SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH—Christopherson Business Travel has announced the hiring of three new software engineers to join their renowned information technology team. Christopherson has differentiated itself from its competition by choosing to embrace the power of the Internet and use its related technology to develop in-house solutions which address specific travel management needs of clients.
These cutting-edge proprietary software programs have made Christopherson well-known in the travel industry, as they have developed 11 powerful proprietary travel tools to improve business travel management and the traveler experience. All can be fully integrated with the various booking options currently available in the marketplace, and involve both traveler communication and management tools allowing clients to save time and money at both home and abroad.
Dave McKenna has joined the Christopherson team as a software engineer and the manager of our software development team. Dave holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Utah, and a Master of Business Administration in Technology Management from Westminster College. Dave’s professional training includes managing project/product development, leveraging intellectual property, marketing technology products and managing technology teams.
Nick Mattausch has been added to the Christopherson team as a software engineer. Nick holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Idaho. He has worked as a software engineer at Myrexis Pharmaceuticals and as a software analyst at the Center for Secure and Dependable Systems.
Jeremy Mefford has also joined as a software engineer. Jeremy is currently working towards a degree in Computer Science at the University of Utah. He has worked as a software engineer at both Usana Health Sciences and Icentris, a software company specializing in multi-level marketing technology.
“We have a multitude of new IT software development projects in the pipeline,” said Mike Cameron, president of Christopherson. “We are excited about having this expanded team to continue to build what has become a significant competitive advantage for Christopherson Business Travel.”
About Christopherson Business Travel
Christopherson Business Travel, headquartered in Salt Lake City, with its second-largest office in Denver, is the independently owned leader in business travel management in the western U.S. With over 210 team members and 35 offices, the company supports more than $240 million in annual travel bookings. Christopherson Business Travel provides intelligent travel management to more than 800 successful companies. Christopherson is an affiliate of BCD Travel, the leading provider of global travel logistics. BCD operates in 90 countries with $14 billion in annual travel management bookings and a combined worldwide workforce in excess of 13,000. To learn more about Christopherson Business Travel, visit www.christophersontravel.com.