Your Group specialists

Welcome to Group Travel Experiences! We'd like to take this opportunity to Thank You for considering us in planning the Trip of a Lifetime!

At Group Travel Experiences, our dedicated staff with a combination of over 50 years of Travel Experience is here to serve you and your groups' every need. 

Whether it be a customized program including Cultural and Culinary experiences through Italy & The Amalfi Coast or an Aquatic Adventure on one of our Nile River Cruise Vessels, your possibilities with Group Travel Experiences are endless! 


Adam Greis
Group Department Manager

Adam Greis is an American-Born to 2 Egyptian Parents who immigrated to the United States. His love for both countries is what introduced him to the Travel Industry. With a Bachelor of Business Administrations degree in Hospitality and Tourism Industry, Adam gained more knowledge and by joining Central holiday in 2014 he is gaining more experience. Adam is passionate about travel and has firsthand knowledge of destinations in Europe, North and South America, the Middle East, and Africa. Throughout his career, Adam has been dedicated to making the clients dream a reality and looks forward to providing unrivaled service to clients who travel with Central Holidays.

Countries Visited: Egypt, Dubai, Italy, Spain, France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Hungary, Holland, Cuba, Greece, Israel

Favorite Destinations: Egypt (Nile River Cruise) & Danube/Rhine River Cruises 

Languages Spoken: English, Arabic

Nettie Riccardi
Group Department Supervisor

Nettie Riccardi is a bright vivacious Jersey Girl who enjoys summers at "The Shore" and relaxing to the music of Bruce Springstein and Jon Bon Jovi. Italy is Nettie's favorite corner of the world. However, being a culture and adventure enthusiast, she is always on the lookout for new programs and itineraries; seizing every opportunity to explore and learn new destinations. With more than 20 years in Central Holidays Group Department, Nettie serves as the Supervisor. She is renowned for her leadership skills and sales/product knowledge.

Lilianne Dutko
Group Account Executive

Lilianne Dutko hails from Rhode Island, The Ocean State. In 1998, it was not the beautiful beaches at "The Shore" that enticed Lilianne to move to New Jersey, it was meeting the perfect man. Lilianne loves New Jersey but will always consider Rhode Island her home. With more than 30 years in the Travel Industry, Lilianne has had the incredible opportunity in visiting all seven continents, the continent of Africa still tops her list.

Valeria Tuveri
Group Account Executive

Valeria Tuveri love affair with the English language and the American people began when the amiable 17 year old traveled from her home in Italy to Minneapolis, MN, as an exchange student. The bright eyed exchange student returned to her birthplace, to major in English at an Italian University. On a subsequent visit she was bedazzled by New York City, deciding the next time she would stay forever, Valeria knows many languages (Italian, English, French, Spanish), and has travelled throughout Europe, and the US. While working at Central Holidays for the past 11 years, she was able to return to Europe many times. Her love for other cultures, and art, is tremendous. She and her husband, a Sardinian like her, are the proud parents of a 7 year old MVP 2017 Taekwondo athlete.

Ray Reynolds
Group Account Executive (Outside Agent)

Ray Reynolds is our Destination Specialist working and living in Costa Rica. Ray has lived in Costa Rica for 13 years working in the travel industry. He has worked with agents to provide quality service and understands the needs of the Travel Agent. His love for Latin America and its cultures as well as his desire to share his experiences, helps him to provide a truly unique experience for or clients. Ray's trademark phrase has always been, "I want my clients to have more than a vacation, I want them to have a travel EXPERIENCE". As a Destination Specialist in Central America, South America and Cuba, Ray is an expert in customized itineraries for individuals, groups, families and corporate travel.

Countries Visited: Bahamas, Mexico, Cuba, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, Galapagos.

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Susan Schuetze
Group Account Executive (Outside Agent)

We would like to introduce Susan Schuetze, our new destination expert in our Latin American division that covers Central America, South America and Cuba.

Susan brings 10 years experience in the travel business and has traveled to all the countries in Central America and many in South America, including places such as Ecuador and Galapagos Islands, Peru, Brazil, Argentina, Colombia and the Patagonia area of Chile. Having visited Cuba over 10 times allows Susan to make sure your clients have all the information they need for the perfect Cuba visit.

Susan loves the challenge of assisting clients with their needs from multi country itineraries, to weekend getaways, all fully customizable to your clients wishes.


Edriene Marcano
Group Account Executive (Outside Agent)

Edriene has been involved in many facets of the travel Industry for over 25 years. Latin America and Cuba are two of Edriene's areas of expertise. However, she has traveled to over 25 countries and has lived in Europe, North and South America and can assist you with travel to any destination. 

For Edriene, designing a trip is a pleasure because she takes the time to find out what her customers interests and expectations are. Give Edriene a call and let her love of travel, knowledge and experience help you create the trip of a lifetime.

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