GBTA foundation, Project ICARUS announce call for nominations for 2015 sustainability outstanding achievement awards

Project ICARUS looking to recognize outstanding achievements in furthering business travel and meetings’ sustainability programs

The GBTA Foundation, the education and research arm of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), and Project ICARUS proudly announce the call for applications and nominations is open for the third annual Outstanding Achievement Awards for Sustainability in business travel and meetings across North America.

The Project ICARUS Global Advisory Board and Sustainability Committee looks to recognize travel buyers, suppliers, intermediaries, individuals and groups who can demonstrate outstanding leadership, innovation and commitment to delivering best in class sustainability programs, product and services across North America.

“The growing awareness of the importance of responsible travel management has driven a significant increase in the number of companies building sustainability principles into their business travel and meetings programs, and we are thrilled to once again recognize those companies and individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to this drive to greater sustainability in our industry,” said Bernard Harrop, head of sustainability Project ICARUS.

Awards will be presented at the GBTA Foundation Annual Gala Dinner 2015 (date to be announced shortly). The closing date for applications is February 27, 2015.

For more information, and details of how to be considered for one of these prestigious awards, visit the Project ICARUS website at

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