CIBT and Newland Chase – Presenting and Exhibiting at GBTA Chicago

CIBT and Newland Chase will be prominent participants again at the annual Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention, held this year in Chicago August 3 – 7. Eight CIBT and Newland Chase leaders will be attending the week-long event, with four presenting featured educational sessions for attendees. This year’s GBTA Convention will host nearly 7000 attendees representing over 50 countries.

GBTA 2019_teamMembers of our leadership team in attendance will include Steve Diehl, Global Managing Director, Sandi Woznitski, Senior VP of North America, Jason Rogers, VP and Senior Global Immigration Counsel, Rob Moorhouse, Managing Director, Americas and EMEA, Ken Nickel-Lane, Managing Director, Canada, Craig Collins, Senior Director, Account Management, Nan Piao, Director of Global Account Management, and Cassandra Herndon, Senior Immigration Consultant.

Jason Rogers and Sandi Woznitski will be presenting the educational session, International Immigration and Tax Compliance for Business Travelers, alongside Kane Mason, Tax Manager at BDO and Rosemary Maloney, Senior Manager, Travel and Meetings at Tapestry. Scheduled for Tuesday, August 6 at 10:30AM, the session will present practical guidance for travel managers on maintaining compliance and avoiding risks of violating immigration and tax laws for business travelers.

Also scheduled for Tuesday morning (at 9:00AM), Rob Moorhouse and Cassandra Herndon will present United States-Canada Cross-Border Challenges for Business Travelers, with Andrew Merrills, Attorney at Olgletree Deakins. Their session will look at the causes of the surge in entry denials for business travelers crossing the U.S.-Canada border and equip both travelers and travel managers with practical tools for successful border crossings in the current environment.

CIBT will maintain booth #3417 in the Expo throughout the event, where our leaders will be on hand to discuss global business travel concerns with attendees. If you are attending, please stop by and say hello or feel free to schedule an appointment with a member of our team by emailing

With thirty years of experience, CIBT  is the primary service provider to 75% of Fortune 500 companies. CIBT offers a comprehensive suite of services under two primary brands: Newland Chase, focused on global immigration strategy and advisory services for corporations worldwide and CIBTvisas, the market leader for business and other travel visa services for corporate and individual clients.

Newland Chase, a wholly owned subsidiary of CIBT, is the leading global provider of immigration and visa services for corporations and individuals with over 1,700 expert immigration and visa professionals, attorneys and qualified migration consultants located in over 60 offices in 25 countries – providing immigration and business travel support to and from more than 190 countries around the world.