The mission of the GBTA Technology Committee is to review, develop, and share relevant information with GBTA Members regarding business travel management technology issues, trends, and developments.

  • Drive collaboration and facilitate networking
  • Create and deliver innovative educational initiatives
  • Uncover technology needs and expectations
  • Support the association’s education forums and chapter seminars
  • Represent the technology voice of GBTA members
  • Share best practices for technology implementation for business travel professionals

Applications to serve on a Committee are accepted year-round and open to any GBTA member. Members serve 2-year terms running from Convention to Convention. Each Committee will be in contact shortly after an application is received. Based on the application, the Committee may either conduct an interview, hold the application or decline the applicant. Committees must maintain a 51% Direct Member and 49% Allied Member ratio. Fill out the committee application form below.

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Leadership

Katie Virtue
Chair
Client Solutions Lead
Festive Road

Mira Rosenzweig
Vice-Chair

Global Travel Manager
Pinterest

Members

Danielle Bilbao
Committee Member

Executive Director, Global Corporate Clients & Strategic Client Events
Accor

Fred Bowen
Committee Member

Sales Director
Amadeus

Suzanne Boyan, GTP
Committee Member

Travel & Meeting Manager
ZS

Felipe Cardona
Committee Member

Head of Travel Operations, Americas
Novartis

Mat Domaradzki
Committee Member

Travel Manager
Darmouth-Hitchock

Helder de Freitas
Committee Member

Technology Manager
Disney

Theresa Gehler
Committee Member

Director Global Travel
Walmart

Alison Guilbeaux-Brown
Committee Member

Director of Customer Success
Prime Numbers Technology

Ron Glickman
Committee Member

VP -North America
Snowfall

Joel Hanson
Committee Member

Advisor
FerskTech

Emilie Kopp
Committee Member

Director, Strategic Partnerships
Deem

Katie Loudon
Committee Member

Senior Manager Global Travel & Expense
Airbnb, Inc.

Steven Mandelbaum
Committee Member

Senior Vice President, Business Solutions
EAB

Chris Martin
Committee Member

SVP, Global Sales and Product Development
Wings Global Travel

Justin Morris
Committee Member

Director of Sales
Traxo

Amy Padgett
Committee Member

Vice President, Travel Marketing Strategy
SAP Concur

Laurie Scott
Committee Member

Corporate Travel Manager
Markel

Brian VanArsdale
Committee Member

CTO/Head of Product
Tripkicks

John Vawter
Committee Member

Corporate Travel Manager
ExxonMobil

Europe Technology Committee

Leadership

Christian Rosenbaum
Chair

Head of Strategic Vendor & Partner Relations
i:FAO Group

Paulina Moeller
Co-Chair

Global Meeting Leader
Ingka Group (IKEA)

Members

Jocelyn Aubry
Committee Member

VP Product Engineering
Egencia

Martin Biermann
Committee Member
VP Product Development
HRS

Annelies Glandor
Committee Member

Experience Programme Manager
Shell

Tauseef Hussain
Committee Member
Director of Data Science and Information Technology
Areka Consulting

Juliette Jackman
Committee Member

Regional Travel Manager – East
Wood.

Adrian Matt
Committee Member

Owner and Managing Director
travelBrain

Ian Spearing
Committee Member

Founder
Travel Evolution Consulting

Sarah Whiting
Committee Member

Channel Solutions Lead
Thrust Carbon

Jane Worrow
Committee Member

Director of Product Marketing
Hotelhub

Matthew Davis
Committee Member

Global Travel Procurement Manager
Nestle

Heinz Leonard Hornsby
Committee Member

Senior Manager travel & travel technology management
Deloitte

Lisa Weimer
Committee Member

Travel & Expense Manager
Allianz Services

Christopher Feuerecker
Committee Member

Global Travel & Fleet Manager
Innomotics GmbH

Stephen Lascelles
Commitee Member
EMEA & APAC Travel Manager
Willis Towers Watson

Adam Kerr
Committee Member

CEO
Tripism