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May 23, 2014, 09:03 ET Launches Relationship with Golf Sportscaster Jeff Lesson

 USA-based online car rental service provider, National Travel Deals (NTD), today announced a program with award-winning golf sportscaster Jeff...

May 22, 2014, 12:49 ET

U.S. Travel: Obama Hits an Economic Homer at Hall of Fame

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on President Obama's travel and tourism speech at the Baseball...

May 22, 2014, 12:04 ET
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GBTA Rolls Out Global Leaders Directory 2014

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – today unveiled the new Global...

May 22, 2014, 08:48 ET

OAT Continues Commitment to Solo Travelers and Value with Free Single Supplements on All 2014 and 2015 Departures

In continuing its commitment to solo friendly travel and value, Overseas Adventure Travel (OAT) is offering Free Single Supplements on all of its...

May 21, 2014, 16:31 ET
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U.S. Department of Transportation Issues Action on IATA NDC (Resolution 787)

Today, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) tentatively approved a proposal for a data transmission standard that was submitted by the...

May 20, 2014, 10:59 ET

Common Travel Dilemmas Lead to Americans Answering "What Would You Do?"

 While air travel etiquette – or lack thereof – is a frequent topic of conversation among travelers, there are myriad more common...

May 20, 2014, 10:00 ET
New Travel Channel series "Man Finds Food" with Adam Richman premieres July 2. (PRNewsFoto/Travel Channel)

Travel Channel's Adam Richman Gives An Insider's Peek Into Off-The-Grid Eateries And Off-The-Menu Dishes In Places You Would Never Expect In 'Man Finds Food'

 Shhh…Adam Richman has a secret! In his new original Travel Channel series, "Man Finds Food," the foodie and in-the-know host...

May 20, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Adelman Travel Receives Innovation Award

Adelman Travel, a leading management solutions company, received Concur's Partner of the Year Award in the Innovation Category at the Concur Fusion...

May 19, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Travel Tags, Inc. Granted Patent for Dimensional Products with Visual Effects on Pre-Selected Areas of a Lens Sheet

 Travel Tags, Inc., a worldwide leader in the manufacture of products containing dimensional or visual effects, including Travel Tags' custom...

May 15, 2014, 11:06 ET

Travel Leaders of Tomorrow's First Two Sets of Enrollees Successfully Complete Virtual Campus Program

 Inaugural students from Travel Leaders Group's Travel Leaders of Tomorrow (, along with those from the virtual...

May 15, 2014, 09:53 ET

More Than 1,000 Business Travel Buyers Registered for GBTA Convention 2014, Earliest in Convention History

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA)—the voice of the global business travel industry—announced that more than 1,000 business...

May 14, 2014, 14:40 ET

Direct Travel, Inc. Announces Senior Vice President of Business Development & Strategies

 Direct Travel, Inc. (DTI), a leading business travel management provider, announces the appointment of industry veteran Ronda Shipley as...

May 14, 2014, 09:00 ET
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GBTA Announces Award Winning Actor and Comedian Jason Alexander as Featured Speaker at 2014 GBTA Convention

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA)—the voice of the global business travel industry—today announced award winning actor and...

May 13, 2014, 12:59 ET
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GBTA Comments On The Transparent Airfares Act of 2014 (HR 4156)

 The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA)—the voice of the global business travel industry— commented on the Transparent...

May 13, 2014, 10:00 ET

Pravassa Announces Inaugural Wellness Travel Tour With Vassar College

Pravassa will operate its first wellness travel tour for the educational travel market in partnership with the Vassar College Travel Program this...

May 12, 2014, 12:41 ET

Daily Getaways Promotion Returns With Incredible Travel Offers

U.S. Travel Association will offer exclusive travel savings available for purchase only at from May 19 through July 4. Daily...

May 06, 2014, 11:00 ET

STM Charters renews partnership with Key Lime Air

 STM Charters, Inc., a company owned by Short's Travel Management, Inc., has partnered with Key Lime Air for the fourth consecutive year to...

May 06, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Adelman Moving Away from Standard TMC Model

Adelman Travel is deploying new strategies within their corporate travel division to migrate to a Management Solutions Company.  Adelman's new...

May 01, 2014, 12:28 ET

Majority of Travelers Satisfied with Airport Security, but Cannot Identify if TSA PreCheck has Improved Wait Times

In the world of travel, airport security continues to be a hotly discussed topic on many levels, which is why Travel Leaders Group recently...

Apr 30, 2014, 16:18 ET

Hot Trend in 360 Marketing Activation: Proprietary Events with a Twist

 When the #2 radio station in New York City sought to connect with its listeners at a more intimate level, Worldwide Group Travel and Events...