National Council of State Tourism Directors (NCSTD)
Leveraging the Collective Strength of State Tourism Offices
The National Council of State Tourism Directors (NCSTD) leverages the collective strength of state tourism offices to influence public policy and to provide leadership and the forum for information sharing and education on issues impacting tourism.
Representing all 50 states, the five U.S. territories and the District of Columbia, NCSTD serves its members by:
Providing a voice on critical public policy issues;
Offering learning opportunities to increase the professionalism and effectiveness of state tourism offices;
Driving internal and external communication; and
Shaping and supporting coordinated domestic and international marketing efforts.
In the Spotlight
ESTO 2014 - August 24-26
ESTO (Educational Seminar for Tourism Organizations) is the premier annual learning and knowledge-sharing forum for destination marketing professionals. It is unique in that it is created by and exclusively for this specific target audience. ESTO is not open to other industry sectors, with the exception of a limited number of official ESTO sponsors. More