Centrum Travel

300 Earl Grey Drive Suite 12 

Ottawa Ontario K2T 1B8 

Tel (613) 592-4144, Fax (613) 592-4824

Toll Free 1-888-227-1005

Business Hours

Monday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: CLOSED


Carolyn Simpson-Pernari



Carolyn has been in the travel industry for over 25 years. In 2006 Carolyn became President of Centrum Travel and has since developed a very successful corporate division within the company. Carolyn's devotion is to client satisfaction; she will go above and beyond to ensure all of our clients' needs are met.

John Ostris

Manager &

Business Travel Consultant


John has over 25 years' experience working within the travel industry. He began as a leisure agent, but eventually saw his expertise was better suited for the fast pace of the corporate world. His extensive knowledge of international destinations and quick computer skills have proven to be invaluable to his clients.

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Alison Dalgity

Leisure Supervisor &

Senior Leisure Travel Consultant


Alison has been in the travel industry since 1996. She specializes in luxury and high-end travel, whether it be a 5-star resort with an intimate beach setting, sailing down the Danube on a river cruise, or sitting in a jeep viewing wildlife during your own private African safari. Alison has traveled extensively throughout the Caribbean and Europe.

She is a Certified Sandals Specialist.

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Sherri Hickey

Senior Leisure Travel Consultant


Sherri joined the travel industry in 2002. She has traveled extensively throughout the Caribbean, cruising many of the islands aboard a variety of cruise lines. She has also visited Hawaii a number of times, and her firsthand knowledge of the islands has helped many of our clients plan the Hawaiian vacation of their dreams. 

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Bridgid McMahon

Senior Leisure Travel Consultant &

Destination Wedding Specialist


Bridgid is Centrum Travel's group coordinator, specializing in destination wedding groups. Her wealth of knowledge and experience, attention to detail, and calming atmosphere bring comfort to couples, knowing that their wedding plans are in the capable hands of an expert. Bridgid has traveled broadly throughout Europe and the Caribbean.

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Laura Graham

Leisure Travel Consultant


Laura joined our team in 2013 after graduating with honours from Algonquin College's Tourism and Travel program. She has traveled to the UK and Ireland, the Netherlands, Mexico & the Caribbean. She has also done a river cruise on the Danube. She is a certified advocate for accessible and special needs travel.

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Our Arnprior Location

Sandra McMurray

Senior Leisure Travel Consultant


Sandra has been working in the travel industry for 33 years. She has recently travelled to Croatia, Bosnia, China, and Ireland, and has also been to New Zealand and Kenya. She has been on many cruises, including Caribbean and Mediterranean, as well as a Danube river cruise.


She has been to Disney World, Disneyland, and has sailed with Disney Cruise Line several times.

Shelley Potter

Senior Leisure Travel Consultant


Previous owner of the Arnprior location.


Starting in 1996, Shelley has built a customer base who trust her extensive knowledge of Mexico and the Caribbean to book the perfect resort or cruise to fit their needs.

 She is a Certified Sandals Specialist as well as a Group Coordinator for Leisure Travel.

Shelley has travelled to the Mediterranean  on Azamara Cruise Lines.

Her wanderlust for exotic travel has taken her  to Europe, Turkey, Tunisia  and the great pyramids of Egypt, but but she left her heart in Italy! 

Hanan Talabeh

Business Travel Consultant


Hanan joined our team as a corporate travel consultant with 10 years' experience in the travel industry. Hanan has traveled extensively throughout Europe and the Middle East.

Amy Kippen

Leisure Travel Consultant


Amy is new to the travel industry, graduating from Humber College’s Tourism & Travel Services Management program in 2018. She has travelled through the UK, Sweden, Finland, the Caribbean, as well as Eastern Canada and USA. She has a large interest in Asia and plans on expanding her knowledge of that area