All posts tagged "Carlson Wagonlit Travel"

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    Changing Travellers’ Behaviour Can Cut Travel Over-Spend up to 15% – CWT

    Recent research by the CWT Solutions Group found that corporations could reduce travel over-spend by up to 15%...

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    New UK & Ireland Country Director for Carlson Wagonlit Travel

    Johan Wilson, currently head of CWT’s Nordic region, has been appointed Country Director of Carlson Wagonlit Travel UK...

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    Carlson Wagonlit Travel Appoints Kurt Ekert

    Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has announced that Kurt Ekert is replacing Douglas Anderson as President and Chief...

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    Bláithín Could Win €1,000 – and So Could YOU!

    Bláithín O’Donnell of Carlson Wagonlit Travel is our July winner in the ITTN Budding Travel Writer competition – and hence receives a €100 One4all voucher, an invitation to the Irish Travel Trade Awards at the DoubleTree by Hilton Dublin on Friday 28th November 2014, and the chance to win the overall prize...

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    Travel Managers Invited to ‘Take the CWT Challenge’ in 2014

    Carlson Wagonlit Travel has released a board-game themed infographic and complementary video inviting travel managers to ‘tick all the boxes’ to discover winning strategies and new ways of maximising their travel programmes.  Click the links on the boxes on the infographic to find out more about how CWT helps travel managers across...

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    Lisa Whelan to Leave CWT

    Lisa Whelan will be moving on from Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) as of next month.  Lisa said: “I am leaving to take up a new opportunity with Car Trawler based in Dublin. I feel that I have led and developed a strong team in Ireland initially as Sales Director and then more...

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    CWT Table Quiz Raises €3,413 for Children’s Hospital

    Carlson Wagonlit Travel’s table quiz at the Hampton Hotel last night raised €3,413.00 to support St John’s Oncology Ward in Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin, with Team Sack Trap winning 1st place with 67/80 points. The two winners of airline tickets, donated by United and Turkish Airlines, were Deirdre O’Sullivan and Lisa...

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    CWT CEO Appointed Chairwoman

    Trudy Rautio, President and Chief Executive of Carlson Wagonlit Travel, has been appointed as Chairwoman of the CWT board of directors. She has been a CWT board member since August 2006 and succeeds Hubert Joly, who resigned from the CWT board on 17th August 2012 to join Best Buys as chief executive.

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    Moderate Inflation Expected Worldwide – CWT Travel Price Forecast

    Carlson Wagonlit Travel has released its 2013 Travel Price Forecast, which indicates that prices in most areas of travel spend are expected to grow modestly around the globe next year, with the most significant inflation expected throughout the Asia Pacific and Latin America regions. The forecast combines a statistical model that uses...

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    CWT and iJet Strengthen Partnership

    Carlson Wagonlit Travel has expanded its safety and security offering to help companies better protect their business travellers, and has strengthened its partnership with iJet International, a leading provider of global intelligence and operational risk management. Developed to manage the complex and changing requirements of corporate duty of care, CWT Safety &...

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    Patrick Andersen to Lead Carlson Wagonlit Travel UK & Ireland

    Carlson Wagonlit Travel has announced that Patrick Andersen has been promoted to Executive Vice President UK & Ireland, Nordics and Eastern Europe, effective 1st February 2012. He replaces Andrew Waller, who was recently promoted to President Europe Middle East & Africa, and Global Partners Network, CWT. Patrick will lead CWT UK &...

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    CWT Appoints Andrew Waller as President Europe, Middle East, Africa and Global Partners Network

    Carlson Wagonlit Travel has appointed Andrew Waller, currently Executive Vice President UK, Ireland and the Mediterranean (Spain, Italy, Egypt, Greece and Morocco) as President CWT Europe, Middle East, Africa and Global Partners Network, effective from 1st January 2012. He succeeds Håkan Ericsson, who is appointed President CWT North America and Latin America....

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    Virgin Atlantic Awards Top Irish Agents

    The importance of the Irish market was reinforced by the presence of Virgin Atlantic Airways’ Chief Commercial Officer, Julie Southern, at the airline’s annual Irish Agents Awards Dinner, held at the Morgan Hotel in Dublin last week. The ever-popular Terry Smith, fresh from his winning performance at the F-Factor event in London,...

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    CWT Acquires Net Tours of Brazil

    Carlson Wagonlit Travel has acquired Net Tour Viagens E Turismo Ltda (Net Tours) through its local Brazilian subsidiary, Wagons Lits Turismo Do Brasil Ltda (CWT Brazil). Net Tours, based in Sao Paulo, Brazil, has provided travel management expertise to corporate travellers since 1995 and has annual sales of more than €124 million....