Executive Vice President
Global Client Team
Companies that proactively move to bring all aspects of their overall program under a cohesive, fully integrated system will cut complexity and maximize delivery of the benefits their travelers want most while boosting their organization’s bottom line.
Teri leads the Global Client Team, responsible for optimizing overall programs, including consulting and meetings, for many of BCD Travel’s largest global customers. These companies confront an expansive array of program management challenges and benefit from the lessons of Teri’s more than 35 years in the travel industry. Over this time, she has built a reputation for improving even the most mature and complex of programs. She brings exceptional skills for accelerating, innovating and aligning global programs at scale.
Teri previously served as Senior Vice President, Global Client Management, overseeing a portfolio of global customers based in the Americas, including those in the life sciences, banking, entertainment, technology, manufacturing and retail sectors. In that role, she led large operations and service centers, building client relationships, retaining and expanding client business and leading global teams.
She entered the travel industry in 1982 as an employee with her family’s agency, Swanson Travel. From the beginning of her tenure at BCD Travel, she has played a key role in creating a culture of innovation, starting with her contributions to the acquisition of the mid-office technology company Travel Technologies Group by BCD legacy company WorldTravel Partners. Teri is a committed volunteer and financial supporter for multiple charities. She loves spending time with family, vacationing near water and mountains and attending live concerts of all music genres.