After several successful years of running her own full-service travel agency, Michelle joined forces with the best in the industry and co-founded Cruise Planners in 1994. Nearly 20 years ago with just 5 franchisees in the first training class, Fee knew this was the new way of entrepreneurship. Now Cruise Planners is one of the nation's largest home-based travel franchise organizations named No. 1 Cruise Tour/Travel Agent by Entrepreneur magazine year after year among other notable awards. What's her secret? Fee has vision, passion and no tolerance for sameness. In fact, Fee challenges each of her Home Office teams to always look for something new and innovative to bring to the franchise owners. Fee's drive and commitment are undeniable. Under her leadership, she has created a business that positions franchise owners for success, providing them with unique marketing programs, hands-on training and incredible technology and tools that allows them to conduct business anywhere, anytime.