U.S. Travel Industry Leaders Met with Australian Minister for Tourism
January 27, 2010
A group of travel industry leaders met with Australian Minister for Tourism Martin Ferguson to discuss international tourism issues and tourist traffic between the United States and Australia. In addition to the Minister, Australian tourism policy leaders from the Australian Embassy in Washington, DC, and the national government in Canberra met with travel executives from the American Society of Travel Agents, the National Tour Association, the Student & Youth Travel Association, and the U S Travel Association.
Pictured above are Bill Maloney, President, ASTA; Claudia Mansfield Sutton, Executive Director, SYTA; Steve Richer, Public Affairs Advocate, NTA; the Honorable Martin Ferguson, Australian Minister of Tourism; and Bruce Bommarito, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, US Travel.