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CWT announces partnership with Concur Travel

Travel management platform CWT has announced its expanded integration with Concur Travel, an expense, invoice, and travel management solution company. The integration involves a phased roll-out through to the end of the year. Following the launch, CWT clients using Concur Travel will be able to have all hotel content from RoomIt. CWT says clients will be able to access savings as well as additiona...

New report identifies opportunities and constraints to improving sustainability in business travel

Travel management platform CWT and Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) have published a report on how to make business travel more sustainable. The report springs from the GBTA Conference 2019 Munich and involved input from travel management companies (TMCs), hotel, air, car and ancillary services, as well as the corporate buyer community from across Europe. The report, ‘The Big Idea: ...

CWT appoints Chief Product Officer

Travel management platform CWT has announced the appointment of Erica Antony as Chief Product Officer. It is a new role and she will report to Patrick Andersen, US EVP & Chief Strategy and Commerce Officer at CWT. “Erica is an exciting and welcome addition to the CWT team, bringing her successful track record of understanding customer needs and passion for delivering innovative solutions,” sai...

CWT appoints Senior Vice-President for global talent and rewards

Travel management platform CWT has appointed Laura Watterson as Senior Vice-President, Global Talent & Rewards. It is a newly created role and Watterson will provide counsel to senior executives on talent acquisition, as well as compensation and benefits. Watterson will report to Catherine Maguire-Vielle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Human Resources Officer, at CWT. “Laura’s extensive tr...

New appointments signal CWT M&E shift to total meetings management

CWT Meetings & Events, the global M&E division of travel management platform CWT, has set up a specialist team focused on strategic customers within its new global operating model. Kari Wendel (pictured), Global Vice-President, Strategic Customers, CWT M&E, will lead the group, which will provide all services, including Strategic Meetings Management (SMM) and end-to-end meetings and ev...

CWT launches open API-based global travel management platform for China

Global travel management specialist CWT has launched its flagship platform, myCWT, in China.

CWT appoints new VP, Supply Chain Partners

Travel management platform CWT has named Dale Eastlund (pictured) as Vice-President, Supply Chain Partners.

9/10 business travellers have no control over cancellations

According to research by travel management platform CWT, the vast majority of business trip cancellations escape business travellers’ control. Travellers mainly abort their trips because their appointments have been rescheduled (42%), the survey found. Meeting cancellations (13%), weather issues (11%), safety concerns (9%), and flight cancellations or delays (9%) are other external causes. Persona...