History

1994

  • TCG Consulting was founded Sept. 1, 1994 as Taras Consulting Group in Miami, Florida.
  • The first engagement was a client project in Africa

1997

  •  Initial Asia Pacific based engagement

2000

  • TCG’s 100th client engagement as Taras Consulting
  • Taras Consulting Group becomes TCG Consulting
  • Launch of TCG’s proprietary airline management software, SAM (Strategic Airline Management)

2001

  • Hotel Sourcing and Management Practice was created

2002

  • TCG was honored in 2002 with Milliken & Company’s prestigious Supplier of the Year Award

2005

  • TCG moved its headquarters office to Charlotte, NC in 2005
  • TCG was honored by ACTE with the Distinguished Fellow Award

2007

  • TCG delivered its 500th successful client engagement

2010

  • Opened LATAM regional headquarters in Sao Paulo
  • Opened EMEA regional headquarters in London
  • Launched Global Program Design & Delivery Practice
  • Launched Global Payment & Expense Management Practice

2011

  • Delivered engagement in 100th country and on 6th continent

2012

  • Opened Asia-Pacific regional headquarters in Hong Kong
  • Acquired Consulting Strategies based in Chicago, Illinois

2013

  • TCG delivered its 1000th successful client engagement
  • Launched Global Meetings Practice

2014

  • Expanded Global Management Practice
  • TCG celebrated its 20th anniversary milestone
  • Launched initial North American Client Advisory Board, executed inaugural conference
  • TCG delivered its 1100th successful engagement
  • Delivered engagement in 125th country

2015

  • Launched initial EMEA Client Advisory Board, executed inaugural conference event and group topic calls
  • TCG delivered 1200th engagement, now working in 163 countries worldwide
  • New Centers of Excellence opened in Houston, TX and Dubai, UAE

2016

  • Named a Top 20 Fastest Growing Firm by Consulting Magazine
  • Awarded by Charlotte Business Journal as one of the region’s Top Management Consulting Firms
  • Doubled size of Manila Global Business Services Center team
  • Launched Total Cost of Ownership for Corporate Travel, Meetings, Payment & ExpenseSM proprietary service, approach and model

2017

  • Winner 2017 Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Firms Award – Ranked #1883
  • Delivered 1300th global engagement
  • Achieved milestone of $26B in client TCO Spend Under Management
  • Launched TCO-TMPESM Strategic Enabler Program