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Dec 05, 2016, 18:15 ET New members appointed to Brand USA board of directors

Brand USA, the destination-marketing organization for the United States, has announced the appointment of two new board members and the...


Nov 04, 2016, 15:57 ET Brand USA, United Airlines, and U.S. destinations promote the USA to Chinese tour operators and tourists

Brand USA, the destination marketing organization for the United States, in partnership with United Airlines, hosted its first-ever China...


Oct 18, 2016, 14:59 ET Brand USA board of directors elects Tom Klein chairman

The board of directors of Brand USA, the destination-marketing organization for the United States, has elected Tom Klein, president and CEO of...


Oct 14, 2016, 14:52 ET Giant screen film about national parks captures cinematic awards

"National Parks Adventure" – a 3D film for IMAX® and giant-screen theatres that has taken audiences around the globe on a virtual journey through...


Sep 09, 2016, 17:56 ET U.S. - China Tourism Year Continues With Annual Summit For Tourism Leaders

More than 200 U.S. and Chinese tourism-industry leaders and government officials convened for the 10th annual U.S. – China Leadership Summit,...


Jun 20, 2016, 14:14 ET Brand USA 'Market the Welcome' campaign launched at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

 Brand USA, the destination marketing organization for the United States, in partnership with the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau,...


Jun 20, 2016, 14:12 ET Brand USA unveils new corporate website

Brand USA, the destination-marketing organization for the United States, has launched a newly rebuilt and revitalized version of its corporate...


Jun 20, 2016, 14:05 ET Brand USA's international marketing initiatives yield $3 billion boost for U.S. economy

 Brand USA, the destination-marketing organization for the United States, generated more than 3 million incremental visitors from around the...


Jun 20, 2016, 14:01 ET Brand USA announces expanded MegaFam schedule to increase international travel bookings to the USA

 Brand USA, the destination-marketing organization for the United States, is expanding its large-scale, multi-itinerary...


Jun 13, 2016, 14:02 ET Brand USA 'Market The Welcome' Campaign Launched At Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport

Brand USA, the destination marketing organization for the United States, in partnership with Explore Minnesota and the Metropolitan Airports...


May 05, 2016, 10:02 ET Brand USA 'Market The Welcome' Campaign Unveiled at Miami International Airport

 Brand USA, the destination marketing organization for the United States, in partnership with the Miami International Airport and the Greater...


Feb 29, 2016, 10:16 ET The United States And China Launch Cooperative 'Tourism Year'

 The U.S. Department of Commerce and the China National Tourism Administration (CNTA) today...


Feb 04, 2016, 10:44 ET MacGillivray Freeman Films In Association With Brand USA Present The Ultimate Adventure Documentary "NATIONAL PARKS ADVENTURE" Narrated By Academy Award® Winner Robert Redford

 MacGillivray Freeman's new adventure documentary for IMAX® and giant screen theatres, "NATIONAL PARKS ADVENTURE," opens globally on...


Jan 21, 2016, 15:24 ET Sunset and Coastal Living to sponsor Brand USA's giant-screen celebration of the U.S. National Park Service

 Brand USA – the destination-marketing organization for the United States – announces that Time Inc.'s Sunset and Coastal Living...


Nov 30, 2015, 17:17 ET Brand USA announces three new members and the re-appointment of Marriott President & CEO Arne Sorenson to the board of directors

The board of directors of Brand USA today announced the re-appointment by Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker of Marriott President & CEO Arne...


Nov 03, 2015, 15:01 ET UK travelers may now apply for accelerated US entry process

 U.S. Ambassador to the UK Matthew Barzun and U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Gil Kerlikowski announced the expansion of Global...


Oct 20, 2015, 16:05 ET REI teams with Brand USA and MacGillivray Freeman Films for giant-screen tribute to national parks

 Brand USA – the destination-marketing organization for the U.S. – has named REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.) as a 'Proud...


Oct 20, 2015, 15:44 ET Brand USA, Subaru of America partner for giant-screen film marking 100 years of national parks

Subaru of America, Inc. and Brand USA, the destination-marketing organization for the United States, have announced a global partnership in support...


Sep 03, 2015, 14:51 ET Brand USA and CNTA host U.S., Chinese tourism officials for the ninth annual U.S. - China Leadership Summit

 Nearly 200 tourism industry leaders from the U.S. and China will gather in Los Angeles for the ninth annual U.S.-China Leadership Summit,...


Sep 24, 2014, 14:13 ET Brand USA anuncia segundo ano de participação na ABAV Expo

O Brand USA, organização de marketing do destino Estados Unidos, participa pelo segundo ano consecutivo da ABAV Expo, com a...


Feb 13, 2014, 00:15 ET Brand USA Marketing Efforts Driving Growth in International Arrivals and Spend Study Shows

 Brand USA today announced that its marketing is having a significant and positive impact on U.S. international arrivals and the U.S. economy,...


Jan 13, 2014, 11:00 ET Thomas Cook and Brand USA announce multimillion dollar European Partnership Agreement to promote 'Discover America' Initiative

Thomas Cook Group and Brand USA, the destination marketing organisation for the United States of America, have today announced a major cooperative...


Dec 12, 2013, 16:11 ET Brand USA Announces In-Market Representation Firm for Brazil

 Brand USA, the public-private partnership responsible for launching the United States' first-ever nationally coordinated tourism-marketing...


Nov 25, 2013, 15:45 ET Brand USA Announces Representation Firm for Mexico and Central America

 Brand USA, the public-private partnership responsible for launching the United States' first-ever nationally coordinated tourism-marketing...


Nov 20, 2013, 12:54 ET Brand USA Sets Sights on NFL Fans Abroad

 Brand USA, the public-private partnership responsible for promoting the United States as a premier travel destination, today announced an...