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U.S. Travel Welcomes U.S.-U.K. Move To Open Travel Corridor

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the announcement that President Biden and U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson have agreed in advance of the G7 summit to reopen travel between their two countries as soon as possible:
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U.S. Travel Praises Administration Steps To Reopen Int’l Travel

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the forthcoming announcement that the Biden administration will form “working groups” to determine the path to reopening international travel with Canada, the European Union, Mexico and the United Kingdom:
Tags: Travel, Canada, United Kingdom, Biden, U S Travel Association, Roger Dow, European Union Mexico


U.S. Travel Reacts To E.U. Plan To Reopen Borders

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement:
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U.S. Travel Reacts To U.K. Placing U.S. On ‘Amber’ List For Travel

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on today's release of the U.K.'s "traffic light system" for international travel:
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U.S. Travel Lauds New CDC Travel Guidance

Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on Friday's announcement that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will substantially relax the guidance on travel for individuals who have been fully vaccinated against COVID:
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U.S. Travel Reacts To Latest Job Figures

The U.S. Leisure & Hospitality sector gained 280,000 jobs in March and the industry's unemployment rate now stands at 13.0%—compared with 916,000 jobs gained and a 6.0% unemployment rate for the overall economy, according to the monthly employment report released Friday by the Department of Labor. U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following comment:
Tags: Travel, Roger Dow, U S Leisure Hospitality, Department of Labor U S Travel Association


U.S. Travel Urges Ppp Fixes As Part Of Covid Relief

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement calling on Congress to prioritize enhancements to the Paycheck Protection Program as a critical element of economic relief from the pandemic:
Tags: Travel, Congress, U S Travel Association, Roger Dow, Paycheck Protection Program, U S Travel Urges Ppp


U.S. Travel Reacts to Latest Job Figures

The U.S. Leisure & Hospitality sector gained 355,000 jobs in February and the industry's unemployment rate now stands at 13.5% — compared with 379,000 jobs gained and a 6.2% unemployment rate for the overall economy, according to the monthly employment report released Friday by the Department of Labor. U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following comment:
Tags: Travel, Roger Dow, U S Leisure Hospitality, Department of Labor U S Travel Association


U.S. Travel Voices Support for President Biden’s American Rescue Plan

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement in support of the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package known as the American Rescue Plan:
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U.S. Travel Reacts to U.S. Airlines’ White House Meeting

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the meeting between U.S. airlines' chief executives and White House coronavirus response officials:
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Recent lifting of travel restrictions allow getaways — but are you ready to take a vacation?

With the restored cottages behind them, a couple takes a morning stroll on the beach at Crystal Cove State Park in Laguna Beach. (Photo by MARK RIGHTMIRE, Orange County Register/SCNG) As the sun sets and the clouds begin to glow, a woman walks along the beach at Crystal Cove State Park late on Tuesday afternoon, January 7, 2020 in Laguna Beach. (Photo by Mark Rightmire, Orange County Register/SCNG) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Evan Winn, 7, enjoys a swing set up by f...
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State of the Travel Industry Event Maps Out Comeback for Hardest-Hit U.S. Industry

"Travel's Next Great Chapter." That's how U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow described the coming era for the American travel and tourism industry following the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic that saw the industry lose 4.5 million jobs by the end of last year—the most of any U.S. industry.
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Reaction to President Biden’s Executive Orders on Travel

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the COVID-related executive orders issued by the White House Thursday, many of which pertain to travel:
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Travel Industry Welcomes President Biden, Vice President Harris

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the inauguration of Joseph R. Biden Jr. as the 46th president of the United States:
Tags: Travel, United States, Biden, HARRIS, U S Travel Association, Roger Dow, Joseph R Biden Jr


U.S. Travel Applauds Biden Emergency Relief Plan

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on President-elect Biden's announced plan to combat the pandemic and provide direct relief to Americans:
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American Airlines is banning alcohol on flights to and from Washington, DC, as the aviation industry ramps up safety measures following the Capitol riots

