Andavo Travel endeavors to make business trips simple. The company provides a range of travel services for professionals, including reservations management, meeting planning, custom itinerary creation, and vacation planning. It also hosts the Virtuoso support network for independent travel agents in the US. Andavo operates through a group of specialized divisions that work together to offer vacation and business travel plans. Clients have included Time Warner , RH , Pixar Animation Studios , and FritoLay . The company was founded in 1982 and purchased by president Brenda Rivers in 1988. In 2008 Andavo merged with Utah-based Christopherson Business Travel, expanding its presence in the western US.