Published on : Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Positioned atop the DaVita headquarters with the sight of the Rocky Mountains, the esteemed event witnessed the U.S. Travel Association and Brand USA honor representatives from the world’s highest-volume tour operators and buyers of U.S. travel, and identified their exceptional initiatives in attracting the world to America.
“IPW’s goal is to bring the world to America, and this year’s Chairman’s Circle honourees do all that they can to make that vision a reality,” said U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow.
2018 was the 50th annual IPW of the association and was emceed by travel expert and host of “Places to Love” Samantha Brown.
Entertainment from Colorado musicians Jonathan Barlow and Roger Harmon of the group Tin Brother along with show stopping performance from Face Vocal Band was shown at the special night event.
Vanessa Richards, Excite Holidays’ Head of Marketing and Todd Basham, Head of Global Product Contracting were both present and accepted the award on behalf of the travel wholesaler.
Honorees were selected by the U.S. Travel Association’s Chairman’s Circle-level members, including top U.S. travel businesses and destinations.
To quote Brand USA President and CEO Chris Thompson, “We value the partnership we have with each of tonight’s honorees and appreciate all they do to promote the USA as a top travel destination.”
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