Angie Briggs is vice president of industry relations for the U.S. Travel Association. She is focused on engagement and growth across all member levels of the association. Briggs is a frequent traveler, spending time in-market collaborating with U.S. Travel’s national membership.  

Briggs has spent most of her career in the travel and tourism industry. Prior to joining U.S. Travel, Angie served as vice president, new business development at Miles Partnership. As a member of the leadership team, Briggs helped drive the agency’s strategy and growth. She established a strong track record of collaboration and identifying business opportunities to support national, state, regional and local destination marketing organizations, as well as hotels, airports, attractions and businesses in the international marketplace.

Previously, Briggs was vice president, business development of marketing agency TIG Global. During her time at TIG Global, Briggs launched a new destination marketing organization (DMO) division at the agency, and was responsible for building brand awareness, leading the product development process, developing business plans and training staff members for DMO-specific accounts.

Briggs received a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication from North Carolina State University. 

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Exploring the Impact of the COVID-19 Vaccine on the Recovery of Travel

January 21, 2021


The COVID-19 vaccine rollout has begun in the United States, providing a long-awaited light at the end of the pandemic tunnel and bringing to life the number one assurance travelers need—a...

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Exciting Updates to U.S. Travel Association Membership

January 13, 2021

As we look ahead to the start of our recovery in 2021, membership at U.S. Travel is evolving to meet the changing needs of this industry. To ensure we are meeting the needs of the entire travel...

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Looking Ahead to 2021: U.S. Travel's Latest Forecast

December 03, 2020

Adam Sacks, president and CEO of Tourism Economics, breaks down the latest Fall 2020 Travel Forecast—shedding light on what to expect in 2021 and discussing potential implications for the economy...

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November 12, 2020
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The full recovery of travel will depend on many factors—but what role can swift, reliable and available testing have to accelerate the return of safe travel? Dr. Mike Parkinson, U.S. Travel's chief medical consultant, breaks down the different types of tests being used, the reliability of each and...


October 01, 2020
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The Recovery of Air travel explored the importance of air travel recovery as well as the current state of air travel, updates that have been made to the experience and where it is headed. A panel discussion focused on how the air travel experience has changed, including health and safety protocols...


September 24, 2020
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Visit Indy and partners share insights on what strategies and procedures have allowed them to be successful in safely hosting thousands of delegates over the past two months for various events and meetings. Additionally, Simpleview gives a sneak preview of an upcoming tool to help showcase meetings...


September 17, 2020
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Join the U.S. Travel government relations team as they walk through a detailed overview of the Coronavirus Relief Fund . Learn from your industry colleagues from across the country on how they are working to gain access to relief, distributing the dollars and maximizing the resources for recovery...


August 20, 2020
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For several months, we have seen the creation of “travel bubbles”, or alliances between countries deemed to have COVID-19 under control, the goal being to encourage safe travel within the established bubble. How effective are they in containing the virus while simultaneously restarting the economy...


July 16, 2020
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This webinar covers expectation management, consumer segmentation and emotional response strategies—all backed by hard data that brands should be considering as they actively plan for recovery. Gain valuable insights on how to effectively adapt your organization’s messaging to better connect with...