The travel agents at ULTIMATE VACATIONS have extensive experience with All Inclusive Resorts in the Caribbean & Mexico; plus Hawaii, specialty Cruises & Europe. Meet our staff and read our bio's. We have vacation planners in the Kansas City, St. Louis, Omaha, and Huntsville, AL areas


ULTIMATE VACATIONS specializes in Vacations! Especially All-Inclusive Vacations, Honeymoons, Anniversaries and Destination Weddings. We also have expert associates to assist with cruises and organized tours, i.e. Europe and Alaska. Founded in 2002 we are proud of the many awards and accolades we have received.

As a family owned organization we are able to deliver a higher degree of personalized service. Being based in the metro Kansas City area and with expert associates in St Louis, Omaha and Alabama, we have the flexibility to provide our high level of personalized service to a large number of appreciative clients. Of course thanks to our web site, YouTube video's, and Blogs we share our expertise with clients all over the United States.

We have been highly successful for 17 years competing with both local travel agencies and mega online companies thanks to our passionate pursuit of continuous education, constant inspections of resorts and destinations and by aligning ourselves closely with the highest caliber of partners and suppliers.

Our staff constantly inspects and re-inspects well respected adult-only and family focused All-Inclusive resorts throughout the Caribbean, Mexico and Hawaii. We know the products we recommend to you intimately and we based our customized recommendations on your specific requirements and our first hand knowledge.

Due to our large volume and trusted relationships with key resorts we are able to offer exclusive sales, upgrades, amenities and  benefits to our clients.



Jay French

Founder, Co-owner and President of ULTIMATE VACATIONS. Jay is the travel agent for the Rocket & Teresa Morning Show on Mix 93.3, escorting them and their listeners annually to El Dorado Resorts. You may have seen Jay on the Fox 4 Morning Show as well, advocating the exciting destinations and resorts he visits. His background in Wholesale and Sports Travel gives ULTIMATE VACATIONS the "In" with many preferred resorts. Jay is proud of the passionate team of dedicated Vacation Specialists that represent ULTIMATE VACATIONS.

Justin French

The original ULTIMATE VACATIONS associate, from conception to company launch, through today! Widely recognized as one of the most successful young travel agents by national travel agent publications, Justin's dedication for personal exploration and certifications from Hawaii, New Zealand, China and Europe to the Caribbean's most romantic resorts qualify him as a personal advocate for your Vacation, Honeymoon or Destination Wedding. Justin serves the Home Office as well as the St Louis, MO areas.

Samantha Hamilton

Several years into this profession Samantha has developed into a well seasoned Vacation Expert. As well rounded as any associate, Samantha has assisted clients with spectacular results to French Polynesia, Australia, River Cruises, Destination Weddings, Cruises and of course All-inclusive resorts throughout the Caribbean and Mexico. Samantha's mission is to convince Millennials to trust experts like herself. Samantha works out of our Home Office.

Chuck is a former travel agency owner with decades of experience arranging trips for clients to anywhere imaginable. Chuck is our most experienced River Cruise expert, the fastest growing segment in our industry. He possess vast personal river cruise experience and is well versed in Ocean Cruises and All-Inclusive resorts. Chuck loves assisting new clients from his Omaha, NE office.

Anita's skills and experiences know no boundaries. Villas in Italy, the Far East, Africa, Australia or an All-Inclusive in Mexico - Anita not only books them but she experiences them first hand. And all of them recently. Anita travels the world frequently gaining fresh insights to the world's most exotic locations. Anita resides in Overland Park, KS and works out of her home to accommodate her clients schedules. 

Jennifer brings her passion for everything Disney to ULTIMATE VACATIONS clients. Bring on your requests for Disney World, Disney Cruises, Disneyland, Disney Hawaii Aulani, and Disney Adventures. You will not be disappointed with Jen's knowledge and passion. Jen's knowledge does not stop there. She can help with your family or adult-only vacations. And just ask Jen about Nickelodeon. Jen works out of her Huntsville, AL office.

Allie Bystrom

Allie specializes in Destination Weddings, Honeymoons, Adult-Only and Family Vacations to All-Inclusive resorts throughout Mexico and the Caribbean. Once a year Allie invites clients to join her for a week at a different All-Inclusive destination and resort. Nothing like having a Top Producing Vacation Specialist personally escort you to a luxurious resort. Allie serves clients throughout the Midwest from her Omaha, NE office.

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