Garden City, NY (PRWEB) April 15, 2014
NAPW honors Sahar A. Eissa, Owner and General Manager of Cross Country Tours as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in business. As the largest, most-recognized organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women is a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and nearly 400 Local Chapters.
Cross Country Tours has been a travel industry leader, arranging tours for travelers for more than 20 years. “My company specializes in customized tours to Egypt and beyond,” says owner and manager, Ms. Eissa, whose trips specifically target eco sustainable and women-based tourism.
Born and educated in Cairo, Egypt, Ms. Eissa moved to the United States in 1989. After working in the industry for many years, she decided to open her own business. Among Cross Country Tours' travel offerings are tours for women’s groups designed to foster cultural interaction between a country’s local community and travelers visiting Egypt and Africa and the Middle Eastern countries. Ms. Eissa has always had a passion for learning and experiencing different cultures; she is a firm believer that traveling not only widens people’s horizons but also provides them with true life experiences that shape their prospective. Ms. Eissa received her bachelor's degree in literature and linguistics from Alalsun university in Cairo, Egypt. She is currently involved with the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA), International Eco and Sustainable Tourism Society (IESTC), Association of Promotion of Travel to Africa (APTA) and Educational Travel Society (ETC).
Cross Country Tours leads the field, delivering unmatched tailor-made itineraries, based primarily on needs and interests, unmatched professional, yet personalized services, delivering creative and affordable long-lasting memories, that enrich and intrigue every travel experience
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