Canadian Corporate Travel Association

The Corporate Travel Industry contributes over 4.2 billion dollars to the Canadian economy. The Canadian Corporate Travel Association (CCTA) was created as a forum for ACTA members who are executives of Canada's largest Travel Management Companies, to pursue areas of common interest and concerns related to the health and sustainability of the Managed Corporate Travel industry.  As the Secretariat of the CCTA, the Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA), is entrusted with facilitating the administrative duties and progressing the priorities for this group of TMC's .

The CCTA acts in an ethical manner to:

  • Actively promote the value of Managed Corporate Travel
  • Take a leadership role in driving progressive change for the industry through collaboration with industry bodies
  • Influence effective, efficient and ethical industry practices

Mandate of CCTA

Types of issues tackled by CCTA

  • Supplier and regulatory issues that impact health/sustainability of industry (excluding supplier negotiations)
  • Issues hindering or opportunities creating demand for Managed Corporate Travel
  • Issues/opportunities impacting relevance and value of Managed Corporate Travel

Priorities

  • Build a strong advisory relationship with senior leaders within the Corporate Travel Supply Chain, inclusive suppliers, regulatory agencies in order to educate and influence on the value of the TMC proposition
  • Promote the CCTA in the Marketplace
  • Promote value of Managed Corporate Travel
  • Educate, promote, and advocate for the value of Travel Management Companies

Members (Board of Directors are in Italics)

TTI Travel (Rocky Rocco, Co-Chair and Board of Directors)
HRG North America (Sherry Scott, Co-Chair and Board of Directors)
American Express Travel (Patrick Doyle, Treasurer and Board of Directors)
MeritBiz (Dirk Baerts, Secretary and Board of Directors)
Travel Edge (Eric Holenka, Board of Directors) 

ACTA (Wendy Paradis, ACTA President)

BCD Travel (Kathy Bedell, Member)
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (Sherry Saunders, Member)
Egencia (Ashley Allott, Member)
Maritime Travel (Gary Gaudry, Member) 
UNIGLOBE The Premiere Travel Group (Cyrus Rustamji, Member)
Vision Travel Solutions (Joel Ostrov, Member)
ASTA/CAC (Honourary Member)
ACTA (Heather Craig-Peddie, Executive Coordinator/ACTA Vice President, Advocacy and Member Relations)