Daily Top List
American Marketing Groups Raises More than $75,000 for Autism Speaks
American Marketing Groups Raises More than $75,000 for Autism Speaks

AMG, through partnerships with its suppliers, was able to hold the auction for dozens of prizes bid on by its members. During its conference it also held its second Autism Walk.

Travel Luminary and Longtime Agency Owner Larry Austin Passes at 87
Travel Luminary and Longtime Agency Owner Larry Austin Passes at 87

Austin grew his agency to one of the 50 largest in its day and was a leader at regional tourism groups.

Travel Industry Insiders React to Royal Caribbean Cruises-Silversea Deal
Travel Industry Insiders React to Royal Caribbean Cruises-Silversea Deal

What’s the commission on a $240,000 cruise? From Main Street to Wall Street, experts give a thumb’s up to Royal Caribbean’s billion-dollar bet on luxury cruising.

Tauck’s Baltic Cruise: Trying Something New
Tauck’s Baltic Cruise: Trying Something New

The first exclusive Tauck cruise tour was a pleasurable experience and a great introduction to the countries in the Baltic region.

Las Vegas CVA Head Rossi Ralenkotter to Retire Amid Scandal
Las Vegas CVA Head Rossi Ralenkotter to Retire Amid Scandal

Ralenkotter reportedly had been misspending the organization’s funds.

Putting Headlines into Context: How to Ease Travel Fears
Putting Headlines into Context: How to Ease Travel Fears

Travel agents should give their clients factual information to help them make smart choices on where and when to travel, but always leave the final 'yes' or 'no' decision up to the client.

Travel Industry Mourns and Remembers Anthony Bourdain
Travel Industry Mourns and Remembers Anthony Bourdain

Travel agents and others remember how Bourdain promoted and personified the concept of “experiential travel,” and inspired them to pack for their own “Parts Unknown.”

11 Ways to Become a Travel Agent’s Favorite Customer
11 Ways to Become a Travel Agent’s Favorite Customer

Sure, travel agents love their customers--but as in any loving relationship, little things can drive them crazy. These tips will make you the perfect client that your travel agent wants to do business with over and over again.

Overcoming Challenges During the Global Tourism Boom
Overcoming Challenges During the Global Tourism Boom

Loews Hotels CEO Jonathan Tisch called on the travel industry to unite to address growing global competition, overcrowding, and security concerns.

The Travel Corporation Gives Back to the Destinations It Visits
The Travel Corporation Gives Back to the Destinations It Visits

Chief executive Brett Tollman talks about the company’s TreadRight Foundation, a not-for-profit working to encourage sustainable tourism development through conservation, leadership and support for communities.