Recorded Webinar

Taking Control of Employee Spending: Business Travel and Expense Management Trends 2016

Original air date: June 15th, 2016

Speakers: Josh Casey, Data and Content Manager, Certify, Teri Tocash, AP Manager, CBC Companies, Inc. and Mark Brousseau, President of Brousseau & Associates


Taking control of employee spending doesn’t have to be a guessing game. Find out the latest business travel trends and how they’re driving the purchase decisions and preferences of your employees on the road. Plus, learn how automation improves the expense reporting process for employees and accountants with commentary from Teri Tocash, AP Manager for CBC Companies.

Topics include an in depth review of:

  • Employee T&E expense spending trends and benchmarks by category
  • Top business travel vendors for meals, lodging, airfare, car rental, etc.
  • Growth of mobile and sharing economy services among corporate travelers
  • Why losing receipts is the top T&E frustration for 50% of companies
  • How 74% of businesses on an automated system achieve full ROI in 1 year or less

Slides from the webinar

Webinar Recording

About the Presenters

Josh Casey
Josh Casey

Data and Content Manager, Certify

At Certify, Josh is responsible for execution and analysis of travel and expense transaction data processed through the Certify system, as well as the annual Certify Expense Management Trends survey, one of the industries most comprehensive studies on T&E trends and technologies.

Teri Tocash
Teri Tocash

AP Manager, CBC Companies, Inc.

An accomplished accounting and finance professional for nearly 25 years, Teri Tocash is currently the Accounts Payable Manager for CBC Companies, Inc., of Columbus, Ohio ( CBC was founded in 1948 and today has more than 1,500 employees and consultants across the U.S. providing mortgage credit reporting services and innovative lending support solutions to the financial services industry. Throughout her career Teri has managed payables in a diverse range of industries and companies including Alpha Enterprise, Spiegel Catalog and Value City Furniture. Teri is also uniquely qualified to speak on the subject of travel and entertainment expense management having evaluated and implemented new expense reporting systems twice during her tenure at CBC.

Mark Brousseau
Mark Brousseau

President, Brousseau & Associates

Over the past 22 years, Mark Brousseau has established himself as a leading analyst and writer on accounts payable, accounts receivable, payments and document automation topics. A frequent speaker at financial operations industry events and on webinars, Brousseau advises prominent end-users and solutions and services providers on how to use automation to improve document-driven business processes. Brousseau also has chaired numerous educational conferences and has served on several industry committees and boards. His areas of specialty include electronic invoicing, document scanning and electronic workflow technology, automated data capture, electronic payments, healthcare payments automation, remittance and lockbox processing, loan processing and more. He resides in York, PA.