About Us

The Institute of Travel & Tourism was set up to raise and maintain professional standards throughout the travel industry and for the benefit of its Members.

Membership of ITT is open to everyone involved in travel and tourism – whether employed by a travel agency, airline, tour operator, hotel, tourist office, car hire company or any other travel related business such as PR, law and marketing.

The Institute also welcomes travel and tourism educators and their students.

ITT provides Members with support and guidance at the same time as encouraging excellence and professionalism.

There are also many opportunities for Members to network and exchange views with industry peers and colleagues created through ITT's popular social and business events. 

Board of Directors

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Dr Steven Freudmann Paul Cowley Angela Day
Danny Waine
John Bevan Simon Johnson Sue Kavanagh Barbara Kolosinska
Stuart Heath Claire-Steiner-small2 Ian Scott
Julie Lo Bue Said
Joanna Kolatis
Matthew Jackson    

Board of Directors

Allan Lambert

Danny Waine, Perfect Weddings Abroad

Danny is a Founding Director of overseas wedding specialist, Perfect Weddings Abroad, and a member of the ITT Education & Training Committee. With a background in various customer service roles in the travel industry, both in the UK and US, Danny studied Travel and Tourism Management at Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University.

Perfect Weddings Abroad is now established as one of the leading overseas wedding travel companies in the UK. In November 2011 Perfect Weddings Abroad won the ‘Best Specialist Weddings Abroad & Honeymoons Operator’ at the British Travel Awards and in summer 2012 became part of the world’s leading weddings abroad and honeymoons specialist – the Boston-based ‘Destination Weddings Travel Group’. His specialist areas include niche travel, online marketing, website development, social media, as well as training and development. In addition to Perfect Weddings Abroad, Danny worked for Training for Travel and has been involved in organising and moderating the ITT’s ‘Future You Student Travel Conference’, the largest attended event at WTM for the last four years.

Itt Chairman

Dr Steven Freudmann

Dr Steven Freudmann

ITT President

Trevor Harding

Itt Treasurer

Dr Bill Maxwell

Bill Maxwell

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ITT is the only professional membership body for individuals employed in the travel and tourism industry.

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