Director Global Travel Sourcing and GPO, Oracle
Rita Visser, Director Global Travel Sourcing and GPO for Oracle has been in the travel industry for over 20 years. Starting at Rosenbluth, she learned the workings of the industry from the inside out. Today, she oversees all of Oracle’s travel procurement activities and in her GPO role, she set strategies that result in positive benefits for Oracle and it’s travelers.
Rita has been involved in many industry initiatives, teams and committees including the GBTA Technology Committee, acting as chair, as well as the GBTA Aviation Committee. She is currently serving as Vice President of GBTA, Chair and founding member of WINiT.
Rita is constantly working to push the industry and everyone involved in the industry forward. She asks the tough questions of both sides of the hot topics. She works closely with peers and suppliers to make positive changes within the travel industry.
Rita was named as one of the top innovators in Corporate Travel by Business Travel News and also recognized in the 2014 Top 25 Influential Executives in Corporate Travel.
Rita, her husband and three children live in Fargo, ND where she active in her community as well on her family farm.