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GTMC Manifesto 2017

10 August 2017

This manifesto sets out four key themes which the GTMC considers especially important.   Ensuring major projects are delivered on time Prioritising business travel in the north enabling work on the move assisting global trade read more

Impaired Vision

10 August 2017

Why some airlines, hotels, rail and car rental suppliers don’t understand the true value of the indirect channel. Despite the growth in travel avoidance technology, such as video conferencing and Skype, business travel is growing. Global air travel will double ... read more

Business Travel: The Next 50 years

23 June 2017

 GTMC’s overseas conference, monte carlo Who said work couldn’t be fun?….If dinner on the beach does not sound appealing to you, Business Travel may not be your industry. Kylie Wright, GTMC Digital Marketer GTMC’s Sunday night welcome dinner for all ... read more

GTMC Road Trip 2017

20 June 2017

Just so you are aware I decided after leaving Monaco on the return leg that if I happened to mention an industry buzz word in this blog, I would commit a pound to charity for each word used. Mark Rodley, GTMC ... read more

Automation in Business Travel: What’s Amiss?

16 January 2017

  Automation has been a buzzword in business travel for a few years now. We have seen the emergence and success of many ideas towards automating various nuances of business travel. From automated travel and expense management systems to self-booking ... read more

GTMC Experience Day in Brussels

3 October 2016

Members of the Accommodation Strategy Group were invited to travel to Brussels with Eurostar to experience the Business Premier service and learn more about the different brands offered by Accor. We met at the Business Premier check-in desk, scanned our ... read more

GET ONBOARD – Deliver great traveller experiences

5 September 2016

Air merchandising refers to the bundling and unbundling of airline products and services. On the one hand it includes individual ancillary products on top of flight bookings, on the other, it’s the bundling of options to create fare packages suited ... read more

GTMC Charity Golf Day 2016

31 August 2016

The sun certainly had his hat on for the third GTMC Charity Golf Day in Aid Of The Eden Dora Trust much to the relief of the 72 golfers who joined Team GTMC bright and early on Friday 5th August ... read more

Delta / GTMC New York Experience June 2016

25 July 2016

I was delighted to accompany a group of GTMC Members along with Nadia Clinton from Delta, Chris Goring from Virgin Atlantic and Gianni Salvadori from Melia hotels to experience the Delta One Business Class product. We met at the Virgin ... read more

Royal Brunei Airlines / GTMC Trip – April 2016

6 June 2016

  I was delighted to be able to join this trip and excited to be visiting a place whose capital city had stuck in my mind from when I first started in travel – Bandar Seri Begawan! I found it ... read more