ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), the voice of the global business travel industry, congratulates past GBTA Convention keynote speaker former President George W. Bush on today's opening of the George W. Bush Presidential Library today in Dallas, Texas. The following statement can be attributed to GBTA Executive Director and COO, Michael W. McCormick.
"GBTA congratulates former President George W. Bush on the opening of his new presidential library today. We were moved by the gathering of this prestigious group including all the former U.S. Presidents, First Ladies as well as President Obama. It is reaffirming to know that we can reflect, honor and celebrate in a true bipartisan fashion despite our many challenges here in Washington.
GBTA had the honor of having former President George W. Bush, his father, former President George H. W. Bush, and former President Bill Clinton address our membership at past Conventions. We are excited to continue this tradition of excellence in San Diego this year. "
About the Global Business Travel Association The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) is the world's premier business travel and meetings organization. Collectively, GBTA's 5,700-plus members manage over $340 billion of global business travel and meetings expenditures annually. GBTA provides its network of 21,000 business and government travel and meetings managers, as well as travel service providers, with networking events, news, education & professional development, research, and advocacy. For more information, visit gbta.org