2020 Sponsors


ADTRAV Travel Management

DIAMOND SPONSOR. ADTRAV is a privately-owned and self-funded business founded in 1977 in Birmingham, Alabama, to meet demand in the emerging field of business travel. Since its founding, ADTRAV’s dedication to service nonstop has served the company well as it has grown from servicing local accounts to establishing a regional presence, and then finally securing its identity as a national provider in corporate travel management. We are also proud to be the nation’s 2nd largest government travel management provider, but the number we are most proud of is our 99.3% satisfaction rating, which we base on direct feedback from our clients.


BCD Travel

EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT. BCD Travel helps companies make the most of what they spend on travel. For travelers, this means keeping them safe and productive, and equipping them to make good choices on the road. For travel and procurement managers, it means advising them on how to grow the value of their travel program. For executives, we ensure that the travel program supports company objectives. In short, we help our clients travel smart and achieve more. We make this happen in 97 countries with 11,000 creative, committed and experienced people. And it's how we maintain an industry-leading client-retention rate of more than 95%, with 2012 sales of US$21.2 billion.


Enterprise Holdings

COMMUNITY SERVICE SPONSOR and AUCTION SPONSOR! Enterprise Holdings, Inc. provide the most comprehensive transportation solution in the marketplace that includes car rental, vanpooling, car-sharing, fleet management and commercial truck rental. Benefits include discounted corporate rates, award-winning customer service and loyalty program and an unparalleled network of airport and neighborhood locations within 15 miles of 90% of the U.S. population.


Topper Worldwide

Lanyard Sponsor. Topper Worldwide, with headquarters in Atlanta, GA, has grown to become one of the world's premier chauffeured transportation providers. Founded in 1996, Topper remains a family owned and operated business. We pride ourselves on providing a level of service that is unrivaled in the transportation industry. Large enough to accommodate groups for any type of private or corporate events, but small enough to provide the boutique feeling that Topper has become synonymous with.



REGISTRATION SPONSOR. HelmsBriscoe offers an easy alternative to the complexity and expense of planning your next event.  Since 1992 we have helped our clients do more with less. Regardless of how big or small your next event may be, HelmsBriscoe Associates will help you streamline the process and deliver a successful event anywhere in the world.

HelmsBriscoe will research, evaluate, and present the ideal venue for your event based on your specific needs. We send the Request for Proposals, track down the answers, follow-up with the hotels, and manage the entire process on your behalf. At HelmsBriscoe, we elevate the performance and mitigate the risk of your meetings.  Not only will you save valuable time, you will benefit from our purchasing power and industry relationships which often times translates into better availability and pricing.



CORNERSTONE SPONSOR. With an industry-leading global network, Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 328 destinations in 64 countries on six continents. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs nearly 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 700 aircraft.



GeorgiaBTA SupportUnited is focused on being the airline customers want to fly, the airline employees want to work for, and the airline shareholders want to invest in. United is proud to have the world's most comprehensive route network, including U.S. mainland hubs in Chicago, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Newark/New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C. United Airlines and United Express operate approximately 4,600 flights a day to 354 airports across five continents with a fleet of almost 1300 aircraft. In 2017, United and United Express operated more than 1.6 million flights and carried more than 148 million customers. The airline is a founding member of Star Alliance, which provides service to 191 countries via 28 member airlines.  



PLATINUM SPONSOR. Emirates has operated on the basis of open competition for 30 years. Based on that foundation, the airline has grown from two aircraft when it launched in October 1985 to a fleet of over 230 aircraft which operate to more than 140 destinations on six continents.


Travel Incorporated

PLATINUM SPONSOR. Travel Incorporated consults with Travel Executives, Procurement, Security & Risk Management. For more than 35 years, we have proven the value of a managed travel program by providing innovative solutions and personalized strategies. With years of collective experience and a demonstrable history of success, we are a Trusted Travel Advisor.


CTS Systems, Inc.

PLATINUM SPONSOR. A longtime expert in hotel booking, reconciliation & resolution services, CTS has been in business for more than 20 years.

More than 150 clients trust CTS to manage their hotel commissions. We work with many of the top 50 TMCs, as well as smaller firms. Through the years, we have:

  • Recovered more than $70 million in hotel commissions.

  • Developed relationships with 5,000 hotels globally.

  • Managed and collected other commissionable data for our clients, including car, cruise and tour.

Our success is based on the client trust we have built through successful policy compliance, cost reduction, strategic vendor alignment and tailored service platforms in both on-line and off-line environments. 


Southwest Airlines

PLATINUM SPONSOR. Managing business travel shouldn’t be complicated. So, we're making things easier as we evolve. We're expanding our Team of dedicated experts and providing more ways for you to access our fares through GDS, Direct Connect/API, or our free booking platform, SWABIZ®. Travel management with a little more Heart.


North Point Global Transportation

Platinum Sponsor. At North Point Global Transportation Services, we are committed to delivering the best ground transportation experience possible. We’ve been serving the Atlanta area for three decades, and our clients range from business travelers and financial professionals to entertainers and leisure travelers. Through our global network, we can provide the same level of service no matter where you are in the world. Our large fleet of luxury vehicles is perfect for any size group or occasion. We train our staff to be client-focused, willing to do whatever it takes to satisfy our customers.

We love our home in Atlanta. We’ve always known it’s a great place to live, and with more corporate headquarters locating here and a growing film industry, the rest of the country is learning that too. Atlanta’s tremendous growth has only increased traffic on our streets and in our busy airport. That’s why North Point Global Transportation Services made the strategic choice to locate less than five minutes from Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. We are always ready.

Our motto is “Experience the Difference.” Experience courteous and professional chauffeurs. Experience luxurious and comfortable vehicles. Experience service that goes beyond your expectations. Experience North Point Global Transportation Services.

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Qatar Airways

PLATINUM SPONSOR. With more than 160 destinations to choose from, we cater to business travellers, honeymooners, families, adventurers and culture enthusiasts. Dip your toes in tropical seas, or trek through striking mountain ranges; spend time alone or with loved ones. Eat. Dance. Live.

Use our handy travel guide to choose your ideal locale; then book a flight with Qatar Airways. 


Gold Sponsors





Duluth Travel

Duluth Travel