GBTA Ladders

A unique mentoring and professional development experience, Ladders leverages collective talents to empower emerging industry leaders to connect and expand their careers through mentorship, education and collaboration.

Each year GBTA Ladders looks for the best and the brightest in the travel industry to join our ever-growing family of GBTA Ladders Mentees. We look for professionals with the highest merits and qualifications, such as individuals in fast-track executive management or similar management programs within their companies.

Team Based Mentoring

Join with the best and brightest to tackle the issues and challenges facing the business travel industry

Network Building

Connect with industry leaders acting as mentors to build skills, knowledge and community

Professional Development

Gather with experts supporting the Ladders community at virtual or in-person events that rethink the future of the business travel industry

Driving Change

Team-developed presentations aligned with the season’s topic compete for top honors and influence new Foundation initiatives.


Ladders Summit


Current Season


Ladders Past Seasons




Corporate Support

Get in Touch

Are you interested in joining Ladders? Email us at, and our recruitment team will reach out.