Katie Beatty, Community Engagement Specialist, NAPCP
Before joining the NAPCP, Katie spent more than 10 years of incorporating and implementing payment strategies for large financial institutions and government entities with the focus of process improvement and cost savings. Now she focuses on creating engagement opportunities for members and subscribers of the NAPCP, as well as speaks on commercial card best practices for other associations and at NAPCP events. She has an absolute passion for the outdoors, being the life of the party, her family and of course, Commercial Cards.
Annemarie Reininger, Managing Director, ARC – A. Reininger Consulting
A skilled senior executive with over 25 years of Supplier Relationship Management and Strategic Sourcing in Business Travel & Expense Management who brings the right blend of strategic expertise and a well-rounded perspective from holding senior management positions both on the supplier and buyer sides of the business travel industry.
A recognized leader in the industry with an impressive array of past career experiences and accomplishments with fortune 500 companies such as American Express, Four Seasons Hotels, Ritz Carlton Hotels, MDS Inc. and former Board of Director’s member of ACTE (Association of Corporate Travel Executives). BTN (Business Travel News) has quoted Annemarie as “one of the most identifiable personalities in the Canadian business travel management profession, symbolizing her as a consummate leader."
Today, Annemarie is the Managing Director of A. Reininger Consulting, an independent management consultancy firm that partners with both the buyer and supplier leaders within the business travel industry as well as the strategic sourcing industry to solve the most complex business challenges that drive results by identifying and analyzing opportunities to improve their bottom-line.
Lilia Tanjuakio, MBA, Director, Finance, Deloitte Canada
Lilia Tanjuakio, MBA, is a Deloitte finance director responsible for providing strategic direction and managing the P2P and travel and expense process. With over 20 years of experience in process excellence, she is responsible for defining and implementing strategies on streamlining processes and maximizing value, including implementation of ePayables to the whole organization (e.g., P-Card, central bill, A2P and Corporate Card). She is also responsible for securing executive buy-in to support the e-Payables initiative.
In addition, she has been responsible for delivering multi-million-dollar savings realized from taking the ePayables strategy to reality. This did not only support the organization’s vision, but also improved relationships with the vendors.