Who Speaks For You? (And What Are They Saying?)

Many groups advocate for a wide range of travel issues. Some relate to corporate travel, but who speaks specifically for the corporate travel industry?

Sixty attendees to the Association of Corporate Travel Executives' New York event this week answered that question as part of an informal poll. They mentioned ACTE, Airlines for America, the American Society of Travel Agents, the Business Travel Coalition, the U.S. Travel Association and a few of their own organizations. Airline reps pointed to their companies' active government affairs departments. Some said no group really represents the industry voice. By a wide margin, the most . . .

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Author: David Jonas

David Jonas in 2006 co-founded business media firm ProMedia.travel after ten years as a journalist with Business Travel News. David rejoined BTN in 2010 as executive editor when its parent company acquired ProMedia, and in 2014 co-created The Company Dime. David has a bachelor's degree in communications from Cornell University.