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2018 March Chapter Meeting - Lunch Meeting

March 14, 2018
11:00 AM to 2:30 PM
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Madison Concourse Hotel
1 West Dayton Street
Madison WI

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Welcome to the GBTA March 2018 Chapter Meeting



 Meeting Topic

"Seven Disruptive technologies that could make Travel Management Companies Dinosaurs in three years (or less)"

  • Applicable to all companies that will be impacted by the new disruptive technologies we all face

  • This presetnation is dynamic and lays out a road map of how and when technology will dramatically effect travel management programs everywhere.


Keynote Speaker:  Steve Glen is the Chairman of the Board and CEO for Executive Travel, Inc.




Steve Glenn

Chairman of the Board and CEO

Executive Travel, Inc.


About Steve Glenn


Steve Glenn founded Executive Travel 31 years ago and was a pioneer of online travel fulfillment, virtual agents and zero online fees. Steve Glenn serves as Chairman of the Board and CEO of Executive Travel.


In 2013 Inc. magazine ranked Executive Travel as the fastest growing Travel Management Company in its 32nd annual Inc. Magazine 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. Executive Travel has been honored four times on the Inc. Magazine 500/5000 list.


Steve Glenn was awarded Entrepreneur of the Year by the University of Nebraska – Lincoln College of Business Administration, and Business Owner of the Year by the Lincoln Independent Business Association.


Steve is Past President of the Nebraska N Club – representing all letter winners at the University of Nebraska– Lincoln. Steve was an offensive lineman at UNL under Coach Tom Osborne. Over his career Steve Glenn has served as President, officer or director on over 20 organizations around the State of Nebraska and the nation.


Steve Glenn earned a bachelor’s degree from the UNL College of Business Administration in 1979. Steve is a serial entrepreneur who has started over 40 companies. He and his family currently operate 9 companies ranging from real estate development, international importing, and retail.




11:00 am

  • Registration 


11:30 am - 1:00 pm

  • Lunch Buffet
  • GBTA Wisconsin Business Meeting


1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

  • Guest Speaker, Steve Glenn


2:30 pm- 3:30 pm

  • Direct Member Only Meeting




Sleeping room reservations: Madison Concourse Hotel

Special GBTA-Wisconsin rate $TBD STD King and Queen rooms.  Code - GBTA Conference 



  • TBD



March 2018 Charitable Giving