Upcoming Events

Welcome to the North Carolina Business Travel Association!

NCBTA represents the collective voice of North Carolina Business Travel

We offer our diverse group of industry partners a forum for professional development, building strong relationships, and influencing change. This requires us to proactively embrace, enhance, and lead the evolution of the travel environment. We are committed to delivering value for our members and the communities in which they live and work.

NCBTA was founded in Greensboro in 1974.

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2019 NCBTA Board

President Elect

Jack Benton – Hyatt Place Ashveille

Vice President

Amy Heiskell – Concord Hospitality


Jack Brate – The Parking Spot

Direct Board Positions (2)

  • Daksha Patel – Credit Suisse
  • Jessica Farrelly – Bank of America

Allied Board Positions (3)

  • Lena Sanok – Hilton University Place
  • Jessica Helms – Hampton Inn & Suites Southpark
  • Allyson Cross – Christopherson Business Travel


Other current  positions:


Brian Bostic – Enterprise & National Car Rental


Cathy Carpenter – Mooresville CVB

Immediate Past President

Joe Currie - Travel Leaders Corporate


Save the Date for 2019 Events

NCBTA looks to provide you with more value than ever in our 2019 event programming as we will expand upon our meeting dates and locations to accommodate our various members and guests. 

Additionally, we have recently aligned our programs for 2019 to coincide and not conflict with other local travel industry events that you may find of value. 

Please note that some event dates may slightly adjust, however here is what is in the works: 




NCBTA Golf Tournament

Monday May 6th 2019

Talamore Golf Course – Southern Pines, NC

NCBTA Education Day

Friday July 26, 2019

TIAA Charlotte, NC

Asheville Family Weekend 

Friday September 20, 2019

Hyatt Place - Asheville, NC

NCBTA Gala and Education Breakfast 2019 – Great Gatsby Casino Night & Auction

Thursday December 5th & Friday December 6th 2019

Charlotte TBD