WHO WE ARE

The Group Travel Academy was established with the sole purpose of providing aspiring group travel professionals with the best possible training, tools, resources, and coaching available to help them get their businesses off the ground and moving toward a highly profitable business.


The Academy is dedicated to the highest standards with group travel planning certificate programs, business fundamentals, hands-on workshops, seminars, webinars and online courses. It’s sister organization, the International Group Travel Agents Association (IGTAA) is a membership organization that provides ongoing support, training and resources for existing leisure group travel planners, including those who have come through the academy.

Tamika C. Carter – Founder & Executive Director

Tamika C. Carter, is an expert in group travel planning. In 2003, Tamika founded On The Go, LLC, a group travel agency that specialized in group travel to the Caribbean, music festivals and sporting events. Tamika's newest venture, Caribbean Mastermind Retreats, is a travel agency that specializes in group travel planning for business coaches, life coaches, and their clients. As a result, Tamika has coordinated group travel for thousands of travelers. Tamika has a passion for entrepreneurship and group travel planning, making this endeavor of helping others reach their entrepreneurial goals through group travel a perfect fit.