About Us

General meetings are held the second Thursday each month from January through November. The meeting times are varied, so each member can attend meetings that are convenient for their particular schedule. Meeting formats are varied too, from professional speakers to panel discussions to roundtable exchanges.

There’s also Education Summit--an annual seminar that addresses the hottest topics that challenge travel professionals today. Plus, two special events throughout the year in a casual setting inspire camaraderie among members.In most corporations, travel and entertainment is the third largest, controllable expense. By networking among peers and industry partners, GBTA North Central Chaptermembers gain an edge that helps them improve their company’s travel operations, control their bottom line, and achieve their personal and professional goals.

In addition, GBTA North Central Chapter affiliation with the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), provides a forum for the constructive exchange of information and ideas among members on a national level.

Because every GBTA - North Central Chapter member is invited to host meetings, GBTA North Central Chapter gathers throughout the Twin Cities and at outstate locations. Corporate members enjoy inspecting various properties; and industry representatives can showcase their property to prospective clientele.


Who is eligible for membership?

  • Corporate travel and meeting planners
  • Airline representatives
  • Hotel representatives
  • Car rental and limousine representatives
  • Travel management companies
  • Other industry service providers


Active participation with the GBTA North Central Chapter offers:

  • Education
  • Networking among peers and industry partners
  • Industry awareness – changes, trends and new developments
  • Bi-monthly newsletter

Check It Out

Still not convinced? You’re invited to attend a GBTA North Central Chapter meeting for only $75.00. No obligation. Submit an inquiry to us via the CONTACT US form to request more information...