Business 100 – 2018

Audrey Hendley/American Express

As President of American Express Travel, Audrey Hendley leads one of the largest multi-channel consumer travel agencies in the world. She is responsible for delivering premium travel and lifestyle services to Card Members through a network of over 9,000 personal advisors, overseeing the digital travel booking experience, travel benefits and programs, supplier partnerships, and marketing and engagement strategies for the premium Card Member base.

Audrey has earned many of American Express’ top awards, and was inducted into the company’s Hall of Fame in 2012. Her teams have also won the Chairman’s Award for Innovation.

As an advocate for women in business, Audrey serves as Chair for the New York Women’s Interest Network. She also serves on the Board for World Education Services, a non-profit organization that helps international students and professionals to achieve their educational and professional goals.

Audrey is an Honors graduate of Trinity College in Dublin, where she received her master’s in Marketing Management. She and her husband live in Westchester with their two growing teenagers and the family dog. ♦