Roger Dow

  1. U.S. Travel Expresses Extreme Disappointment on Relief Talks Ending

    “With millions of Americans suffering, it is woefully shortsighted to end relief negotiations. New data from Tourism Economics shows that, without immediate aid, 50% of all travel-supported jobs will be lost by December — an additional loss of 1.3 million jobs", Roger Dow said.

    Region:
    USA
    Category:
    Tourism
    U.S. Travel Expresses Extreme Disappointment on Relief Talks Ending
  2. US: Travel CEOs Urge Federal Action on COVID-19 Testing

    The letter stresses that a sustained recovery will depend on a comprehensive set of measures to provide relief, protection and stimulus for U.S. employers, but says that testing should be incorporated in the next legislative package — specifically the TEST Act that has been introduced in the Senate.

    Region:
    USA
    Category:
    Tourism
    US: Travel CEOs Urge Federal Action on COVID-19 Testing
  3. Roger Dow: Aggressive Federal Intervention Needed for Travel Industry

    The U.S. Travel Association is calling for a new bailout package to save an industry on pace to shrink by $1.2 trillion this year. The industry association submitted a proposal this week to the White House and the U.S. Congress that outlines sweeping measures needed to save an industry it says has lost 51% of its workforce this, a figure that represents 38% of all jobs lost in the U.S.

    Region:
    USA
    Category:
    Tourism
    Roger Dow: Aggressive Federal Intervention Needed for Travel Industry
  4. Disney Springs is open: Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando, and SeaWorld to begin presenting reopening plans

    Disney Springs has reopened their doors today, but not all restaurants and shops will open.
    Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando, and SeaWorld will begin presenting their reopening plans on Thursday, Orange County officials said.
    Vice President Mike Pence met with industry leaders and Gov. Ron DeSantis Wednesday to talk about reopening Florida.

    Region:
    USA
    Category:
    Tourism
    Disney Springs is open: Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando, and SeaWorld to begin presenting reopening plans
  5. U.S. Travel Industry Recognizes World’s Top Travel Buyers

    Honorees are recognized for their significant inbound travel contributions to the U.S. from their respective markets. Nominations are based on a combination of factors such as customer volume, revenues and unique marketing campaigns promoting America to travelers around the globe.

    Region:
    USA
    Category:
    Tourism
    U.S. Travel Industry Recognizes World’s Top Travel Buyers