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Meet Our Team

Meet the professionals at Empress Travel & Cruise...


Ed Plog, CTC

Ed Plog President Playbill TravelPresident

Ed Plog is President and partner in Playbill Travel. Ed joined the company in 1974, and except for 2 years with an airline, has been here ever since.

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Mindy Walts

mindy walts

Personal Travel Planner

Mindy has been a travel counselor since 1990. Her love for the travel business as a career began in college when she lived in London. She has traveled throughout Europe as well as the United States. Her specialties are honeymoons, all-inclusive vacations, and has received an award as top Super Agent from Travel & Leisure Magazine for Caribbean Resorts.

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Kathy Deyoe


Personal Travel Planner/Office Administrator

Kathy, who has been in the travel business for over 22 years, is proud to be a travel counselor.

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