Suppliers and related travel industry entities join USTOA as "Allied and Associate" Members, as the first USTOA Annual Conference & Marketplace is launched.
The first Out of Country Board Meeting is held in Tahiti with the goal to expand awareness of the destination and connect tour operators with local suppliers.
USTOA commissions its first Economic Impact Study with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), which reveals that Active Members represent $10.3 billion and more than 6 million travelers in 2011.
USTOA and Tripwing launch the packaged travel industry's first consumer review site to showcase Active Member itineraries on USTOA.com.
USTOA Active Members represent nearly $19 billion in revenue and carry nearly 10 million travelers, according to the USTOA 2018 PwC Economic Impact Study.
A travel vacation should not only be an unforgettable experience, but offer solid peace of mind. That’s why USTOA created a consumer protection fund which protects consumers who book with our Active Members.Learn More