Director, Operations | Global Business Travel Association
Nancy Tudorache, Director, Operations for GBTA (Global Business Travel Association) in Canada, is responsible for leading the association within the Canadian marketplace, developing Canada among GBTA’s global regional focus, and overseeing the delivery of the association’s full program for membership, events, education, training and advocacy.
Prior to her position with GBTA, Ms. Tudorache spent a combined 12 years with the luxury, boutique SoHo Metropolitan Hotel & Residences, and Metropolitan Hotels Canada, corporate head office in the roles of Director of Sales & Marketing and Regional Director of Sales, based in Toronto. Having a successful dozen-year tenure with Metropolitan Hotels’ collection, she has been responsible for leading the direct sales and marketing efforts across Canada’s key cities of Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto and recent expansion into Ottawa. An active industry advocate, Ms. Tudorache has been a keen supporter and engaged volunteer of the relevant business travel industry associations in Canada for more than 15 years. Having been among the founding members of GBTA Canada’s Leadership Advisory Council and more recently as one of GBTA Canada’s Ambassadors-at-large, she is a recognizable face within the Canadian leadership circles of the travel industry.
Prior to her career within Metropolitan Hotels, Ms. Tudorache’s experiences span from managing a Corporate Travel Agency to direct sales for a Tour Operator, and management positions within a Multi-National Hotel Chain. Within GBTA, she reports directly to Paul Tilstone, Senior Vice President, Global Operations, as Canada remains a region within the scope of Mr. Tilstone’s global direction including the United States, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa and Europe. GBTA is the world’s premier business travel and meetings organization. Collectively, GBTA’s 6,000-plus members manage over $340 billion of global business travel and meetings expenditures annually
Ms. Tudorache currently resides in Burlington, ON with her husband and two children.