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Press Release: January 23, 2020 - Get Away Today Celebrates 30 Years


January 23, 2020


SOUTH OGDEN-- What started as a humble dream in a basement office has since turned into a thriving business celebrating 30 years of making vacations more accessible and affordable to all. As of January 2020, Get Away Today, founded by Chuck and Julie Smith, celebrates three decades of service in the travel industry.

When asked about this amazing accomplishment, co-founder Julie Smith stated, “This is an exciting time for our company. We never dreamed we would become such a large working family. And it’s thanks to our team and our partners that we can offer such wonderful vacations to guests year after year.”

Here’s a look at what Get Away Today has accomplished in the last 30 years:

  • Winner of “Best of State Travel Agency” 2013 - 2019
  • Winner of “Top Workplaces” award, ranked by employees 2014 - 2019
  • Winner of Weber School District’s Community Partner of the Year Award
  • Partner with 67 School District Foundations to support education enrichment programs
  • More than 6 million guests sent on vacation
  • Over $4.5 million donated to children through Vacations = Donations program
  • Female-owned company with 80% female employees


Get Away Today is a family-owned travel agency that offers discount vacations to over 1,900 destinations. They focus on making memories, and going above and beyond with a smile. With a customer focus, you always get the best service from Get Away Today. You can book your own vacation at www.getawaytoday.com or by calling a travel specialist at 855-GET-AWAY.