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 Welcome to the 

Puget Sound Business Travel Association

The Puget Sound Business Travel Association (PSBTA) is the collective voice of business travel management in Western Washington. We provide a forum for the constructive exchange of information, education, and ideas among members. We are dedicated to enhancing the educational and professional advancement of the travel industry and our members.

Our Membership... PSBTA members include 175 Washington business leaders who are responsible for supplying and purchasing travel related services. The annual travel expenditure of these companies exceeds $1.5 billion dollars. Direct members procure or manage business travel services for their corporation. Allied members provide travel services or products to direct members.  


Volunteer Opportunity


We are challenging our membership to provide 10-12 judges! Get involved!

PSBTA has the opportunity to spend a day with some of Washington's best and brightest. DECA is reaching out to PSBTA once again to provide them with the experienced travel professionals to act as judges for this year's crop of exception students interested in succeeding in the business world. 

The event will be held at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue.  The time requirements are 8am - 4pm.  They are looking or 450-500 judges and we want to do our part. 


TESTIMONIAL - Ruth Trail - "My experience last year was a wonderful opportunity. Great experience. Gret to see the students being passionate about WADECA and becoming leaders of the future. 




Upcoming Meetings:

February 2017 Evening Social

February 27, 2017
4:30 PM PST to 7:00 PM PST

Smith Tower
506 Second Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104

Evening Social @ Smith Tower

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March Monthly Lunch

March 27, 2017
11:00 AM PDT to 1:00 PM PDT

Four Seasons
99 Union Street
Seattle, WA 98101

Date Change-Monday, 3/27

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PSBTA is an affiliate of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), whose members represent corporate travel and meetings executives, major corporations and travel suppliers throughout the world.

PSBTA along with the global organization provides our members with information on travel and meetings technology, services, legislation, security, benchmarking and costs that affect the business travel and meetings industry. 


Ben Alexander - Corporate Traveler

Liz Albright - Suite America Corporate Housing

Crystal Bauer - Hotel Andra

Mike Burton - ABODA

Brittney Calabro - Edgewater Hotel

Kristina Cudworth - A PLUS Housing

Kenneth Donlon - AC Hotel Bellevue

Peter Gamez - Two Roads Hospitality

Ken Grant - Kelley-Ross Pharmacy Group

Stan Kachakov - National Corporate Housing

Kenneth Olenick - Wally Park

Sara Satterlee - ZGF Architects

Marita Simpson - Silver Cloud Hotel Stadium

Scott Southern - Aqua Star