West Des Moines, Iowa
(515) 326-3400


LEADERSHIP: Thomas J. Mahoney Jr., President and CEO; Mary Z. Bussone, Senior Vice President, event management

AT A GLANCE: In June, ITAGroup announced that it had purchased San Francisco–based Woodberry Events Inc., expanding its incentive management and events business in the western U.S. The company has won a number of awards in the past year: In March, it earned the 2011 Leadership in Community Service award from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals, and in May, it was named a Top 50 Small Company by Inc. magazine.

  • Corporate meetings in 2010: 245

  • Incentive travel programs in 2010: 85

  • Meeting and incentive travel programs held outside the U.S.: 30%

  • Room nights booked for meetings and incentives: 250,000

  • % of revenue from planning and executing meetings and incentives: 60%

  • Full-time employees: 372

  • Top customer markets: insurance/financial services, pharmaceutical