Posted in Productivity Risk

Op Ed: Mat Orrego On Approaching And Solving Problems In The Travel Industry, Part 2

A few years ago, Cornerstone Information Systems CEO Mat Orrego wrote the first installment of this editorial. From his perspective, recent events have illustrated some…

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Posted in Methods Reporting Suppliers

Coupa Buys Yapta, Which Was Part-Owned By Concur

Coupa acquired Yapta, the thirteen-year-old hotel and airfare price assurance firm named for “Your Amazing Personal Travel Assistant.” Yapta had raised more than $25 million…

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Posted in Careers Risk

Op Ed: Gabe Rizzi On What Your CEO May Be Looking For From T&E Management

Travel management has many important reasons for being. It touches lots of different departments and leads to varied priorities among organizational leaders. Gabe Rizzi, Travel…

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Posted in Suppliers

Travel Leaders Group Lays Groundwork For A Public Offering

Travel Leaders Group in March announced new jobs for two executives whose expertise befit a company prepping to go public. Sources familiar with the firm’s…

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Posted in Negotiating Policy Reporting

Op Ed: Gabe Rizzi On Reading All The Right Stories From Your Travel Data

There are many lessons to learn by looking through travel program data. The more you dig, the more insights you’ll pick up. Travel Leaders Corporate…

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Posted in Careers Distribution Policy Reporting

Updates: Moscovici To College; Travel And Transport Enhances Agent Tool; Latest On Startups; Travel Leaders Corporate Renews Data Practice

Sometimes the things we write about peter out. Sometimes more developments happen, but they don’t warrant an entirely new article. In other cases, something unexpected…

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Posted in The Company Dime

2015 On The Company Dime

As they work for advantage, clients, suppliers and those in between keep business travel management interesting. Changes to underlying and consumer-facing technology make it a dynamic business function. The…

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