Gtmc News

GTMC 2013 2Q review published

GTMC 2013 2Q review published

5th Sep 2013 Press Release Organisations & Operators

The Guild of Travel Management Companies (GTMC), the UK’s leading professional industry body representing travel management companies, has published its second Quarterly Review of 2013, showing that business travel does drive economic growth with exports to non-EU markets up as a result of increased business travel.

GTMC reacts to Airports Commission Summary

GTMC reacts to Airports Commission Summary

12th Aug 2013 Press Release Airline News Organisations & Operators

The GTMC, the most influential travel management business community in the UK, has reacted to the publication of the summary of submissions received by the Airports Commission on the subject of making the best use of existing capacity in the South East, by reaffirming its position on short term capacity increase as soon as possible.

GTMC puts its weight behind new APD campaign

GTMC puts its weight behind new APD campaign

25th Jun 2013 Press Release Organisations & Operators

The GTMC, the UK’s leading professional industry body representing travel management companies, has put its weight behind a new business focused ‘A Fair Tax on Flying’ campaign launched this week. The campaign is designed to ensure Air Passenger Duty (APD) remains high profile as a damaging tax to exports and to put pressure on the government to recognise the damage being caused to British businesses by this aviation tax and take action to rectify.

Southall Travel’s Applehouse Travel latest GTMC member

Southall Travel’s Applehouse Travel latest GTMC member

16th May 2013 Press Release Organisations & Operators

The GTMC, the UK’s leading professional industry body representing travel management companies, has welcomed Applehouse Travel as its fourth new member this year. Applehouse Travel, the corporate travel division of the highly successful Southall Travel Group, was launched in 2008 to provide a comprehensive range of travel management services to a wide range of business travel customers.

Gatwick Airport joins GTMC

Gatwick Airport joins GTMC

The GTMC, the UK’s leading professional industry body representing travel management companies, has welcomed London Gatwick Airport as its first airport partner, reinforcing the airport’s commitment to the corporate travel market. London Gatwick Airport is the UK’s second largest airport and the busiest single-runway airport in the world.

GTMC Conference programme announced

GTMC Conference programme announced

21st Apr 2013 Press Release Travel Events News Organisations & Operators

The GTMC, the UK’s leading professional industry body representing travel management companies, has released details of the programme for its conference entitled ‘Are We Ready’, being held at the Arts Hotel in Barcelona 26 – 28 April, 2013.  The impressive line-up of speakers is drawn almost entirely from outside the travel industry.

Hotelrez announced as latest GTMC partner

Hotelrez announced as latest GTMC partner

17th Apr 2013 Press Release Hotel News Organisations & Operators

The GTMC, the UK’s leading professional industry body representing travel management companies, has welcomed global hotel representation company HotelREZ as a partner.  The company provides hotel GDS distribution and internet distribution, revenue, sales and marketing support to over 1,000 independent hotels and small groups of hotels.

GTMC new member: Uniglobe top flight travel

GTMC new member: Uniglobe top flight travel

16th Apr 2013 Press Release Organisations & Operators

The GTMC has announced that Uniglobe member Top Flight Travel has become the thirty - eighth member of the organisation.  The announcement comes only days after Meon Valley Business Travel signed up for membership to the UK’s leading professional industry body representing travel management companies.

Jim Fitzpatrick announced as GTMC AGM speaker

Jim Fitzpatrick announced as GTMC AGM speaker

9th Jan 2013 Press Release Travel Events News

The GTMC, the UK’s leading professional industry body representing travel management companies, has announced that the Shadow Minister of Transport, Jim Fitzpatrick MP, will be the guest speaker at the prestigious lunch following the organisation’s AGM.

Former Virgin manager to head up GMTC

Former Virgin manager to head up GMTC

5th Oct 2012 Airline News

Virgin Atlantic’s sales general manager Paul Wait has been appointed as the new chief executive of The Guild of Travel Management Companies (GMTC). Wait, who worked for Virgin Atlantic for 13 years, will take up his new role at the GTMC in January 2013.