Travel Leaders / Destinations Unlimited Announces Two New Staff Members

November 18, 2022 – Cedar Rapids, Iowa – Travel Leaders / Destinations Unlimited announced today the hire of Gabrielle Estel and Leisa Knudson. Estel joins the company as a Vacation Travel Specialist and will be focused on assisting clients with domestic and international vacations while Knudson joins the team as an Account Manager and will be focused on supporting corporate clients with travel management initiatives. The announcement was made by company General Manager, Sandy Cabalka.


“The last several years our industry has suffered impacts from the pandemic as so many industries have so we are very excited to be experiencing growth and are excited to bring on our new colleagues,” Cabalka exclaimed. “Both new team members bring great experience to our company and we look forward to the high level of service they will provide our current and potential clients and travelers,” added Cabalka.


Estel joins the agency after living and traveling extensively abroad throughout Europe and Asia for many years and Knudson brings over 25 years of travel industry experience.



About Travel Leaders / Destinations Unlimited

Travel Leaders / Destinations Unlimited is privately owned and operated with offices in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City, Iowa and is dedicated to helping clients with their travel needs. Founded more than three decades ago, Travel Leaders / Destinations Unlimited assists travelers with corporate travel programs, incentive travel programs, vacations, destination weddings, honeymoons and guided tours. For more information on Travel Leaders / Destinations Unlimited, visit or call (319) 393-1359.