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ITA Group Creative Team Earns International Recognition

West Des Moines, Iowa  –  ITA Group’s internal creative team, Communication Solutions Group, recently earned nine MarCom Awards. MarCom is an international creative competition for any individual or company involved in the concept, writing and design of print, visual, audio and web materials and programs. The competition averages more than 6,000 entries each year. 

The team earned six Platinum Awards and three Gold Awards for cross-media campaigns developed on behalf of ITA Group’s Fortune 1000 clients.  Read More >

ITA Group Celebrates Seven Years on the ‘CMI 25’ List

West Des Moines, Iowa – ITA Group has been named to the annual CMI 25 list, compiled by Penton Media’s MeetingsNet/corporate&incentives® Magazine (formerly Corporate Meetings & Incentives). The CMI 25 offers a snapshot of the 25 most respected and experienced full-service meeting and incentive travel companies focused on the North American corporate market. The directory serves as a go-to resource for companies needing assistance with the sourcing, planning and operation of a successful meeting or incentive travel program.  Read More >

Employee Engagement Leader ITA Group Sets Up Operations in Phoenix

West Des Moines, Iowa

Stagnant growth and market share.

Less-than-stellar customer satisfaction ratings.

Difficulty finding and keeping great talent.

Lack of product and brand awareness.

Like the rest of the U.S., Arizona’s top companies are feeling the effects of these issues. Right in the bottom line. The one common denominator they share? Disengaged employees. Research shows about 70% of the U.S. workforce isn’t engaged at work. That’s costing billions in lost productivity.  Read More >

Des Moines Loses Incentive Pioneer R.W. “Rudy” Berg

West Des Moines, Iowa, December 13, 2013 – ITA Group founder R.W. “Rudy” Berg passed away Monday, December 9. Berg and his wife, Jerry, founded International Travel Associates—a small Des Moines travel agency—in 1963. They opened an office with a small business loan and an unstoppable entrepreneurial spirit.  Read More >

ITA Group Celebrates 50 Years of Driving Employee Engagement

West Des Moines, Iowa, July 10, 2013  -  This summer marks ITA Group’s 50th year creating and managing events, incentives and recognition programs. All designed to re-engage a disengaged workforce—a painful and costly thorn in the side of organizations everywhere. According to a Gallup study, the number of disengaged workers is staggering. The cost of that disengagement even more so—close to $550 billion annually.* Read More >

ITA Group Creative Team Earns 20 MarCom Awards

West Des Moines, Iowa, January 14, 2013 – ITA Group believes communication is a critical piece of the loyalty puzzle. That's why the company has spent the past few years ramping up its efforts to offer creative agency-like campaigns and products to its customers. ITA Group clients continue to reap the benefits of a nationally recognized creative team as part of their loyalty solutions. Read More >

ITA Group Creates a Storm of Giving

West Des Moines, IA, November 12, 2012 – Today, we are making a corporate donation to both the American Red Cross and Sandy Relief Fund. ITA Group is also challenging its employees and incentive participants to donate points to Hurricane Sandy relief efforts through a link to the American Red Cross in its online awards catalog. Employees and Participants can make a donation in just clicks! We are paying performance forward. Read More >

Corporate, Leisure and Incentive Travel are Taking Off

West Des Moines, IA, October 17, 2012 – ITA Group's International Travel Associates® and Group Event Management teams are seeing numbers continue to climb when it comes to corporate, leisure and incentive travel. Both teams have recently been recognized locally and nationally for their efforts to meet demand: Read More >