ITP – International Travel Partnership, one of the world’s fastest-growing travel management consortiums, is very pleased to announce the appointment of Capital Connect, Côte d’Ivoire, to its corporate travel network.
“Capital Connect has developed a strong presence in the Ivorian market during the last few years and their strong focus on business travel has made them a key player in the market.” said Ian Epps, Director of Partnership Relations at ITP. “Côte d’Ivoire has one the fastest growing economies in Africa and Capital Connect’s high service levels have enabled them to both gain and retain developing corporate business. They are ITP’s first partner in French-speaking Africa and their partnership with ITP makes Capital Connect a significant addition to our coverage in other commercially prominent African markets.”
Mrs. Nadine Bla, Founder and Managing Director of Capital Connect, said,” We are very pleased to join the ITP Network and are strongly confident that we made a good step ahead in our ambition to be open to international markets. We are looking forward to working in close collaboration with ITP business partners abroad, as well as satisfying ITP clients’ tours and MICE needs in Côte d’Ivoire.”
About ITP- International Travel Partnership
ITP is a long-established network of independent travel management companies with a growing portfolio of corporate clients. Most ITP partners are locally owned and managed and each is a market leader. They are able to combine local knowledge and service efficiency with the worldwide infrastructure and range of services that ITP can provide for both local and multinational clients.
About Capital Connect
CAPITAL CONNECT was established in May, 2006 by Mrs. Nadine Bla. The company provides a full range of business travel services and also specialises in the group travel sector (‘MICE’). It also operates charter flights and many other aspects of tourism and transportation. CAPITAL CONNECT is one of the seven best partners of Air France Club in Côte d’Ivoire.
The company is the preferred TMC of Côte d’Ivoire Tourisme (National Office of Tourism) and The “CEPICI”, the national organisation in charge of attracting investors into Côte d’Ivoire. To promote Côte d’Ivoire as a destination, CAPITAL CONNECT publishes “DECOUVERTE”, a
bi-monthly magazine focusing on Ivorian cultural and touristic potential.
Mrs. Nadine Bla has been elected to the membership of the Chamber of Commerce of Côte d’Ivoire for a six year term and is also a member of the Administration Board of the Central and West African Travel Agents Guarantee Funds, as Treasurer. CAPITAL CONNECT is a member of the CGECI, the Ivorian employer organisation.
For more information please contact:
ITP – International Travel Partnership Ltd.
Director of Partnership Relations