About Us

Established in 1956, 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
Dr Peter Robinson
Stephen Bath Barbara Kolosinska Stuart Heath Claire Steiner
Phil Gardner Antonio Paradiso Danny Waine Lucia Rowe
James Lewis Donna Allcock Jane Richardson Steve Endacott

Board of Directors

Danny Waine, Interhome

Danny Waine is the Commercial Sales Manager - UK & Ireland, at Swiss-based holiday homes specialist ‘Interhome’; part of Hotelplan AG’s Holiday Home Division. A travel and tourism graduate, Danny co-founded and ran Perfect Weddings Abroad for over 10 years; now part of US travel business DestinationWeddings.com, before moving to Italian fashion and design university Istituto Marangoni, as International Business Development Manager.

In 2019, Danny became Vice Chair of the ITT Education and Training Committee and has been an active member of the committee since 2009; co-founding the ‘ITT Future You’ initiative.

Danny has also worked as an NVQ apprenticeship assessor at Training for Travel in Thomson and First Choice stores, was part of the TTG 30 Under 30 in 2013, the first ITT Student of the Year in 2006 and has worked on projects at Travel Counsellors, Planet Holidays and the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Wyoming, USA.

Itt Chairman

Dr Steven Freudmann

Dr Steven Freudmann

ITT President

Chris Mottershead

Chris Mottershead

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

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