CTM named best-in-class at top industry awards

Leading Australian travel management company Corporate Travel Management (CTM) is on top of the world after winning a host of honours at the industry’s top awards.

The Australian Federation of Travel Agents (AFTA), the official industry body, named CTM as the Best National Travel Management Company at their annual awards night on Saturday 16th July, the 10th time CTM has won the top award,

CTM was also awarded in three other categories including, for the fifth time, Best Business Events Travel Agency for its specialist events division Event Travel Management.

High performing CTM personnel were also rewarded for their achievements, these included executive Andre Moten, Best Travel Agency Manager – Corporate Multi-location, and operations manager Cherie Drummond, Best Agency Manager – Corporate Single-location.

CTM’s CEO Australia and New Zealand, Laura Ruffles said the awards recognised the efforts of CTM’s team in constantly delivering value for customers across the world.

“As we have expanded our operations globally we have remained true to our promise, to deliver superior service, innovative technology and savings to our customers,” Ms Ruffles said.

“I am so proud of this exceptional team, they have been recognised by their peers for raising the industry benchmark and delivering the best solution that met and exceeded customer needs.

“To deliver the best results for our customers we have invested in developing our own, world-class technology and increasing our scale to secure enhanced value in all markets; but ultimately this business comes down to people, and our team have shown they are world-class.

“This recognition is for every member of our team and I thank them for their extraordinary efforts.”

Finalists for the AFTA awards are selected by industry vote, before the winners are selected by an industry judging panel.

Media contact: Nathan Scholz, Cole Lawson Communications (07) 3221-2220

About CTM

CTM is an award-winning provider of innovative and cost-effective travel management solutions to the corporate market. Its proven business strategy combines personalised service-excellence with client-facing technology solutions to deliver a return-on-investment to clients.

Headquartered in Australia, the company employs more than 2,000 FTE staff globally and services clients in 82 cities across 53 countries.