CT Connections Corporate Travel Managers Team

Our corporate team of travels managers are professional, responsive and solution focused. We recruit consultants that are not only highly experienced, but more importantly, show passion for providing the highest calibre of service, cost management solutions and genuine value to our clients.

Founder

Gary Reichenberg

Gary Reichenberg

Founder

“Our Travel Group’s motto is ‘Every Connection Counts’. This is the very essence behind everything we do, At the heart of “every connection” is our team. We are very clear on our goal which is to deliver a first-class customer experience to each of our stakeholder groups and to add value to our partners – clients, suppliers and colleagues alike at every interaction. The CT Connections Travel Group is committed to delivering Service Excellence, Cost Management and Genuine Value to our partners via our respective brands – Every Journey Counts (Executive Edge Travel), Every Event Counts (Totem Group) and Every Moment Counts (The Departure Lounge).”

Heads of Functions

Chris Rose
Head of Partnership Management

“Providing exceptional travel partnership requires proactive collaboration between all areas of your business. Driving this partnership is CT Connections’ National Partnership Team, providing advice, solutions and recommendations for the continual development and onboarding of what is best for your business.

Our Partnership Team are dedicated to their delivery of what is best for you; an unbiased benchmark of all things travel, while committing to clear and accountable Travel Program Objectives to ensure a guaranteed return on investment.”

Ryan Potts
Head of Customer Experience & Innovation

“With travel being such an emotive industry, we, as travel managers, are constantly driven to offer the most seamless and effective end to end booking process as well as effective pre and post-trip travel analytics. CT Connections is in a unique position with our size, allowing us to be agile enough to implement and innovate rapidly, whilst concurrently having a large, national presence in the Australian market.”

Rosanne Blumberg
Head of Finance

“At our core, we provide service excellence and genuine value to all of our stakeholders, be they clients, suppliers, service providers, or our staff. This drives our daily behaviours, from front of line consultants to managers – everybody is of value, making us the travel manager of choice that we are.”

Richard Wignall
Head of Sales

“CT Connections is a business built by design to provide a unique and tailored corporate travel management solution delivering service excellence, cost management and genuine value via an equal balance of people, process and technology. Our sales team will embark on of initial discovery, we then build a tailored solution and deliver on our promises through an open and transparent relationship built around trust and industry expertise.”

Karen O’Connor
Head of Operations & Partnerships – Totem Group

“Creating and delivering flawless events, memorable conferences and inspiring incentives is what motivates us every day. Our creativity and meticulous attention to detail is applied from incentive program design through to group travel management, enabling us to provide a full service to all our clients.”

Tanya Wick
Head of Sales & Marketing – Totem Group

“Adding value through tailored, end-to-end solutions that help organise, inform and motivate people is what we do best. From once in a lifetime experiences, engaging events to complex logistics, we strive to make every journey count.”

Sarah Jane Mead
Head of People, Culture, Learning and Development

“The CT Connections Travel Group is unashamedly a ‘values based’ business where alignment of our core values underpin what we deliver each of our stakeholder groups – clients, suppliers and staff alike. People and travel are our passion and with the right people we exceed our clients’ travel needs. We foster a workplace culture where our people can do what they love, and love what they do. Our staff make a valuable contribution to our business, and professional development opportunities keep their knowledge current and relevant so that we can continue to provide Service Excellence, Genuine Value and Customer Satisfaction.”

Amanda Forth
National Operations Manager – Client Experience

“We’ve created a culture at CT Connections that allows us to be innovative and enhance our customers experience, so they know they are getting the best service delivered as seamlessly as possible. We build strong professional relationships with our customers on a level that makes everything personalised, ensuring we not only meet their needs but exceed their expectations.”

Melissa Byron
National Operations Manager – Business efficiency

“We are constantly trying to find new and innovative ways to not only make our clients experience more seamless but also our consultants. In order to provide our customers with genuine value our team need to be given the right tools to do so and we are always trying to stay ahead of the game in rolling out new processes and technology to help make them more efficient.”

Nicole McMahon
Head Of Commercial

“We are focused on implementation of strategies that enhances scale and capability across all our brands within the CT Connections Travel Group. We are in a strong position to seamlessly leverage all facets of the business as well as growing our long-lasting relationships with all our suppliers. We ultimately strengthen the value provided to both our customers and partners.”

Sally Bird
Co-Founder, Head of SME Corporate
Executive Edge Travel

“The Executive Edge brand is so well suited to the SME market. We adhere to the old-fashioned values of true, personalised customer service – available 24/7, embracing the utmost professionalism and proficient use of technology across all aspects of corporate travel management.”

Yvonne Verstandig
Co-Founder Head of Leisure
Executive Edge Travel

“Luxury travellers today are seeking a deeper, richer, more authentic cultural travel experience tailored to their personal interests. Executive Edge are experts at curating bespoke itineraries for those sophisticated travellers who have seen it all. Our global network of connections ensure not only premium and unique travel experiences but also added value, complimentary amenities and VIP treatment during every part of the journey.”

Kimberly Rosbe
Marketing & Communications Manager
Executive Edge Travel

“Travel means the promise of exploration and discovery, even enlightenment and the pursuit of change in one’s life. For all these quests, I present the world of travel to our clients through inspiring marketing, editorial, events, public relations, promotions and e-publications.”

Join Our Team

We pride ourselves on attracting the best people that are aligned to our culture and values, who always go that one step further to amaze our clients. We are always on the look-out for passionate, talented and values-aligned individuals to join our growing travel managers team. Apply by filling out the application form.

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