NEW NAME BUT SAME FACES AS TRAVEL PLANNING FOR THE TOKYO OLYMPIC GAMES CONTINUES
Sydney, NSW: Long time official corporate travel supplier Concierge Business Travel has announced it will operate under its parent company brand Reed & Mackay from 1st July 2020. This coincides with the recently extended partnership with the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) which will now run until 30th September 2021 which will see Reed & Mackay becoming a team supplier.
An official Olympic Team supplier since before the Sochi Winter Games in 2013, Concierge Business Travel has managed the travel logistics for multiple games including Rio 2016 which saw over 800 athletes, team officials, and members travel from all corners of the globe to compete. More recently they have delivered the travel arrangements for the 2018 Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea.
“The AOC is pleased to continue a great partnership working with the same people, and we’re delighted to welcome Reed & Mackay to be a part of the Olympic family as an official Team supplier,” said AOC CEO, Matt Carroll.
“Concierge Business Travel has played an important role in the readiness of our Olympic Teams for these past 7 years.
“It’s no easy task coordinating the travel of an entire Olympic Team and officials. I am sure Reed & Mackay will deliver the excellent service we have received from Concierge in the past, ensuring our Olympic Team will arrive in Tokyo next year with nothing left to chance.
David Greenland, Managing Director Australia of Reed & Mackay, said “The Olympics makes us a better organisation and the extension of our partnership is a great endorsement of the service our team has delivered over these past 7 years. I’m very proud of our partnership with the Australian Olympic Committee and am delighted it will continue under the Reed & Mackay brand.”
“Reed & Mackay are no strangers to the Olympic movement having managed, and continuing to manage, the travel needs of both the Finnish and Irish teams”.
About Reed & Mackay: Established 50 years ago, Reed & Mackay is today recognised as a global leader in the travel and event management arena. With wholly owned offices across EMEA, APAC and the US, their global presence is further augmented by Reed & Mackay’s International Partnership in 40 countries. Their brand promise of extraordinary service is delivered through skilled and passionate travel experts combined with by world class proprietary technology across the globe.
Contact: David Greenland
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