Press releases • Jan 25, 2019 11:01 GMT
CWT, the global travel management company, was awarded the prize for “Best ITAA Corporate Travel Agency” at the Irish Travel Awards last night, which took place in Dublin on 24 January.
Press releases • Jan 15, 2019 14:09 GMT
CWT, the global travel management company, has made several senior appointments to its European customer organization leadership, as it moves to a functional model within EMEA. The new model, which has been successfully trialed in the Nordics, will optimize speed to market and service to clients.
Press releases • Jan 14, 2019 14:22 GMT
CWT Meetings & Events has won a SITE Crystal Award for “Most Impactful Effort Toward Corporate Social Responsibility as Part of an Incentive Program.”
Press releases • Jan 08, 2019 13:54 GMT
Chicago, 8 January 2019: RoomIt by CWT, the global hotel distribution division of Carlson Wagonlit Travel, and SiteMinder, the global hotel guest acquisition platform, today announced a strategic partnership in the corporate travel distribution chain.
CWT/Ambition Research: More Than Three in Four Business Executives Prefer Face-to-Face Meetings Over Virtual Contact
Press releases • Dec 06, 2018 07:01 GMT
According to a survey by CWT and Ambition, more than three quarters (78%) of businesspeople prefer meeting in-person to using technology-enabled communications such as video-conferencing – primarily because meeting face-to-face helps them build more meaningful relationships, read people’s body language and facial expressions, and makes it easier to get their point across and be persuasive.
Press releases • Dec 05, 2018 15:15 GMT
Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the global travel management company, was awarded “World’s Leading Business Travel Agency 2018” and “Europe’s Leading Travel Agency 2018” at the World Travel Awards ceremony, which took place in Lisbon on 1 December. CWT beat a shortlist of eight to take the prize.
Press releases • Dec 04, 2018 13:32 GMT
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), the global travel management company, has appointed Michelle Frymire as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Based in Minneapolis, Michelle will report to Kurt Ekert, President & CEO of CWT and serve as a member of the CWT Executive Leadership Team.
Press releases • Nov 29, 2018 08:03 GMT
CWT Solutions Group, CWT’s consulting division, has built an advanced data model that sifts through large historic travel data sets, as well as public data on commodity prices, macro-economic indicators, weather, and holidays. Those data are analyzed to identify patterns and correlations, generating robust predictions for a company’s future spend.
CWT Expands Mobile Air Bookings; Travelers in Twenty Countries Can Now Book Flights Directly On myCWT™ App
Press releases • Nov 26, 2018 08:05 GMT
Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the global travel management company, has expanded its mobile air booking offering in 20 key markets around the world, giving travelers the option of booking their flights directly on the myCWT™ app.
Press releases • Nov 20, 2018 16:18 GMT
Press releases • Nov 15, 2018 08:01 GMT
Nearly 70 percent of travel buyers say that enforcing policy compliance is among the most challenging aspects of their job, according to new research out today from the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) in partnership with RoomIt by CWT. While travelers may book out-of-policy for preferred properties or amenities, there is also a large gap in traveler knowledge of company policy.
Press releases • Nov 13, 2018 07:57 GMT
Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the global travel management company, has launched CWT AnswerIQ, a next-generation data insight, reporting and visualization tool that works like a personalized search engine that knows everything about the client’s travel program.
Press releases • Nov 07, 2018 13:00 GMT
Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the global travel management company, has appointed Courtney Mattson as its new Treasurer. Mattson will be based in CWT’s headquarters in Minneapolis, reporting to Brad Hall, CWT’s Chief Financial Officer, and will serve as a member of CWT’s Finance Leadership Team.
Press releases • Nov 05, 2018 08:10 GMT
According to research commissioned by CWT, the global travel management company, four in ten business travelers admit to using corporate cards for personal purchases – 46% of American and European travelers, and 38% of travelers in Asia Pacific.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel appoints Derek Sharp as Managing Director of its global meetings and events business
Press releases • Oct 30, 2018 14:47 GMT
Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the global travel management company, has appointed Derek Sharp as Managing Director of CWT Meetings & Events. Effective 1 November, 2018, Derek will be based in London, report to Kelly Kuhn, Chief Customer Officer of CWT and serve as a member of CWT’s Customer Organization Leadership Team.
CWT’s Airport Index Identifies Singapore’s Changi as the Top Airport for Australian Business Travelers
Press releases • Oct 09, 2018 05:36 GMT
Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport ranked the best airport in Australia, scoring high marks for traveler comfort and transport links to the city center
Press releases • Sep 26, 2018 07:05 GMT
Meetings and events’ demand will grow between 5-10% in 2019, and the average size of meetings will rise in nearly every region, according to the 2019 Meetings & Events Future Trends report, published today by CWT Meetings & Events, a division of global travel management company Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT).
CWT Meetings & Events research: London to remain top EMEA destination for corporate meetings and events in 2019
Press releases • Sep 24, 2018 07:06 GMT
CWT Meetings & Events, a division of global travel management company Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), today unveiled its predictions for the top ten cities in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) in M&E. The ranking is based on proprietary and industry data in CWT’s 2019 Meetings & Events Future Trends report, to be published later this week.
Press releases • Sep 20, 2018 01:45 GMT
CWT Meetings & Events has appointed Michelle Sargent as Director & Commercial Leader, Australia and New Zealand. Heather Lawson joins as National Operations Manager, and Ben Ogden as Senior Event Manager for the market.
CWT Meetings & Events research: Las Vegas tops ranking for North America corporate meetings and events in 2019
Press releases • Sep 19, 2018 15:09 GMT
CWT Meetings & Events, a division of global travel management company Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), today unveiled its predictions for the top ten North American cities. The ranking is based on proprietary and industry data in CWT’s 2019 Meetings & Events Future Trends report, to be published next week.