Controlling the Controllable

NOTE: Acendas Travel was recently honored by the Kansas City Business Journal along with 15 other Kansas City businesses as a 2020 Champion of Business. The program honors metro area for-profit companies that set the gold standard for financial performance, …

Acendas Introduces New Itinerary Design

As a means to improve and streamline the manner in which we deliver information to our clients, effective Sept. 14 Acendas Travel will be launching a new and improved invoice and itinerary product.  We are introducing this new product because …

It’s Time to Listen — and Act

By Brent Blake I am not a big cable television news watcher, but found myself more attentive to it once the Coronavirus pandemic hit because there were direct personal and professional consequences involved.  I have family, friends and employees at …

Dipping Our Toe in the Water

By Brent Blake Our role as a travel management company is to be your partner in achieving success. We are not here to tell you that you must travel, when you must travel or where you must travel. If travel …

The Future of Travel

By Brent Blake, President, Acendas Travel “The virus will tell us.” Who can forget the now famous quote by Dr. Tony Fauci, the inspirational director at the National Institute for Allergies and Infectious Diseases, when asked about the removal of …

“Can’t Wait to Say Wheels Up”

By Brent Blake, President, Acendas Travel When everyone is sharing in the pain of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is a futile exercise to say one group is challenged more than another—especially when we are relatively early in the battle and tough …