The Global Business Travel Association (Global Business Travel Association: formerly the NBTA (National Business Travel Association) and renamed in February 2011. It provides its members (business travel management professionals) with educa...) has released the latest version of its accommodations Request for proposal template.
According to the association, the updated Request for proposal reflects the changing marketplace to include various accommodation solutions that buyers are using and considering for their company’s travel programmes.
The revamped template also includes multi-year pricing, an enhanced safety and security module, new payment methods, elimination of obsolete questions and more length-of-stay options.
The Accommodations RFP is available to download here
Sponsors of the new template include American Express Global Business Travel, BCD Travel, Best Western Hotels & Resorts, Choice Hotels International, Cvent, DER Deutsches Reisebuero, Hilton, HRS, InterContinental Hotels Group, Interstate Hotels & Resorts, RoomIt by CWT, WWStay and Yapta.
The news comes after the GBTA renamed its hotel committees to the Accommodations Committees to reflect a widening range of property types used for business travel.