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U.S. Travel’s media team works with the news media on issues that impact travel to and within the United States. We advocate key policy activities and positions, publicize industry events and highlight important research on behalf of our members. Our media team is available to answer media inquiries, provide background information and schedule interviews. Please contact Cathy Keefe, Manager, Media Relations, (O) 202-408-2183, (C) 703-899-7031 or Jamie Morris, Coordinator, Media Relations, (O) 202-218-3621, (C) 530-545-9274 or Chris Kennedy, Director, Strategic Communications, (O) 202-218-3603, (C) 202-465-6635. To learn more about our membership, travel trends and signature events, please view our online Press Kit.
3.5 Million Enrolled in DHS Trusted Traveler Programs
August 28, 2014
The U.S. Travel Association today welcomed two significant milestones achieved this week by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's trusted traveler programs: The Transportation Security Administration's (TSA's) Pre✓™ program surpassed half a million enrollees, and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection's (CBP's) Global Entry, NEXUS and SENTRI programs have enrolled more than three million users worldwide.
U.S. Travel Association Honors Marketing Organizations with Awards at ESTO
August 27, 2014
Winners of the 2014 Mercury and Destiny awards, State Tourism Director of the Year and DMO Rising Star were announced during the U.S. Travel Association's annual ESTO conference held this week in Louisville.
South Dakota's Hagen Wins National Tourism Award
August 25, 2014
South Dakota Secretary of Tourism Jim Hagen has been named State Tourism Director of the Year.
The Travel Industry Is Racing To Catch Up With Tourists' And Business Travelers' Mobile Habits
February 5, 2014
Brand USA hosts pavilion at SATTE 2014
February 4, 2014
U.S. Travel Association's IPW event's economic impact four times greater than Super Bowl
Trade Show News Network
February 4, 2014
How Much Is That Seat? A Travel Site Breaks It Down
New York Times
February 3, 2014