History

bta's corporate history at a glance

1985 Founding of bta Business Travel AG in Zurich

1987 Establishment of the first branch office in Zug

1989 Extension of the point of sales network – Establishment of the branch in Buchs SG

1992 Expansion into French-speaking Switzerland – Establishment of the branch in Geneva

1994 Extension of the point of sales network – Establishment of the leisure travel branch in Baar/ZG

1997 of the point of sales network – Establishment of the leisure travel branch in Zug

1998 Acquisition and integration of Holiday Maker Reisen AG, Zurich

1999 Founding of bta Holding AG with its domicile in Steinhausen/Zug

2000 Extension of the point of sales network – Establishment of the branch in Arbon/TG

2002 Cooperation with the global business travel network RADIUS

2004 Acquisition and integration of Wm. Müller AG travel agency, Basel

2005 Establishment of the branch office in Solothurn

2007 Further expansion of presence in central Switzerland: Establishment of the branch in Lucerne

2010 Merger with First Business Travel, the business travel sector of Hotelplan Schweiz

2010 Change of name to bta first travel

2015 Cooperation with ATPI, a leading global network of business travel companies

2015 Celebration of the company’s 30th anniversary

2018 Awarded as 'best Travel Management Company' at the Swiss Business Travel Award ceremony 

 

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