Roger Dow

  1. A Heartfelt Goodbye to Roger Dow

    Roger joined U.S. Travel in 2005 following a successful 34-year career at Marriott International. Though Roger often joked that he had no experience in lobbying prior to taking on the job as travel’s top advocate, his sharp business acumen, vast network of contacts and decades of experience created a lasting impact on the U.S. travel industry.

    Region:
    USA
    Category:
    Tourism
    The U.S. Travel Association says a heartfelt goodbye to Roger Dow, who is stepping down from his role as president and CEO after 17 incredible years.
  2. Roger Dow to Be Inducted into U.S. Travel Hall of Leaders

    Outgoing president and CEO of the U.S. Travel Association Roger Dow will be the 2022 inductee into U.S. Travel’s Hall of Leaders.
    He will be the 104th travel luminary inducted into the Hall of Leaders, which was established in 1969 with the goal of recognizing “sustained, noteworthy contributions that have positively impacted the travel industry.”

    Region:
    USA
    Category:
    Tourism
    Roger Dow to Be Inducted into U.S. Travel Hall of Leaders
  3. US Lifts Covid-19 Test Requirement for International Travel

    The travel industry cheered the end of the predeparture testing requirement for inbound air travelers, which the Biden administration said would expire June 12.
    Repeal of testing requirement for all inbound air travelers projected to add 5.4 million visitors to U.S. and $9 billion in travel spending through remainder of 2022.

    Region:
    USA
    Category:
    Tourism
    Travel Industry Welcomes Lifting of Pre-departure Testing Requirement for Inbound Air Travelers Following Months of Advocacy.
  4. The IPW 2022 in Orlando ended with the conviction of the recovery of tourism

    In his latest IPW as CEO and CEO of the US Travel Association, Roger Dow highlighted the importance of this meeting in Orlando in restoring incoming travelers to the US, but also highlighted the barriers that remain, including the requirement to anticipate departure for vaccinated air travelers entering the US.

    Region:
    USA
    Category:
    Tourism
    The IPW 2022 in Orlando ended with the conviction of the recovery of tourism