Venue
Virtual

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Organizer GBTA
Date Awarded 8 Mar 2021 10:00am PST (8 months ago)
In your time zone: Mar 8 1pm EST
Region Americas
Details

WINiT by GBTA Virtual Awards Gala
The only group of its kind, WINiT by GBTA is a network driving positive change for the career advancement of women in travel-related industries. WINiT once again will honor the women, men, and organizations who have led the way in promoting this important mission. Our second WINiT by GBTA Virtual Awards Gala – our first staged entirely online – offers you the chance to nominate the true visionaries and leaders within our industry.

The 2021 WINiT by GBTA Virtual Awards Gala is an excellent opportunity to align your brand with the WINiT mission of driving the advancement of women in travel-related industries.

Award winners will be provided with significant opportunities for industry recognition through GBTA and WINiT communications and earn an accolade that can be shared with the industry on LinkedIn, in annual reports, and in general marketing and communications messaging.

Past winners

2019 Past Winners

• PINNACLE AWARDS

FOUNDERS AWARD:
Mick Lee
BNY Melon

OUTSTANDING WOMAN OF THE YEAR:
Alison Taylor
American Airlines

WOMAN OF INFLUENCE:
Traci Mercer
Sabre

MOST INNOVATIVE TRAILBLAZER:
Susan Jacobs
The Hertz Corporation

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT:
Jane Garvey
United Airlines

• INDIVIDUAL AWARDS

BEST MENTOR OR COACH – MALE
VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR:
David Reimer
AmexGBT

BEST MENTOR OR COACH – FEMALE:
Norma Dean
Delta Air Lines

VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR:
Jane Pearsall
BWH Hotel Group

RISING FEMALE LEADERS:
Laura Smith
The Hertz Corporation

• COMPANY ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

CREATING A COMPANY CULTURE FOR WOMEN TO ADVANCE AND SUCCEED
AvisBudget

BEST HR PRACTICES SUPPORTING ALL EMPLOYEES IN THE WORKPLACE
Delta Air Lines

PROMOTION OF A WOMEN-RELATED COMMUNITY SERVICE OR CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY PROJECT
BCD

PROGRESS IN ACHIEVEMENT TOWARD EQUAL PAY
National Corporate Housing

• TOP 40 WOMEN IN TRAVEL

Charlene Leiss
President Corporate Brands, Flight Centre Travel Group USA

Melissa Maher
Senior Vice President, Marketing & Innovation, Expedia Group

Rosemary Maloney
Senior Manager, Global Travel, Tapestry

Karen McGilvray
Senior Vice President & General Manager, Pacific Region, Corporate Travel Management

Alecia McGuire
Area Sales Manager, Enterprise Holdings Inc.

Traci Mercer
Senior Vice President, Global Lodging, Ground & Sea, Sabre

Donna Miller
Vice President, Global Customer Operations, Egencia

Kathy Morgan
Vice President, NDC Solutions, Sabre

Amy Padgett
Director of Supplier Strategy and Marketing, SAP Concur

Krista Pappas
Senior Vice President of Business Development, Lola.com

Vicki Parris
Director of Operations, Southeast Asia and Hong Kong, FCM Travel Solutions

Christina Reichelt
Assistant Director, Global Network Management & Development, World Travel Inc.

Kristen Shovlin
Vice President, Sales Operations and Development, Delta Air Lines

Alison Taylor
Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Distribution, American Airlines

Amy Thiessen
Manager, Global Travel, AEG (Anschutz Entertainment Group)

Veronica Torres
Experience Director, Visit Dallas

Jennifer White
Director, Destination Marketing Canada, Hilton Worldwide

Emma Wilson
Vice President of Marketing, Sabre

Valerie Ann Wilson
Founder, Chairman & CEO, Valerie Wilson Travel

Lily Wilson
Director of Events, Access Boston