisa joined us in 2009 and has visited many of the
destinations that we offer including Mauritius, the Caribbean, New York,
Washington DC and Europe including many of the Greek islands.
destination by far is Thailand, in particular Phuket. Lisa has also visited
Dubai, was one of the first agents in the UK to experience the luxurious
Maharajas Express in India last year and more recently visited the Seychelles
followed by her own wedding on the beautiful island of Skiathos.
Osborne, Travel Consultant
(Worldwide Specialist plus USA expert)
John has been with us since November 2010 and has
previously worked in the Algarve.
One of Johnís favourite places is the USA and he has also
enjoyed cruises in the Caribbean. John has also travelled to Croatia,
Dubai, Gambia and Sri Lanka, visiting a number of properties giving him
first hand knowledge of these destinations.
Johnís latest trips have been to Grenada in the Caribbean
and Canada including Toronto, Niagara Falls and the Blue Mountains. John
also enjoyed a Caribbean cruise to top up on some winter sunshine over
the Christmas break taking in the Bahamas, Puerto Rico, St. Thomas,
Grand Turk and Mexico.
|Carla Heard, Travel
Carla is one of the newest members of the team having
joined us in April 2014. One of Carlaís favourite places is New Zealand
which she visited with her husband as part of their world tour that also
took in Southern and Eastern Africa, Australia, Rarotonga and Thailand.
Amongst others, Carla has also visited Cuba, Jamaica,
Egypt and a number of European destinations including Iceland which she
considers to be personally romantic as she got engaged there! Carla
loves Jersey which she knows very well having visited family there and
more recently visited Vietnam and Cyprus.
|Nuria Segura, Luxury Travel Concierge
Our resident Spanish expert, Nuria enjoyed a summer break
with her family in Central Spain. Although originally from Spain, Nuria
lived in Melbourne, Australia for a number of years.
Nuria had a break in Gran Canaria with her husband,
little boy and girl, the perfect place for some winter sunshine during
our colder months!