The Texas Explorer
Your Travel & Tourism Industry Update
October 5, 2011
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Texas Travel Industry Association
3345 Bee Caves Road, Ste. 102A
Austin, Texas 78746
TTIA's Golf Tournament
Sign Up Your Foursome - Register Now! 


It's Not Too Late To Register Your Foursome! Join us in Fort Worth on October 21st for the 3rd Annual American Airlines Charity Golf Tournament benefiting the educational programs and scholarships of TTIA and the Texas Tourism Foundation.


For sponsorship info, click here.


For questions about the tournament, prize donations, or sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jennifer Roush, TTIA Director of Events, at 512-328-8842 or 

Partners In The Park For Fall
TTIA's Partners In The Park tickets are still available for three of our top attractions.  
Enjoy the Fall offerings at Six Flags Over Texas and Six Flags Fiesta Texas, including Fright Fest & Holiday in the Park.  
Take an underground adventure through the caves of Natural Bridge Caverns.
And remember, U.S. Postage is FREE on all Ticket Orders!  Visit the Partners in the Park website for more information.
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The 2011 Texas Travel Summit is in the books!  And as we prepare for the 2012 Texas Travel Summit, we encourage attendees & exhibitors to complete the Surveys sent out last week.  

We have also compiled a Wrap Up Report on the 2011 Texas Travel Summit. Did your tweet or comment make it into the report?!  As always, wee welcome feedback and suggestions from our members.  Let us know if you have suggestions for future Summit conferences. 

Thank you for joining us in San Antonio!
U.S. Travel Association's Marketing Outlook Forum
Navigating New Terrain - Fort Worth - Oct 26-27 


In these tough times, every dollar spent must be justified, which is why you can't afford to miss U.S. Travel's Marketing Outlook Forum, October 26-27 at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel. 


Only Marketing Outlook Forum gives you the market intelligence and strategies needed to Navigate New Terrain and drive results. By registering, you will hear from more than 30 of the nation's top travel forecasters, economists, marketing experts, and analysts -representing big names like the Corporation for Travel Promotion, Wyndham Hotels, American Airlines, Universal Orlando, Smith Travel Research, and more. 


Don't miss your opportunity to get a jump on the coming year. Your bottom line depends on it!

To register, visit our website.
Organizational Changes
There have been some organizational changes at TTIA.  Membership questions can be sent to Jennifer Baker or David Teel, or call our office at 512-328-8842.
TTIA is planning more webinars for later this year and throughout 2012.  

If you have a topic that you would like for us to consider OR you would like to present a Webinar, please send that recommendation to Janice Langlinais.



Chair's Circle

 American Airlines

Dallas Cowboys Football Club

Landry's, Inc.

Madden Media

SeaWorld San Antonio


Board Circle

 Schlitterbahn Waterparks

Traders Village


President's Circle

Austin Convention Center

Phillips Entertainment, Inc.