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ASTA Announces Two International Membership Incentives

ASTA Announces Two International Membership Incentives ( In order to increase its reach and to make it even easier for travel professionals across the globe to take advantage of membership, ASTA is offering two incentives to international travel professionals who join the Society. ASTA is pleased to announce a $50 discount on international travel agent member first year dues (usually $365 USD), compliments of Marriot. In addition, international suppliers who join ASTA will receive a list of up to 100 U.S.-based travel agent contacts from the niche or location of their choice at no cost (an $80 USD value).
“ASTA provides its members with unparalleled business and global networking opportunities," said ASTA President and CEO Cheryl Hudak, CTC. “ASTA values its international members and strives to further global networking for travel agents in the future through international contacts. Through this special promotion, we are pleased to further support the professionalism and growth of the travel industry."
With ASTA membership, members are able to:
• increase the amount and quality of direct international business contacts. Those business relationships can quickly be converted to increased business.
• acquire access to exclusive business building tools. ASTA's WebExchange is a member-only, business-to-business communication tool. It allows members to advertise their services and products for free.
• obtain consumer access and travel agent referrals through listings in the online member directory.
• develop international consumer business through Trip Request, ASTA's consumer vacation planning tool (
• gain immediate international identification and endorsement with the ASTA logo.
• collect valuable industry information. ASTA issues daily, weekly and monthly news, analysis and reports only to members.
• have inside access to ASTA international and domestic meetings.
• become a recognized part of their local travel community through their national ASTA chapter.
• access the most current industry information.
• reach 60,000 potential buyers monthly with an online supplier directory listing on ASTA's Buyers Guide, a dynamic resource that uses powerful search engine technology to cut through the clutter of traditional search engines results. No matter the size of the business, members can put their company in front of industry professionals for a fraction of the cost of annual pay-per-click campaigns.
For more information or to join, contact Bethany Mills at href="">, or visit .
The mission of the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) is to facilitate the business of selling travel through effective representation, shared knowledge and the enhancement of professionalism. ASTA seeks a retail travel marketplace that is profitable and growing and a rewarding field in which to work, invest and do business.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ms. Kristina Rundquist VP, Communications American Society of Travel Agents Phone: (703) 739-8710 E-Mail:

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