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Moving Beyond the Big Three: Why Agency, Payment and Expense Data Isn’t Enough

Tue, Apr 30, 2019 1:01 PM EDT{LOCAL_TZ}

We all know that spend transparency and supplier negotiation strategies are important. With advancements in data and technology, you might be thinking that now is the time to integrate your agency, payment and expense data. But there are many important factors that the “big three” can’t capture. 

Integrating third-party data sources can give you a holistic view while also being a cost-effective business intelligence solution for your program. Join us for this hour-long webinar to learn why the integration of traditional data sources just isn't enough anymore and what you can do about it, simply and effectively, to elevate the returns of your travel program. Register now for this “In the Know” webinar with content developed and sponsored by Advito.    

Key Takeaways:

  • Understand the pitfalls of a limited data strategy
  • Identify additional data sources that can bring a higher level of insight
  • Apply insights to advanced cost control strategies for your program

About the Speakers

April Bridgeman
SVP of BCD Travel
and Managing Director of Advito
April Bridgeman is a longtime road warrior with unmatched passion for the business traveler experience. She has a clear vision for travel-related solutions that blend into today’s mobile and socially connected lifestyles. Bridgeman loves to collaborate with clients to incorporate unique behavior management strategies and newly available intelligence & analytics to drive corporate travel programs across new horizons. As managing director of Advito, she heads BCD Travel’s global consultancy unit, inventing new best practices in corporate travel management. She is known for taking concepts and turning them into reality. Under her guidance, Advito continues to develop new practice areas and deep analytics that vastly increase the value of travel programs.

As senior vice president of BCD Travel, Bridgeman is often tapped to meet with clients for her unique skill set, experience and capacity to innovate managed travel programs. In her previous role as senior vice president of strategic marketing, she led BCD Travel’s product planning, product marketing and emerging technologies teams. She is based in Chicago. 

Claudia Unger
Corporate Travel Research & Intelligence Consultant
and Trainer
Claudia Unger is a corporate training professional who provides customized workshops on work-life balance, long-term career planning, loyalty and motivation. She has extensive experience in the travel industry. Prior to starting her own business, Claudia led the research & intelligence team at BCD Travel, where she produced actionable analysis based on sound research of travel behavior and industry trends. She was charged with identifying ideas that businesses can use to improve their travel programs — whether driven by savings, productivity or recruitment and retention.

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