Home > Asia > Brunei > Zaire
Related topics: Zaire,Europe, Sustainable Meetings
June 12, 2009

New member bolsters HBAA's global presence

HelmsBriscoe is the latest high-profile organisation to join the HBAA.

Intensified demand by corporate travel managers to use hotel booking agents and meeting procurement specialists, coupled with the association’s drive for professionalism through its respected Code of Conduct, has led to the increase demand for membership.
A recognised global player in meeting procurement, HelmsBriscoe spans over 40 countries with a team of over 1,000 associates directly related to meeting procurement. HelmsBriscoe, which places more than $1 billion meetings and events a year, will join over 70 other high-profile meeting specialists dedicated to driving the sector forward.
The HBAA’s buying power for meetings, conferences and accommodation now exceeds £2.1 billion a year, making the association one of the largest representative bodies in the business travel sector. 
“We are delighted that HelmsBriscoe have joined the association,” said HBAA chair Steve Ockerby. “Collectively we will drive policies and procedures that will continue to attract the very best people to work in this exciting sector of the travel industry.”
Commenting on joining the HBAA, Carole McKellar, executive director for HelmsBriscoe UK & Ireland, said: “Our membership is compatible with our commitment to provide ethical and transparent meeting procurement services to our clients. HBAA’s Code of Conduct has set standards in the industry that meet the professional approach taken by HelmsBriscoe Associates, the number of which is expanding rapidly within the UK & Ireland.”

What do you think of this $type?





   IT&CM China  Caribbean Meeting Incentive Travel Exchange      Gulf Incentive, Business Travel & Meetings Exhibition EIBTM IBTM IMEX America  IT&CMA IT&CM China IT&CM India Conventa BTC convene  cventMBTMMA 2013 COCAL 

GLOBAL AGENCY PARTNERS                                                                                           OFFICIAL TRADE SHOW PARTNER FOR THE UK MEETINGS MARKET 

MCI Ovation Euromic