Acendas, founded in 1982, is Kansas City's largest, locally-owned travel management company with sales in excess of $180 million. Acendas ranks as a Top 25 Travel Management Company in the US. The company's primary focus is on building long-term client relationships with its corporate clients, through superior responsiveness, customized cost reduction solutions and “best-in-class" technology tools.
Although independently owned and managed, Acendas is an affiliate partner of the BCD Travel global network. BCD Travel is the third largest purchaser of business travel in the U.S. This partnership offers the extensive travel resources and technology of a $20 billion worldwide travel management organization and overwhelmingly supports Acendas' business philosophy.
Acendas believes strongly in its ability to provide the highest quality of service at the greatest possible cost savings. They offer extensive experience in Corporate Travel Management, Meetings & Incentives, and Vacation Travel. Their commitment to building relationships is evident in the unmatched value and exceptional service they provide clients such as American Century Investments, Burns & McDonnell and Russell Stover Candies.