|Dave Knudsen – Director, Sales & Business Development|
Dave Knudsen began his career in the travel industry in 1985 and has participated in a variety of leadership and business development roles throughout his career. Dave’s vast experience with companies such as TQ3Navigant, CWT, and BCD Travel, brings a wealth of knowledge to companies seeking to more effectively manage their travel programs.
Over the past 12 years Dave has been responsible for business development in the North Central region of the U.S. building partnerships with local, regional, and global organizations seeking a best-in-class corporate travel program. Dave’s sales experience makes him an extremely knowledgeable sales professional in the dynamic travel industry.
Dave has participated on several industry committees’ such as the Minnesota ACTE Regional Planning Committee and as Co-Chair of the Chicago Business Travel Association. Over the past decade Dave has also been a member of the Minnesota Business Travel Association, Wisconsin Business Travel Association, and the Chicago Business Travel Association.
In his personal time, Dave enjoys spending time with his wife and three children, and as a fire fighter on a local Fire Department.