Supporting the Future of Business Travel Management
With the emergence of business travel management as a key corporate function, business travel in all its forms is responsible for achieving the key objectives of the whole organization - contributing added value to the company while empowering its employees. Issues such as rapidly changing technology, consolidation, mergers, and globalization in the foreground, travel professionals face both looming challenges and exciting opportunities that the industry that is reshaping the industry.
In continued efforts to control enterprise costs and budgets, a heavier emphasis has been placed on business travel and its management. The need to assure traveler service quality, by increasing traveler productivity while keeping an eye toward cost, is now paramount. Managing in this changing culture is critical to the success of corporate travel professionals and the organizations they support. The GBTA Foundation was founded to provide global travel professionals the resources they need to thrive in this environment.
The GBTA Foundation is supported by more than fifty corporate donors, as well as hundreds of individual donors from within the global business travel industry. Corporate donors include travel suppliers, as well as direct member companies, who understand how the mission of the Foundation supports the industry at large.
The GBTA Foundation provides the business travel industry with timely and accurate research, education scholarships, and renowned educational programs.
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To see the success of the Foundation, view Achievement Reports below.