June 30, 2023 8:20 pm

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Los Angeles, California (June 30, 2023) — Eli Wagner, a prominent figure in the travel industry, has been recognized as a Rising Star 2023 by leading travel media brand, Travel + Leisure, in collaboration with International Luxury Travel Market (“ILTM”), the premier luxury travel event producer. This esteemed selection acknowledges Eli Wagner's noteworthy expertise and dedication in providing premium experiences to her luxury travelers.

The Rising Stars program, organized by Travel + Leisure's Travel Advisory Board, highlights 20 outstanding advisors who demonstrate great promise as future leaders in the field. Eli Wagner is the founder of Wagner Bespoke Travel, an affiliate of Coastline, has been included in this elite group as a testament to her unwavering commitment to delivering unparalleled travel experiences for her clients while curating and cultivating relationships across the globe.

"In less than a year, Eli has sold multi-millions in luxury travel. Her background as an entertainment lawyer along with her roster of celebrity Hollywood clients and social media influencers makes her a great addition to our travel industry," says Tesa Totengo, Travel+Leisure Advisory Board Member. Totengo highlights Eli Wagner's outstanding achievements as well as her ability to bring a unique perspective and invaluable connections to the travel industry.

As a top advisor with elite brands like Four Seasons, Rosewood and Belmond, Eli ensures her clients are always at the top of the VIP list.

Jacqui Gifford, Editor in Chief of Travel + Leisure, expresses her enthusiasm for the Rising Stars program, "Every year, I look forward to meeting the new class of Rising Stars at ILTM. This is a select group of dynamic, enthusiastic leaders in travel—individuals who are passionate about delivering premium experiences for their clients and are willing to go above and beyond to find what's new and next."

As a Rising Star 2023, Eli Wagner joins a distinguished group of professionals who share a commitment to excellence and an unwavering pursuit of innovation in the travel industry. This recognition underscores her dedication to providing exceptional service and creating unforgettable memories for her clients.

Travel + Leisure is renowned as a top global travel media brand, captivating and inspiring passionate travelers around the world. ILTM is a prestigious collection of invitation-only events around the world that unite leading international buyers and agents with the most luxurious travel experiences available. ILTM Cannes, the highly anticipated end-of-year show, serves as the perfect platform for industry professionals to showcase exciting new itineraries and forge lasting business relationships.
Eli Wagner will be officially honored during an exclusive event hosted by ILTM and Travel + Leisure at ILTM Cannes, France where the industry's finest gather to unveil remarkable travel itineraries and establish enduring business connections. This event promises to be a celebration of talent and an opportunity for Rising Stars to network with esteemed industry leaders.
For more information about Eli Wagner and her Rising Star 2023 recognition, please contact
[admin@wagnertravel.com] or visit [www.wagnertravel.com] [instagram @wagnerbespoke]

About Travel + Leisure:
Travel + Leisure is the preeminent voice for the sophisticated traveler, serving up expert intelligence and the most immersive travel lifestyle content anywhere. Travel + Leisure captures the joy of discovering the cultural pleasures the world has to offer—from art and design to shopping and style to food and drink—and provides compelling reasons to get up and go. Reaching an audience of more than 30 million, the Travel + Leisure media portfolio includes the U.S. flagship magazine, travelandleisure.com, newsletters, the Let's Go Together podcast, the World's Best Awards franchise, an extensive social media presence, and international editions in China, India, Mexico, and Southeast Asia. Launched in 1971, Travel + Leisure is part of the Dotdash Meredith publishing family and is owned by Travel + Leisure Co. (NYSE: TNL).

About ILTM:
ILTM is the premier luxury travel event producer, organizing invitation-only gatherings that bring together leading international buyers and agents with the world's most exquisite travel experiences. Through its exclusive shows and curated networking opportunities, ILTM facilitates business growth and fosters lifelong connections within the luxury travel industry.