Touring Delta’s New Safety Protocols

Not content with verifying that travelers were safely being accomodated by our airline partners, Monica Teplis took action to see for herself how well the airlines were doing. Taking along a few management team members plus some client representatives, our Chairman set up a tour with Delta Air Lines to see firsthand the safety protocols…

Working With Quarantines in the United States

Updated August 24, 2020. At the time of the last update only 13 states continued to have statewide quarantine restrictions: Alaska, Connecticut, Hawaii, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Rhode Island and Vermont. Boise and Chicago have citywide restrictions, as do several selected counties. The ever-changing nature of travel…

Does Your Corporate Travel Program Match Your Travelers?

One of the challenges facing corporate travel managers today is keeping up with changing demographics among your firm’s employees. As more millennials take over positions of power within corporations the end result can be a wave of out-of-date assumptions about what’s important to your travelers. But the disconnect between a travel program and the corporate…

A Guide to Lifestyle Hotel Brands for Business Travelers

Last week Hilton announced it was unveiling it’s 18th brand. This makes for the sixth new brand announced by Hilton in the last three years. Dubbed Tempo by Hilton, the “approachable lifestyle brand” is targeted at the “modern achiever.” Heavy-duty marketing lingo to be sure, but in an interview with Skift, the chain’s Senior Vice…