- change ups
Activa Travel Buys Division of Witte
GRAND RAPIDS — Activa Travel has acquired Witte Travel’s Business Travel Division company.
Kim Oakes is vice president of Activa Travel, which was established in 1998.
According to a news release, with this acquisition, Activa Travel employs 26 travel professionals and manages more than $34 million in annual travel sales. The transition and relocation of Witte’s former operations was completed in late October and included the Witte book of business travel customers, professional travel staff and operating systems.
Oakes, a manager at Witte Travel for more than 27 years, is joined at Activa Travel by Karin Hagyard, who left Travel Solutions Inc. after 16 years to become Activa Travel’s director of business development.
Activa Travel is located at 2905 Lucerne Drive SE, Suite 100, in Grand Rapids.