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Ron Silverman
April 16, 2015 - 11:30 AM ET
Swiss private jet service supplier VistaJet this past fall opened its first office in the United States. To lead its U.S. team, VistaJet tapped Ron Silverman, a former executive with competitor NetJets and membership-based private aviation company...
April 15, 2015 - 01:40 PM ET
Delta Air Lines later this year will trim international capacity 3 percent in response to the strengthening U.S. dollar and decreased demand in certain markets that owes to lower oil prices, executives said Wednesday during a first-quarter earnings...
April 14, 2015 - 05:10 PM ET
Citing the effect of "plummeting oil prices," the Global Business Travel Association on Tuesday reduced its forecast for 2015 U.S. business travel spending to $295.7 billion from its previous forecast of $310.2 billion, issued in January.
April 03, 2015 - 01:50 PM ET
Accommodating jet service at Toronto's Billy Bishop Airport, a goal of regional carrier Porter Airlines, would require a runway extension and several other infrastructure enhancements, meaning such service, even if approved, would take several years...
April 01, 2015 - 04:50 PM ET
SkyTeam partners Delta Air Lines and Aeromexico on Tuesday filed with the U.S. Department of Transportation an application seeking antitrust immunity for what the carriers called a $1.5 billion United States-Mexico joint venture, which would allow...
March 18, 2015 - 04:05 PM ET
Philippine Airlines plans to expand its operations in North America, as the carrier this week restarted service to New York after a nearly two-decade absence.
March 05, 2015 - 02:45 PM ET
The three largest U.S. airlines and a handful of airline trade organizations, which are asking the Obama administration to open review of Open Skies agreements with Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, on Thursday released a detailed report citing $42...
March 03, 2015 - 01:50 PM ET
The average daily rate paid by Hogg Robinson Group clients in 2014 declined year over year in most global regions, but the growth in some of the largest cities continues to disrupt regional projections, according to the travel management company’s 2014...
March 02, 2015 - 04:35 PM ET
As hotels enjoy a seller's market with seemingly no end in sight, negotiations for 2015 corporate rates proved as difficult as expected for buyers—even for those wielding the most leverage.
February 27, 2015 - 02:25 PM ET
United Kingdom-based travel management company Business Travel Direct has become the first TMC in Europe to adopt Concur's full range of products, including all client-facing and mid-office tools, as well as open-booking platform TripLink. BTD solutions...
February 27, 2015 - 02:00 PM ET
The average daily hotel rate in January declined year over year in most global regions but increased in the Americas, according to STR Global.
February 26, 2015 - 08:50 PM ET
With more than $14 billion in annual revenue, more than 60,000 employees and an array of products used every day, from car-door handles to soda-can six-pack plastic rings, Illinois Tool Works may be that largest manufacturing company you've never heard...
February 25, 2015 - 03:20 PM ET
Nearly half of employees surveyed in the United Kingdom indicated they manage their expenses using a spreadsheet, according to a report released Tuesday by travel and expense management provider KDS. Automated expense management systems were used by 42...
Carlos Flores
February 23, 2015 - 01:45 PM ET
Sonesta International Hotels Corp. in January named Carlos Flores, a top executive at the company during the past two years, as its new president and CEO, replacing retiring president and CEO Bill Sheehan. Flores steps to the helm of Sonesta at a time...
February 19, 2015 - 03:05 PM ET
Hilton Worldwide and Hyatt Hotels Corp. on Wednesday announced steady fourth-quarter and year-end growth in group and transient travel segments, particularly in the Americas.