FCM Soundbytes

FCM Soundbytes

By FCM Travel Soultions
Managing a business travel program in this age of coronavirus is no doubt challenging. FCM Soundbytes are designed to help unpack the facts, answer your burning questions and provide commentary on the changing regulations affecting travel.

FCM Travel Solutions is an awarded travel management company, spanning more than 100 countries, and a leading business travel partner for large national, multi-national and global corporations.
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Delta Air Lines - preparing for the 'new normal' of air travel

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United Airlines reveals safety protocols and the road ahead
We talk to Jake Cefolia, Senior VP Worldwide Sales at United Airlines about how the airline is tackling the current crisis and some of the steps United is taking to promote traveler health and safety, both in the air and on the ground. Jake also shares their approach to corporate programs and reveals insights into some positive signs on the horizon. Hosted by: Joe Ondrus, Senior Vice President at FCM Travel Solutions.
25:19
May 11, 2020
American Airlines talks safety, flexibility and adaptability
In this episode we speak to Jim Carter, Vice President of Global Sales at American Airlines, about some of the strategies the airline has implemented to reshape their services and tackle the current environment.  Get insights into health and safety protocols at the airport and on board, the flexibility you can expect when managing unused tickets and the humanitarian projects that American Airlines are pioneering to help the fight against COVID-19. Hosted by Joe Ondrus, Senior Vice President at FCM Travel Solutions.
20:44
May 6, 2020
Accor shares COVID-19 response and recovery strategies
In this soundbyte we speak to Meenaz Diamond, Senior VP of Global Sales for North and Central America at Accor. Meenaz shares some insights into how Accor have approached the COVID-19 crisis and how they are partnering with Bureau Veritas to set new standards for health and safety at their properties. We also chat about global recovery trends and advice around forward bookings. Hosted by Jennifer Dzialo, VP Corporate Land Product – Americas.
16:50
May 6, 2020
Delta Air Lines - preparing for the 'new normal' of air travel
In this exclusive interview we are joined by Charlie Schewe, Delta Air Lines Director of Sales, to explore the steps the airline is taking to manage the coronavirus crisis and some of the initiatives that are in the works to help prepare for when the world starts traveling again. Hosted by Joe Ondrus, FCM Senior Vice President, this soundbyte digs into a number of topics including reward programs, corporate contracts and the new Delta Clean initiatives to help you better understand the current environment and gain insights into the future air travel experience.
27:44
April 27, 2020
How Lyft Business is responding to the COVID-19 crisis
In this soundbyte we speak with Kat Marion, Senior Account Executive at Lyft, on the topics of ground transportation and the steps Lyft is taking to ensure the health and safety of their passengers and drivers.  We also cover the options now available to commuters and how Lyft are providing essential services to those that need it. Hosted by Jennifer Dzialo, FCM's VP Corporate Land Product, Americas.
12:05
April 17, 2020
The Impact of COVID-19 on Suppliers and Sourcing from a TMC perspective
The coronavirus crisis has certainly disrupted the business travel landscape. This podcast will help you understand the wide-ranging impact that is being felt from a supplier perspective along with the implications for sourcing activities. If you are involved in managing a business travel program, this podcast will provide key insights into the actions that you should be taking now when it comes to contracting and negotiations.  Hosted by Ben Johnson, FCM Director of Strategic Program Management interviewing Mike Cox, Senior Consultant at 4th Dimension Consulting.
22:43
April 10, 2020