Video: Best Western’s global CEO talks business

Best Western International's global CEO David Kong talks exclusively to SpiceNews about the business travel market.

By James Wilkinson at GBTA in San Diego

Best Western International’s global CEO David Kong says the company is performing well on the back of a strong US market.

Best Western CEO David Kong

Speaking exclusively on camera to SPICENEWS at the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention in San Diego last week (June 6), Kong said America was putting up strong numbers, as was Asia-Pacific, however Australia and Europe were struggling.

He also spoke about the business travel market and the growth of Best Western Plus and Best Western Premier.

To view the exclusive interview, click on the YouTube image above.

SPICENEWS flew to San Diego with Qantas. The airline flies daily to Los Angeles from Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney operating Airbus A380 and Boeing 747-400 aircraft, connecting to American Airlines flights to San Diego. On Qantas, expect top seats, entertainment, food, wine and service across every cabin. For bookings, visit

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