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GBTA Collaboratory Highlights
Register Now for Tomorrow’s Collaboratory Webinar:
Technology Mergers and Acquisitions – What this Means to Me?
Thursday, December 10 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM ET
Since COVID-19 hit the corporate travel market like a Mack truck, acquisitions of travel technology companies have accelerated. Rocketrip acquired by Mondee; Capital One acquired Freebird; Chrome River and Certify merged to form Emburse, etc. Seems like each month, another travel technology startup is bought. What’s the strategy behind these purchases? Will this trend continue? Who’s likely next? Join this webinar to listen to leading experts within the travel technology investment space and hear their insights and predictions.
Steve Reynolds, CEO, TRIPBAM
- Ellen Keszler, President & CEO, Clear Sky Associates
- Chris Hemmeter, Managing Director, Thayer Ventures
- Omar Qari, Head of Corporate Strategy and Business Development, Emburse
December 8-14 Collaboratory Webinars Made Possible by ChromeRiver
Global Leadership Professional® (GLP) Program: Leading a Corporate Culture of Innovation
Register Today for This Virtual Course!
This virtual course is designed for business leaders wanting to gain a solid understanding of Building Effective Organizations, Leading Effective Organizations, Reciprocity – Hidden Keys for Building Collaboration & Trust and much more. This three-day course equips leaders from all backgrounds with the skills necessary to accurately assess effectiveness and design for innovation in Leadership.
This GLP® course will fulfill the “Leadership” competency requirement for those pursuing the GLP Designation or their Certificate of Professional Development.
Course dates are December 15, 17, and 18.
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Advanced Principles of Business Travel Management™
Register Now for the Virtual Course Beginning in January
The Advanced Principles of Business Travel Management™ course builds off of the Fundamentals curriculum to aid business travel professionals in increasing their knowledge of the industry while also expanding on their professional skills. This course is designed for travel buyers overseeing a managed business travel program and suppliers offering travel-related products and services.
The core curriculum includes:
- Travel Policy Compliance
- Travel Risk Management
- Data Strategy
- Category Management, Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Relationship Management
Course dates are January 15, January 22, January 29, and February 5.
Senior Sales Manager
The Senior Sales Manager is responsible for development, solicitation, maintenance of accounts in assigned market segments to meet or exceed budgeted goals, and for the management of all aspects of the Sales department in accordance with hotel standards. This position supports two Florida hotels in the portfolio.
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