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GBTA Brings Business Travel Drives Business Growth to Capitol Hill

Attendees Heard from Leading Members of Congress.  Alexandria, VA —The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA)—the voice of the global business travel industry— held its 12th annual Legislative Symposium in late June delivering the message to Capitol Hill that business tr...

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University of San Francisco - Student Springs into a Career

Over the past 15 months BABTA has actively engaged in some dialog with professors and students who are part of the Hospitality Program at the University of San Francisco. We have hosted programs featuring topics relevant to their focus with a quest to help introduce our members to what the milliniel...

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Local Membership Spotlight - Peninsula Visa, a Silicon Valley Hometown Original!!

Did you know that BABTA member Tom Hood of Peninsula Visa is part of a Silicon Valley original? It's true, once a start-up they are now a legacy business. You should ask Tom to tell you more about it at the next BABTA meeting. Peninsula Visa has been serving the passport needs of their clients for o...

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2014 GBTA Scholarship Winner Jan Tomlinson, CWT says

My motivation for attending GBTA 2014 was if you’re serious about your career and growing your network, do not miss the crucial information and unparalleled networking opportunities available only at this event.  GBTA has become the Mecca gathering for business travel professionals. The e...

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Meet Our New Member! Cynthia Lopez, Aer Lingus

I have recently relocated to the Bay Area from New York, and it is nice to be back in Northern California, where I am from originally.  Great to see the growth in business and how it continues to expand throughout the bay area. I like to spend free time in the outdoors: hiking, kayaking, and ex...

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