AZASTA Holiday Open House

Tuesday evening, December 13th, the Arizona ASTA chapter sponsored an Holiday Open House welcoming members of the entire travel industry. The event was held at the home of Chapter Vice President Helen Wirschem, who took delight in sharing her amazing display of holiday lights and decorations.

Thank you, Helen, for your generous hospitality.

Photo Album

The following images are of the evening’s events. To view a larger image, click on the thumbnail.

Helen Wirschem, AZASTA Vice President, welcomes guests to the 2005 AZASTA Holiday Open House. A view of the "Sisters Three" award-winning light display. Javier Beltran of AeroMexico arrives to enjoy the festivities. ASTA National Secretary Mary Louise Seifert and Arizona Chapter President Hope Wallace join the Communities in Schools of Arizona charity staff members and Santa Bear in welcoming guests. Guests enjoy the bountiful variety of snacks and treats. AZASTA board members Mark Torpey of M.H. Ross Travel Insurance and Pat Fulton of Departures Cruz 'n Tours discuss industry events and experiences with AeroMexico's Javier Beltran. Holiday decorations adorn every available inch of the Wirschem home. Holiday decorations adorn every available inch of the Wirschem home. The deserts were plentiful enough to warrant their own separate room. Guests enjoy the available refreshments. Thelma Finger and Bruce Iacobelli talk about old times. Kathleen and Vito Severino express their gratitude to our hostess Helen Wirschem.