Acendas, led by co-presidents Brent Blake and Gary Davis, was founded as All About Travel in 1982. We have achieved significant growth over the last 30 years due to our solid reputation in the travel business. This growth has ranked us as a Top 25 Travel Management Company in the country. Our basic philosophy is to utilize the latest technology and hire the most experienced personnel to provide our clients with unmatched expertise and service.
In 2001 Acendas became a Joint Venture with BCD Travel, the third largest purchaser of corporate travel in the US. Our Joint Venture status with BCD Travel allows our clients to take advantage of BCD’s industry leading technology solutions, proprietary corporate travel discounts, as well as a variety of global resources. BCD Travel is comprised of over 1,300 locations across the U.S. and more than 3,000 offices around the world.
Our strategic recommendations combine thought leadership with cost reduction technologies, intelligent data analysis and traveler health and safety policies to ensure a strong, well-managed travel program. The stability of our ownership, combined with considerable travel industry experience, allows us to successfully execute customized travel solutions for clients around the world.