Thank You to Our Convention Sponsors
CityPASS ticket booklets for more than 17 years have been the premier product for travelers who want to visit a destination’s top attractions while enjoying savings of up to 50 percent and skipping most main-entrance ticket lines. CityPASS booklets, which have a 95 percent customer recommendation rating, contain prepaid admission to top attractions in major North American destinations: New York City, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle, Tampa Bay, Toronto and Southern California. CityPASS ticket booklets are valid for nine days (14 days in Southern California), starting with the first day of use. For more information, visit CityPASS.com
Lake Charles is a land of stories. The uniqueness of an alligator crossing a highway…a Cajun fiddler playing to a two-stepping crowd… Mardi Gras regalia being thrown to the cheers of a crowd—these images and many more are stories waiting to be told. With over 75 fairs and festivals held annually, Lake Charles definitely knows how to throw a party. Join us for the 2016 SATW Freelance Council Meeting! For more information, visit www.visitlakecharles.org/satw.
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown in Virginia’s Jamestown-Williamsburg-Yorktown “Historic Triangle,” will be completed in late 2016. This transformation of existing Yorktown Victory Center will feature vibrant, engaging exhibition galleries in a distinctive new building, and an expanded and enhanced outdoor re-created Continental Army encampment and Revolution-period farm. The new museum will join Jamestown Settlement as one of the nation’s premier living-history museums telling the story of America’s beginnings. The Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation is proud to be a sponsor for the 2015 convention. For more information on the new museum, contact Susan Bak, email@example.com or visit www.historyisfun.org.
Known for jazz, barbecue and fountains, Kansas City is a creative community that prides itself on good times and friendly, fun-loving people. The city’s cool, cultural vibe is inspired by a thriving arts scene, one-of-kind museums and fantastic shopping. Pack your bags and discover something unique and unexpected in Kansas City. Learn more at www.VisitKC.com.
TravMedia is the travel industry’s global media network and the world’s largest online news portal for travel media and travel industry professionals. With offices in ten countries, TravMedia provides a social network for business, that unites more than 25,000 registered journalists and 15,000 travel professionals globally. TravMedia have powered the Online Pressroom for the SATW Convention for the past four years and introduced their cutting-edge appointment scheduling system for Media Marketplace at last year’s convention in Iceland. TravMedia are also proud media and technology partners for Brand USA, the United States Destination Marketing Organization, and U.S. Travel Associations premier annual trade show, IPW.
Closing Night Celebration Sponsor
TripIt from Concur, the world’s highest-rated travel-organizing app, instantly creates a master itinerary for every trip, giving you instant access to all your travel plans in one place—any time, on any device. To get started, simply forward flight, hotel, rental car and restaurant confirmation emails to firstname.lastname@example.org. TripIt Pro has all the organizing power of TripIt, plus extra features for stress-free travel, like real-time flight alerts, seat tracking, refund notifications and more. For more information on how TripIt organizes and delights more than 11 million travelers worldwide, please visit us at tripit.com.
Conference Bag Sponsor
Scenic is the leader in true all-inclusive, luxury river cruising. At Scenic, when we say all-inclusive, we mean it – the most of any river cruise line. From complimentary drinks all day, all shore excursions & private events… the list of inclusions is long. Also included is our state-of-the-art Scenic Space Ships – which include up to 6 dining venues, WiFi throughout, and a private balcony on 84% of the cabins. www.scenicusa.com