Founder and CEO
Global Travel and Aviation Solutions, LLC
Duane Futch is a highly accomplished, award-winning, global business leader in the corporate travel and aviation segments. As the Founder and CEO of Global Travel and Aviation Solutions (GTAS), Mr. Futch consults to an array of North American and international clients in the areas of corporate and government/ministry travel, and corporate aviation/flight departments. Previous corporate positions were with Sabre Travel Network as Vice President of Global Government Programs, and Walmart Stores as Director of the Aviation, Travel, and Leisure Travel Division. Under his leadership, the Wal-Mart Travel Department was named Travel Department of the Year by the Airline Reporting Corporation, the Aviation Department was named Flight Department of the Year by Professional Pilot Magazine, and Mr. Futch received the Travel Manager of the Year Award from Business Travel News. In addition, Mr. Futch was presented with the George Skurla Award for his contributions to the aviation and aeronautics industry. Mr. Futch obtained his Bachelor's Degree in Economics (Air Commerce) from Florida Institute of Technology and holds an FAA Airline Transport Pilot certificate.
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