Kompas is one of the most prominent international travel corporations in the world, maintaining excellent tradition of a former Kompas Coach and Tourist Company, founded in 1951. In 1991 the company was transformed into a shareholding company, of which the majority owner has been, since July 2006, Adriatica.net Group. The rest are small shareholders.
Kompas International Travel Group consists of 19 companies, 6 representative offices, 1 GSA and 1 franchise office, located in the heart of the most interesting markets and destinations in the world. Kompas International Travel Network consists of more than 50 offices worldwide. A part of our international travel network is MOA, the Mediterranean Operators Association, specialized in destination management services in the leading Mediterranean destinations. Kompas is a member of Adriatica.net group.
The capital and the real value of our company are 480 highly qualified, experienced and dedicated professionals. In the high season this figure rises to well over 800 employees.
We are specialists in inbound and outbound travel in Central & Eastern Europe and also other European countries. Our main inbound markets are Croatia, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Germany and France. Our main outbound markets are Germany, Slovenia, Great Britain, Benelux, Italy, USA, Scandinavia and France. Our main activities comprise wholesaling and servicing of package holidays and package tours as well as the organization of congresses, meetings, incentives and special events. We are also one of the leading European distributors of travel related components through e-distribution channels.
Kompas is an international tour operator and travel agent that generates and integrates travel services on international travel markets. Our business activities utilise the latest IT and e-business solutions and they are based on knowledge, know-how and the search for niche markets. Our aim is to become one of the leading incoming agents and suppliers of the capacities in Europe. In order to achieve this goal, we constantly invest into our employees, European network and new technologies. In Slovenia the company aims to maintain its dominant market share as a tour operator and travel agency (30-40 %) and in Croatia as the leading DMC.
In 2007 the total turnover of all Kompas companies was over 222 mil €. About 21% of our turnover comes from the touroperating, 17% from retail, 11% from wholesaling of land packages and 51% from handling incoming arrangements. The number of our customers is permanently growing. In 2007 we were proud to handle over 1,4 mil passengers, 734.523 in outgoing and 685.474 in incoming activities.