AWT Alabama World Travel - Celebrating 43 years in 2014!
2008 - 2014 Selected as Members of Virtuoso - Elite Luxury Travel Specialists
Alabama World Travel was established in 1971 and purchased by Jim & Edna Sadie in 1975. Bill & Liz Sutton, the daughter of Jim & Edna, purchased the company in 1989.
AWT is a Full Service Travel Agency, with two divisions, Alabama World Travel (AWT) and Sutton & Associates. AWT is our travel agency division that is dedicated to designing exceptional travel experiences that create lifelong memories! Sutton & Associates is our meetings and incentive division that ensures our clients consistently experience exceptional results and extraordinary rewards.
AWT has received numerous travel industry awards and recognition, such as:
- 2008 - Accepted as one of the elite Virtuoso Travel Agencies in 2008!
- BEST Travel Agency in Montgomery - Three years in a row by the Montgomery Advertiser
- Named # 1 company in GEM Consortium, among several thousand travel agencies.
- 1993 - Best Small Business in the Montgomery Area by the Montgomery Chamber of Commerce
- 1995 - Won the coveted REVNES award for Best Cruise Show Nationally (from 30,000 agencies)
AWT Alabama World Travel has one of the greatest teams of individuals-many who are certified professionals in the travel industry in several areas. They are comprised of a group of caring, trained professionals who make dreams come true every day for their clients.
AWT Alabama World Travelís President Liz Sutton has served on many travel industry advisory boards including: Royal Caribbean International, Walt Disney Attractions, Radisson Hotels, American Express, Travel Counselor Magazine, & Travel & Leisure Magazine. Mrs. Sutton has also been selected from among 50,000 travel agents to be featured in a National Advertisement Campaign by American Express in 1998 and 1999.
Through the Showcase of Cruises Cruise Show, AWT Alabama World Travel has raised approximately $10,000 for Children Charities.