November 6, 2020
FCM Travel Solutions is proud to announce it has won the 2020 World Travel Award for North America’s Leading Travel Management Company. The World Travel Awards™, were established in 1993 and serve to acknowledge, reward, and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the global travel and tourism industry. This is the tenth consecutive year FCM has been named North America’s Leading Travel Management Company.
“We are thrilled and extremely grateful for this incredible acknowledgement,” said Billy McDonough, President of FCM Americas. “To be recognized by your peers and your customers in this way once is a great honor; but to win this award every year for an entire decade is truly humbling. We love what we do. We love our customers. To know that what we do matters to people, and that it makes a positive impact that is felt throughout the business travel industry is truly gratifying.”
Highly regarded in the travel sector, the World Travel Awards™ encourage input from industry professionals and consumers around the globe. They are invited to cast their votes for travel brands that they consider to be the very best in the world. The nominee gaining the most votes for an award named as the winner. The Leading Travel Management Company for North America accolade recognizes the commitment to excellence FCM has demonstrated over the past 12 months.
2020 has been an exceptionally challenging year due to the impact of COVID-19 on the global business travel industry, yet FCM proved to be resilient. Despite the lockdown, the TMC won a record amount of new business globally with total projected annual spend (pre-COVID) of $1.4 billion USD. More importantly FCM continued to invest in pro-actively implementing this new business, meaning over 60 new global customers are fully implemented and ready to resume booking business travel as soon as border restrictions and quarantine rules are eased.
FCM dominated the America's categories and was honored this year for the first time ever as Mexico’s Leading Travel Agency. In addition, the company also won Mexico & Central America's Leading Travel Management Company 2020 and South America's Leading Travel Management Company 2020, two major accolades the company has received for nine straight years.
The global winners across all categories will be announced Friday, November 27th. For more information visit WTA today.