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Christopherson is One of Utah’s Fifty Fastest Growing Companies

Christopherson Business Travel, the independently owned leader in intelligent business travel management and headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, was recently named a Fast 50 company by Utah Business Magazine.

The Fast 50 program highlights fifty of Utah’s fastest-growing companies determined by a combination of compound annual growth and revenue. This is the fourth year Christopherson has been ranked on the Fast 50 list.

Grand America Hotel on August 29, 2012.

To view a portion of Christopherson CEO Mike Cameron’s interview, click here or see below. To view the full list of all fifty companies and their rankings, click here.

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Christopherson Business Travel Ranked #1

Christopherson Business Travel, headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, was recently ranked the #1 travel agency in Utah by Utah Business Magazine. Rankings were based on 2011 sales and were listed in the August 2012 issue of Utah Business.

Christopherson has been Utah’s business travel leader for more than 50 years. A certified, woman-owned corporation, Christopherson also ranks as the 12th largest agency in the nation, providing intelligent travel management for more than 900 clients across the country.

Founded in 1953 by Merrill and Lucille Christopherson, the agency was purchased by Mike and Camille Cameron in 1990. At that time, the company had two employees and booked $1 million in travel. Today, Christopherson operates three full-service locations (Salt Lake City, Utah, Denver, Colorado, San Francisco, California) as well as 35 client-dedicated on-site locations, maintains a successful leisure travel division (Andavo Travel), employs more than 250 travel professionals, and booked $287 million in travel in 2011.

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Christopherson Attends CEO of the Year Banquet

Last month, we shared the exciting news that our CEO Mike Cameron was recognized as a 2012 CEO of the Year by Utah Business Magazine. The day we made that announcement, a few of us here at Christopherson, in addition to the Cameron family, attended the awards luncheon and we wanted to share a few pictures from the event, along with the video presentation that was shown before Mike received his award. Enjoy!

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Christopherson CEO Mike Cameron Awarded CEO of the Year

Each year, Utah Business Magazine honors a selection of CEOs who play an integral role in building the Beehive State. CEO Mike Cameron was named as one of the 2012 honorees, alongside seven other CEOs who, according to Utah Business, “exude innovation, show sound business strategies and have demonstrated financial success for their companies.”
We are pleased to share this news with you and wish to congratulate Mike and the other recipients. We also wish to extend our grateful thanks to Tyler Dabo, publisher of Utah Business Magazine, his entire staff, and the sponsors of today’s awards luncheon. It was a wonderful event and we look forward to sharing pictures with you in the coming days.