Virginia Business Travel Association

Founded in 1993, VBTA provides an important forum for the exchange of information, education and ideas among its members, who include representatives from local corporations and leading travel industry suppliers. Our emphasis is on working together to better understand new and emerging travel management practices.

VBTA is committed to enhancing the travel profession by sponsoring educational and informational programs for its members, and by providing top-rated speakers to address travel-related issues, concerns and current "hot topic" items.

VBTA is an excellent venue for the sharing of travel-related information and professional expertise, and is an organization focused on perfecting the science of business travel management.

Global Business Travel Association

VBTA is a Chapter of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), whose members represent major corporations and travel suppliers throughout the World. Along with VBTA, the global organization provides members with information on the latest technical and service advantages within the industry, as well as current legislative issues involving travel costs and safety matters affecting business travel.

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May 10th

Lunch & Learn: Financial Planning for a Sound Future

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Please join us as we learn more about Financial Planning for the future with Douglas Dunnevant!

About the Speaker:

Douglas Dunnevant was born and raised in Richmond.  He is a graduate of the University of Richmond and has spent 38 years in the insurance/investment business. 


May 19th

VBTA Bi-Monthly Meeting

3:30pm - 4:30pm

About the Speaker:

John M. Rose

Global Intelligence, Insurance & Risk Expert

John M. Rose possesses 35 years of subject matter experience, 24 of those years as a C-Suite Executive in the Insurance, Assistance, and Intelligence industries. John has
expertise in the following areas:

Travel Insurance
Intelligence/Travel Tracking
Travel Assistance/Travel Risk Management
Emergency Medical Assistance
Security Assistance
Roadside Assistance

Within the lines of business aforementioned, John has had
full executive control in the following areas:

P&L Responsibility
Business Development
Strategic Planning
International Expansion and Management of
Global Offices
Mergers & Acquisitions
Development and Implementation of Global
Business Plans

John, due to his industry knowledge and reputation, has
served on many association boards:

GBTA Risk Committee, Chair
ASTA Corporate Advisory Council, Vice Chair
CBTG Board of Directors
American Express Business Travel Advisory Board


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