Tag: Roger Dow

US Travel: Tremendous opportunities are on the horizon
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US Travel: Tremendous opportunities are on the horizon

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2020

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow laid out a vision of a bright future for the American travel ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association: Holds IPW Press Conference and you’re there
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U.S. Travel Association: Holds IPW Press Conference and you’re there

editor editor- June 5, 2019

Roger Dow, U.S. Travel Association President and CEO was the first to speak at the U.S. Travel Association’s IPW Press ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association’s IPW brings thousands together
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U.S. Travel Association’s IPW brings thousands together

editor editor- June 4, 2019

IPW gathers travel professionals—including U.S. destinations, hotels, attractions, sports teams and transportation companies, and international tour operators, buyers and wholesalers ... Read More

Memorial Day traffic study finds dire economic cost, public support for user fees
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Memorial Day traffic study finds dire economic cost, public support for user fees

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association on Wednesday released a survey finding that Americans avoided an estimated 47.5 million auto trips due ... Read More

Washington, DC Tourism: 21.9 million domestic visitors in 2018
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Washington, DC Tourism: 21.9 million domestic visitors in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

Destination DC (DDC) today announced that Washington, DC attracted a record 21.9 million domestic visitors in 2018, the ninth consecutive ... Read More

Tourism boom: Travelers visit Puerto Rico at an unprecedented pace
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Tourism boom: Travelers visit Puerto Rico at an unprecedented pace

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

Discover Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico's first-ever Destination Marketing Organization (DMO), announced today that 2019 Q1 lodging demand is on par ... Read More

IGLTA’s 36th Annual Global Convention goes live in New York City
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IGLTA’s 36th Annual Global Convention goes live in New York City

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association will share selections of main stage content via Facebook Live throughout its 36th Annual Global ... Read More

U.S. Travel welcomes Bernhardt DOI confirmation
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U.S. Travel welcomes Bernhardt DOI confirmation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2019

U.S. Travel President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the Senate confirmation of David Bernhardt as secretary ... Read More

U.S. Travel honors its 2019 Travel Champions
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U.S. Travel honors its 2019 Travel Champions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association on Wednesday announced the recipients of the sixth annual Distinguished Travel Champion Award: Sen. Catherine Cortez ... Read More

Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau receives US Travel honor
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Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau receives US Travel honor

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association on Wednesday announced the Arlington (TX) Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) as the winner of its ... Read More

U.S. Department of Homeland Security McAleenan  appointment: U.S. Travel Association issues statement
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U.S. Department of Homeland Security McAleenan appointment: U.S. Travel Association issues statement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the announced appointment of Kevin K. McAleenan ... Read More

IGLTA Foundation’s new NYC think tank to address key issues in LGBTQ+ Tourism
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IGLTA Foundation’s new NYC think tank to address key issues in LGBTQ+ Tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association Foundation (IGLTAF) inaugural Leadership Think Tank will unite top executives from LGBTQ+ welcoming destinations around ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association announces new Executive Vice President
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U.S. Travel Association announces new Executive Vice President

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association on Thursday announced the promotion of Tori Barnes to Executive Vice President of Public Affairs following ... Read More

U.S. Travel hires new Industry Relations VP
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U.S. Travel hires new Industry Relations VP

editor editor- February 25, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association this week announced its hiring of Angie Briggs as vice president of industry relations. Briggs comes ... Read More

U.S. Travel welcomes Destination DC Chief as National Chair
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U.S. Travel welcomes Destination DC Chief as National Chair

editor editor- February 21, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association on Thursday announced the election of Elliott L. Ferguson II, president and CEO of Destination DC, ... Read More

Travel losses exceed $800 million due to US government shutdown
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Travel losses exceed $800 million due to US government shutdown

editor editor- February 15, 2019

The previous US government shutdown 35-day stalemate sidelined hundreds of thousands of federal workers without pay, created disarray in national ... Read More

Travel Industry encourages Americans to #PlanForVacation
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Travel Industry encourages Americans to #PlanForVacation

editor editor- January 29, 2019

Campaign and Hashtag Help Would-Be Vacationers Find Inspiration, Special Offers, Planning Tips Read More

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow immediate response on US Government Opening
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U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow immediate response on US Government Opening

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 25, 2019

U.S> Skies are open. The U.S. Travel Association along with the Global travel and tourism industry had been bracing about ... Read More

US gov’t shutdown OVER!
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US gov’t shutdown OVER!

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- October 17, 2013

It took a total of 16 agonizing days of finger-pointing among government officials in Washington, DC, but the US government ... Read More

More Americans will be traveling this summer, survey reveals
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More Americans will be traveling this summer, survey reveals

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- May 23, 2012

For the second consecutive year, the outlook for summer travel continues to brighten with more than three in five U.S. Read More

US Head Travel Exec predicts sunny future for travel
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US Head Travel Exec predicts sunny future for travel

- January 30, 2012

Sandy welcomes Roger Dow, President and CEO of the US Travel Association to BusinessTravelRADIO by beginning her report that she ... Read More

Guam supports President Obama’s Executive Order to improve travel and tourism
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Guam supports President Obama’s Executive Order to improve travel and tourism

editor editor- January 21, 2012

TUMON, Guam - In a first for the US, President Barack Obama today announced a national strategy on travel and ... Read More

Can the Obama government buoy tourism and hospitality in tough times?
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Can the Obama government buoy tourism and hospitality in tough times?

editor editor- April 6, 2009

Industry leaders say that meetings at the White House, at the Fed’s office and Treasury Department have been quite constructive. Read More

US election: Defining moment in history
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US election: Defining moment in history

editor editor- November 3, 2008

By all accounts, this year's presidential election is a defining moment in US history. Read More