Trump supporters clash with police and security forces as people try to storm the US Capitol Building in Washington, DC, on January 6, 2021. JOSEPH PREZIOSO/AFP via Getty Images American Airlines has suspended alcohol sales on flights to and from the Washington, DC area after pro-Trump supporters stormed the US Capitol in a violent insurrection that lasted hours. The airline has also increased staffing at nearby airports, and along with Delta Air Lines is working with law enforcement. Airl...
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Hurting Travel Industry Welcomes COVID Relief Deal

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the announced bipartisan agreement on a COVID relief package.
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Thanksgiving travel in Southern California to see biggest drop in 12 years

The skyrocketing spread of the coronavirus, combined with urgent pleas from health agencies to stay home, are curbing Thanksgiving holiday travel plans for many Southern Californians, experts say. Forecasts for travel in the region between Tuesday and Sunday, Nov. 24-29, call for a 14% decrease from last year, the biggest drop since the 2008 Great Recession, according to the Automobile Club of Southern California. “We expect that decrease might be even greater and we very well could see fewer tr...
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U.S. Travel Reacts to New CDC Travel Guidance

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on new guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on wearing masks and utilizing other hygiene practices while traveling:
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U.S. Travel Expresses Extreme Disappointment on Relief Talks Ending

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the White House ending coronavirus relief negotiations:
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U.S. Travel Strongly Encourages Mask Usage, Healthy Travel Practices

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the importance of mask wearing and adhering to healthy travel practices at the forefront of the Fourth of July holiday and throughout the summer travel season:
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U.S. Travel’s Dow on VP’s Tourism Panel

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow and other industry leaders met with Vice President Mike Pence Wednesday at a roundtable on the hard-hit travel and tourism sector, afterward expressing appreciation for the vice president's attentiveness to the industry's concerns and needs.
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U.S. Travel Reacts to House Passage of Coronavirus Relief Package

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on House passage of the CARES Act.
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U.S. Travel Reacts to Coronavirus Relief Package

The U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow on Wednesday offered praise for the coronavirus relief package known as the CARES Act, which includes significant priorities championed by the travel industry.
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Airbnb, hotels seek US government aid as demand flattens

By Dee-Ann Durbin, The Associated Press U.S. hotel companies are seeking $150 billion in direct aid for their workers for what they say is an unprecedented fall-off in demand because of the new coronavirus. CEOs of Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt and other chains met Tuesday with President Donald Trump to describe the impact and seek help. Hilton CEO Christopher Nassetta told the president that Hilton has never closed a hotel that wasn’t slated for remodeling or demolition in its 100-year history. Now, ...
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U.S. Travel Reacts to Expansion of Travel Restrictions to UK and Ireland

Washington - U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement.
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U.S. Travel Community Reacts to Increased Travel Restrictions

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the announced suspension of most air travel to and from Europe.
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National Plan Your Vacation Day

You might think that one of the biggest problems in the American workforce is the lack of paid time off (PTO), but it’s actually employees not using their allotted PTO. Whether due to worry of falling behind on work or other workplace anxieties, people across the US are losing vacation days, many of which won’t roll over into the next year. To rectify this problem, the US Travel Association (USTA) is launching a National Plan Your Vacation Day on January 28 to encourage people to set aside a...
Tags: Travel, Montana, US, America, Puerto Rico, All, Trip Planning, Vacation Planning, PTO, USTA, Roger Dow, Time Off, US Travel Association USTA


No 'Trump Slump' In Tourism, But 'Trump Bump' Possible

NEW YORK (AP) — Last winter, the U.S. tourism industry fretted that Trump administration policies might lead to a “Trump slump” in travel. But some now say those fears were premature. International arrivals and travel-related spending are up in 2017 compared with the same period in 2016. There might even be a “Trump bump,” according to Roger Dow, CEO of the U.S. Travel Association, a nonprofit representing the travel industry. A few months ago, some warned that President Donald Trump’s travel ba...
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Managing the Foundation of Your Brand

The recent election underscores the importance of properly creating and managing your Corporate Image - the foundation of most brands. Whether you are an organization or an individual, the sooner you realize that you have a corporate image that has to be properly developed and managed, the better off you will be. It is one of two essential building blocks of branding and, in turn, one of the seven building blocks of marketing. Positioning is the other. If you don't establish the right corporate...
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