ACTE Announces "3 Under 33" Awardees for Asia-Pacific

Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE)
2011-08-05 11:24 583

Program recognises the next generation of global travel industry leaders

SINGAPORE, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Recognizing the newest and brightest thinkers in the business travel industry today, the Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE) presented its "3 Under 33"award to three professionals during the ACTE Asia-Pacific Education Conference taking place this week in Singapore. The 3 Under 33is a recognition program designed to showcase innovative individuals representing the next generation of industry leaders.

In front of an audience of over 500 attendees from more than 23 countries worldwide, ACTE presented their 3 Under 33 award to:

Justine Zhou, Travel Specialist, MSD Technology
Simon Dodd, Sales and Marketing Manager, QBT Business Travel
Balesh Jindal, CEO, JinKorp International, Inc.

To qualify, potential winners must be around or under the age of 33, have implemented a new idea, fresh approach or a new product or service in support of business travel sometime in the previous twelve months. They can either be nominated or nominate themselves.

"We are excited to be rewarding the efforts of individuals who are leading the way for innovation in this arena," said ACTE Executive Director Ron DiLeo. "We know we cannot continue buying and managing travel as we have for the past 20 years, and these fresh approaches are helping change the face of business travel."

For additional information on each of the 3 Under 33 recipients as well as all the candidates please visit 

Jodi Bannerman
+1-212.871.3020 x. 107

Donna Garcia

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About ACTE: The Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE), founded in 1988, is a leading non‐profit organization that serves and advances the global business travel industry in 102 different countries. For more than 20 years, ACTE has continued to fulfill its vision of uniting travel executives around the world, providing them with up‐to‐date news, knowledge, beneficial research findings and networking opportunities. The education of ACTE members infiltrates to more than 12 million business travelers worldwide. From corporate buyers to agencies and suppliers, all sectors of the industry are granted equal membership. ACTE has representatives in Africa, Asia‐Pacific, Canada, Europe, Latin America, Mexico, Middle East and the United States. To join ACTE, or for more information, visit

Source: Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE)