Hating the Wait: A Corporate Travel CEO's Tips on Navigating TSA Wait Lines

LinkedIn - July 12, 2016 - Wait times at TSA security checkpoints are problematic these days, and managing the system can be difficult. Enrollment in programs such as TSA PreCheck and Global Entry, monitoring wait times with crowd-sourced information, use of airline-specific services and operational changes within the TSA can all work to facilitate a more seamless travel experience. To read more, ... Read More

Shane Chapman, VP Yield Management & Airline Industry Relations to Present at GBTA Convention 2016

For Immediate Release - July 12, 2016 - Following a successful inaugural year, the Global Business Travel Association’s (GBTA) Media Day will take place on Sunday, July 17, at the Colorado Convention Center. GBTA’s Media Day spotlights the latest, breaking travel industry news and trends from various travel management experts and suppliers. The event will include back-to-back topics every 15 ... Read More

Why You Need to Listen to Those You Don’t Agree With

LinkedIn – July 5, 2016 – Living in a democracy means we must listen to, learn from and appropriately debate contrarian viewpoints. Whether it relates to education, business or personal life, remaining open-minded and getting involved with your community can effect positive change. To read more, click here. Read More

Why I Think Anyone Who Believes They Have “Made It” Is in Danger of Failure

LinkedIn - May 12, 2016 – Overconfidence, or thinking that you “know it all,” has killed many successful businesses. No matter how much “success” is achieved, you must constantly learn, grow and evolve. It’s imperative to maintain a healthy perspective and utilize the practice of goal-setting, which places the focus more on the journey and not the destination. To read more, click here. Read More

6 Essential Apps Every Business Traveler Needs

Inc. - May 9, 2016 - For many Road Warriors, their office has become an airplane, a hotel room, a taxi and an airport-anywhere with a data connection/Wi-Fi. Mobile devices have become a traveler's personal assistant, helping her to not only plan and book travel, but change a booking and manage expenses while connecting with colleagues and getting work done. Here are 6 tools that can help ... Read More

Ovation Releases Quarterly Business Travel Analysis

For Immediate Release - May 11, 2016 - Ovation Corporate Travel, the 5th largest travel management agency in the U.S. by volume, according to Business Travel News, has published its Quarterly Business Travel, Financial Services Firm Travel and Law Firm Travel Indexes. Read More

Ovation Publishes 6-Step Overview to Create and Enhance a Corporate Risk Management Plan

For Immediate Release - April 19, 2016 - Ovation Corporate Travel, the 5th largest travel management agency in the U.S. by volume, according to Business Travel News, has published a complimentary, high-level guide to best practices in a travel risk management program. Read More