BTN Group hosts inaugural Entertainment Travel Summit


HOLLYWOOD, CA — The BTN Group hosted its inaugural Entertainment Travel Summit at the Loews Hollywood Hotel on March 10. Corporate travel professionals in the entertainment industry attended this one-day, buyer-focused conference to enhance their corporate travel and meetings programs through educational sessions and collaboration.

This unique opportunity to create a community of like-minded individuals in the entertainment industry exemplifies BTN’s commitment to educating and uniting corporate travel buyers around the world.

Education sessions featured corporate travel experts speaking on topics, including hotel billing reconciliation obstacles and solutions, benefits and shortcomings of premium and group airline services, duty of care and traveler safety, as well as the use of rental cars, chauffeured transportation and “sharing economy” ground services.

“This was a high energy, well-structured program that hit on critical issues in the Travel Industry specific to the Entertainment Industry,” said Karen Bowser, Vice President of Procurement & Sourcing for FELD Entertainment, who attended the conference.

Key Attendee Feedback:

• 100% rated overall program “above average” or “excellent”

• 100% found the content beneficial to their company’s travel/meetings program

• 100% made new connections with industry peers and/or suppliers

• 100% recommended the conference to industry colleagues or peers

• 100% said they would attend again next year

The conference was supported by travel industry partners American Airlines, EmpireCLS Worldwide Chauffeured Services, Loews Hotels & Resorts and Lyft.