Partners

GBTA Southern Africa is the first buyer-led Southern Africa business travel and meetings network. GBTA ensures that business travel and meeting professionals with a Southern Africa remit have access to the best education and training, research, bench-marking tools and events through the collective voice of a professional, buyer-led community representing nearly two thousand buyer and supplier subscribers.

GBTA’s strategic marketing partners share the vision of GBTA Southern Africa which is to empower our members through education. This is achieved in a business travel environment operating in a spirit of mutual trust and respect, which is built on a solid foundation of knowledge, facts, shared challenges and practical solutions.

What we offer our Partners:
• A unique environment to network with corporate travel buyers in a relaxed and congenial environment;
• An opportunity to contribute to education within the corporate travel environment; and
• A platform to create an awareness of your brand and business objectives with current and potential clients.

Platinum Partners
winemaker 2013 logo Far more than a charge card, Diners Club is a resource where individuals, businesses of any size and merchants can access an invaluable array of financial tools, privileges and personalized service.
Gold Partners
Controlling operational costs and streamlining administration processes just got a whole lot easier with Virtual Pay, a cardless payment solution at the heart of which is just one single business account. What’s more, your accounts become transaction based, replacing multiple corporate expense and travel and entertainment cards.
Dual_FCR_SIXT First Car Rental is a proudly South African car rental company that has been in business for over 16 years. We have more than 6 000 vehicles in use across South Africa and 51 car rental branches located nationwide, including branches at all major South African airports, business and tourist destinations. We also have an operational presence in Malta, Mauritius, Tanzania and Turkey.

Worldwide, First Car Rental is partnered with SIXT rent a car, one of Europe’s largest car hire companies, to provide international car hire in over 100 countries and 4 500 locations. We pride ourselves on our car hire fleet that comprises of an impressive range of well-maintained vehicles ranging from no-frills models to top-of-the-range luxury cars. Our services also include direct transfers, long-term car rental and wedding car hire.

Our simple 3 step online booking system means customers can book car hire in less than 1 minute!



Peermont Hotels, Casinos and Resorts is an award-winning hospitality and entertainment company which operates 13 properties located across South Africa, Botswana and Malawi. Renowned for its excellence in design, development, management, ownership and operation of multi-faceted hospitality and gaming facilities, guests partake in fine dining, relaxing hotel stays, exciting casino action, live entertainment, soothing spa treatments, efficient conferencing or sporting activities – offered in unique safe and secure, themed settings.

Peermont’s competitive status and industry leading margins are driven by a strong, entrepreneurial management team and capable staffing complement all driven by unique corporate values and a desire to succeed – in an ongoing quest for exceptional service and a guest-centric approach. Peermont respects and harnesses the traditions and support of local communities, in local shareholding  as well as local recruitment, and is the gaming and hospitality industry leader in sustainable corporate social investment and responsibility initiatives.

Peermont continues to garner numerous awards which are only made possible by feedback from guests and delivery by staff – a guarantee of ‘’relaxing stays and exciting times’’ which is the company payoff line.

Industry Partners
 0075(CE_Logos)Final SmartProcurement has a nine-year history as an online communications and media channel, which focuses on the niche segment of Procurement and Supply Management (P&SM) for over 2 500 departments and 15 000 personnel active in the national supply chains of medium to large organisations in the private and public sectors.
  Travel and Meetings Buyer is a daily updated website aimed at South African Corporate Travel Procurement Managers and Meetings Managers. All our content is aimed at these two readers groups, and is generated by authoritative and insightful writers.

For more information contact: Sharon Richards-Lund