Makiko Barrett is currently the Director of Global Travel for Oath, based in Sunnyvale, CA. Makiko’s career spans over 20 years managing corporate travel, having worked as a travel manager for various internet, semiconductor and pharmaceutical companies, with a background in travel operations.
Makiko has been very active in the business travel industry. She is currently serving the Silicon Valley Business Travel Association as their Vice President.
Makiko holds a B.A. in English from the Aoyama Gakuin University in Tokyo, Japan. She is originally from Japan but was raised in Houston, TX and Yokohama, Japan. When she is not at work, she is at her son’s soccer games or busy rescuing cats for the local Humane Society.
The cost of travel is expected to rise… again… It’s more important than ever to know where to save in a rising market. In this workshop, we’ll discuss ways to find extra money to put back into your companies pockets.
•How to gain leverage when negotiating air/hotel/ground contracts
•Finding last minute deals with hotels/air
•Analyzing expense reports
Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Makiko.