Travel and Transport Expands Strategic Initiatives Team – General Manager of Strategic Initiatives Appointed
Travel and Transport is excited to announce that Brian Beard has joined the Travel and Transport team as General Manager of Strategic Initiatives. Brian has been in the industry for over 20 years in technology and leadership positions for some of the world’s most well known global corporations.
Brian previously held positions as a technology specialist for a primary travel industry IT supplier as well as held executive positions in technology leadership at a globally recognized car manufacturer and a leading energy company. Brian’s expertise includes application development, transaction processing, supply chain management, large project implementations, outsourcing, document management, data warehousing and business intelligence such as ecommerce, mobile and emerging technology.
Brian’s strategic partnerships both in the technology field and the travel industry will be a great asset to the Travel and Transport team. “We are very excited to have Brian join Travel and Transport as one of our IT leaders,” said Mike Kubasik, Travel and Transport’s Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer. “Brian is a thought leader in the industry and will help enhance our innovations and product suite. We are very excited to have him run our Big Data efforts.”
About Travel and Transport: Founded in 1946, Travel and Transport, Inc., is one of the largest travel management companies in the U.S. specializing in corporate travel management, vacation travel, and group and meeting travel services. Travel and Transport, a 100% employee-owned company recognized for unparalleled service, integrity and travel industry knowledge, has locations in 39 states and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.
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