International Travel Partnership, a travel management and travel technology network; and ABC Global Services, a provider of global hotel programs, announced a new strategic partnership. The two companies are opening access to their programs and systems for ITP partners and ABC travel management company members. Together, according to the announcement, ITP and ABC offer one of the world’s largest truly independent travel management network organizations, focused on delivering technology and the best value across a range of travel management technology and services. The partnership, according to the announcement, brings more choice to the market for corporations looking for locally managed independent travel solutions around the world. ABC has over 40 years’ experience in building personalized services and technology solutions for hotel program management. Richard Lovelock, CEO of ITP, said that working in partnership with ABC, ITP will be able to add an extensive global hotel network and consulting services. ABC, he said, will be able to offer its members the opportunity to join the ITP network, providing global reach and travel management technology solutions.