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Who We Are

The design process is like an artist approaching a blank canvas, and every LCT designer is trained to be led by the sole desires of each client. We constantly travel around the world to stay in the know and meet the unique needs of our discerning clientele. We pride ourselves in innovation – meaning no two experiences have or will ever be the same.

Hard-Working

Collaborative

Responsive

Client-Focused

Our Adventure

Laura’s passion began as a little girl, spending hours listening to her grandfather, a renowned aviator & world traveler, tell stories of his many travels.
1990
She further fuels her passion by becoming a travel advisor to large corps, planning customized business and personal trips for CEOs and senior executives.
1997
Laura turns her ambition into reality, launching Luxury Concierge Travel with the singular goal of providing clients completely unique travel experiences.
2016
2019 and beyond
We offer expertly planned itineraries for everything from individual corporate travel incentives and events to unique honeymoons and custom family trips.
The Beginning
Laura lands a job as a leisure travel consultant, even then knowing in her gut that curating one-of-a-kind travel experiences was her ultimate career goal.
1994
Laura opens her first storefront travel agency, where she learned the need for white-glove, tailored travel services beyond what the internet could offer.
2011
LCT partners with Xceleration, an incentive-driven solutions company, to create cutting-edge travel reward programs for large International corporations.

Our Partnership with Xceleration

Luxury Concierge Travel is owned and operated by Xceleration, a company focused on driving positive results within corporations through inspirational rewards and incentive programs.

Together they work hand in hand to motivate and empower individuals using their robust technology, expertise in the corporate world, and skilled team of travel professionals. As they continue to promote successful business results, the ever-expanding program has quickly grown to incorporate many large International companies.

 

Our Dedicated Team

DIRECTOR OF TRAVEL DESIGN, LUXURY LIFESTYLE & TRAVEL DESIGN SPECIALIST, CTIE

Laura Hildenbrandt

October 30, 1971 – February 4, 2019
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MANAGER OF TRAVEL DESIGN, LUXURY TRAVEL DESIGN SPECIALIST

Jodie Wert

Whether she’s roaming the outdoors or being immersed in the culture of a new city, Jodie loves to explore!  Her favorite destinations usually involve beautiful white sand beaches or snow-capped mountains. Hawaii, Australia and Jasper, Canada are some of her most recent favorites! As the Manager of Travel Design, she works hard to make sure her clients are delighted with their experiences every time. When she isn’t designing the perfect itinerary, you’ll find Jodie enjoying time with her family and friends, baking gluten free goodies or walking on the beach.

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TRAVEL OPERATIONS MANAGER

Jill Dore

Jill loves to travel anywhere she hasn’t already been, and enjoys the adventure that comes with a new destination! A vital part of LCT, she ensures every team member is properly supported and each client enjoys a seamless process from beginning to end. Jill utilizes her leadership skills and passion for

excellence to provide outstanding customer service. When she isn’t making everybody else’s life easier, you’ll find her immersed in the wonders of nature reconnecting with her creative side.

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LUXURY TRAVEL DESIGNER

Anna Lauren Meeks

Anna Lauren sources her travel expertise from her wealth of hands on knowledge. With a total of 30 countries and 30+ US states under her belt, she prefers living with locals and being fully immersed in new cultures. Her attention to detail, personable demeanor, and creative outlook fuel her innate superpower of exciting people about their travels! When she isn’t making dreams come true, you’ll find her practicing photography or spending quality time with her baby girl, family, and friends.
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LUXURY TRAVEL DESIGNER

Shannon Johnsen

When Shannon is not preparing luxurious trips for her clients, she enjoys exploring new destinations and adventures in her spare time. Her favorite vacation spot so far has been Honolulu, Hawaii. Honolulu has the perfect combination of relaxation, adventure and good vibes. When she returns, she would love to explore Maui, Kauai and Lanai. As part of the Travel Team, Shannon keeps the flow of the office moving seamlessly with her organizational skills. As an individual, she strives for success with every task she is handed and is constantly looking for a better version of herself.
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LUXURY TRAVEL DESIGNER

Ashlynne Weagraff

Ashlynne’s favorite thing about traveling is trying all of the amazing food that is local to the destination. Her favorite destinations so far have been Prague and Vienna and she loves a quick weekend away visiting a new city. Thanks to her keen eye of detail, Ashlynne is an asset to the research and booking team. She loves watching the trips come together! In her spare time, Ashlynne enjoys water activities like boating, paddle boarding and wake surfing and watching her beloved Boston Red Sox. Where to next? Costa Rica, Ireland, Spain, or Australia
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LUXURY TRAVEL DESIGNER

Mackenzie Pearce

Mackenzie’s eye for detail and ability to review itineraries to ensure perfection is just part of what makes her such a valuable part of our LCT family. A quick learner, Mackenzie loves to approach every day with enthusiasm to take on something new. When she isn’t perfecting travel experiences you can find her relaxing on the beach, catching up with friends over coffee, or hanging out with her two pups! Mackenzie’s favorite destination traveled to thus far would have to be St. Thomas because of the intriguing island culture, cuisine and the perfect blend of relaxing and adventurous activities. She has also traveled up and down the east coast of the United States, jumped to the west coast and is eager to cross the Atlantic to explore Ireland, Italy and Greece.
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