Valarie Contrino

Owner & President, Contrino Travel, Inc.

Works in Travel Services & Hospitality

Can advise in Developing Partnerships

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Valarie Contrino holds the designation, Certified Travel Associate (CTA), a professional certification recognized by the travel industry. As the owner/President of Contrino Travel, her company acts as a host agency for other Independent Contractors who share her love of travel. Additionally, she serves as an adjunct professor at the College of Staten Island, where she currently teaches a course entitled “How to Start your Home-Based Travel Agency”.

Valarie has also written articles sharing her travel expertise, having been featured in Staten Island Parent, Staten Island Chamber newsletters and on In 2012, she was named one of Travel Agent Central’s Top 25 Agents nationwide.