April Mescher, vice president of travel
LEADERSHIP: Bob Miller, president and CEO; John Kernan, executive vice president, CFO, and COO
AT A GLANCE: Excellence in Motivation is releasing a new employee engagement application in the fall, and it plans to launch a newly designed online awards catalog later this year. The company increased its staff by about 15 percent this year to 201 people. Its sister company ZipSetGo.com offers a variety of destination reports, travel tips, blogs, and other resources.