Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has been named the 2016 Most Admired Travel Management Company by readers of The Beat, a leading online business travel publication.
The 9th Annual Beat Readers’ Choice Awards are based on the results of a readers’ poll. Readers were asked which company in each of the six supplier segments they “most admire for its policies, management style and service for business clients.” The segments were airline, hotel, car rental, travel management company, tech provider and payment system.
With more than 10,000 subscribers, The Beat readers include corporations, TMCs, airlines, hotels, consultants and industry analysts.
“We are very honored to be recognized for this outstanding achievement by our customers and by industry leaders,” said Patrick Andersen, chief strategy and commerce officer, Carlson Wagonlit Travel. “At CWT, we pride ourselves on having the right products, technology and people to deliver an excellent user experience to our customers and travelers around the globe.”
CWT is a global leader specialized in managing business travel and meetings and events. CWT serves companies, government institutions and non-governmental organizations of all sizes in more than 150 countries and territories. By leveraging both the expertise of its people and leading-edge technology, CWT helps clients derive the greatest value from their travel program in terms of savings, service, security and sustainability. The company is also committed to providing best-in-class service and assistance to travelers. In 2015, sales volume for wholly owned operations and joint ventures totaled US$24.2 billion. As part of its commitment to responsible business, CWT is a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact Ten Principles. For more information about CWT, please visit our global website at www.carlsonwagonlit.com. Follow us on Twitter @CarlsonWagonlit and Linkedin