Welcome to the U.S. Travel Newsroom
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 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.
Travel Leaders: User Fees Must Benefit the Users Who Pay Them
December 11, 2013
The U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the congressional budget deal that includes a hike in the Aviation Passenger Security Fee.
Disney's Garfield, Gallagher of CityPASS Receive Travel Industry's Highest Honor
December 6, 2013
Mike Gallagher of CityPASS and Randy Garfield of The Walt Disney Company are the newest members of the U.S. Travel Association Hall of Leaders, a recognition bestowed by the association for "sustained, noteworthy contributions that have positively impacted the travel industry, stimulated greater achievement and raised industry-wide standards."
Travel Rises Four Times Faster than Other Exports in '13
December 4, 2013
David Huether, senior vice president of research and economics at the U.S. Travel Association, reacts to the latest trade data released Wednesday by the Department of Commerce.
Chris Nassetta Addressing Business Leaders at U.S. Chamber CEO Series Luncheon
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
September 18, 2013
Congresswoman Castor continues to push Travel and Tourism
Bay News 9
September 6, 2013
Labor Day travel to hit four-year high
August 30, 2013
America is no-vacation nation
August 26, 2013