Business Travel Optimism Trending Upward for 2023
Business travelers are indicating that nearly 70% of their employers have either returned to the pre-pandemic normal or increased amounts of business travel.
We have good news for planners! While everyone is busy speculating about an uncertain economy on the horizon, business travelers are indicating that nearly 70% of their employers have either returned to the pre-pandemic normal or increased amounts of business travel, according to recently released national Hotel Booking Index survey research commissioned by the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) and conducted by Morning Consult.
The survey also revealed a few more optimistic tidbits, including:
“With Americans planning for more hotel stays this year and business travel moving in the right direction, AHLA’s Hotel Booking Index is a cause for optimism,” concludes Chip Rogers, AHLA president and CEO.