Travel Counsellors have created its first Irish Gold agents.

Rosemary Chawke from Tipperary and Gail Buckley from Kildare join a group of over 70 Travel Counsellors to have been awarded the group’s Gold status after both earning commissions of more than 79,500 Euros, the target set by the company for the award.

There are now more than 70 Travel Counsellors with Gold status, around 105 of the 740 agents in the UK, Netherlands, ireland and the US.

Rosemary joined Travel Counsellors in 2006 and won the best newcomer award at last year’s conference. She is one of the few Travel Counsellors to achieve Gold status in her first year.

Gail joined the company in 2005 having worked within the travel industry for 12 years.