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ATTA membership helps your company grow, lowers the cost of operation, provides educational resources, and creates awareness of what is happening in the industry. Additionally, your investment in the ATTA helps us to pursue initiatives to drive industry-wide growth and responsible travel practices.
Membership benefits include:
Access to ATTA’s Member Community The HUB
Access for your company leadership to the ATTA Members only social networking website, ‘The HUB’. This online network of adventure travel executives allows you to post photos and video, engage in blogs and industry-affecting discussions, and network with peers, media, and more from around the globe – all year long. The HUB also serves as your most effective tool to access the rest of your ATTA benefits.
Adventure Travel World Summit
Members receive priority access to and knowledge of World Summit locations, agenda, speakers, adventures, and partner opportunities. These trade-only annual events are outstanding opportunities to connect with adventure travel operators, media and industry service providers from around the globe.
ATTA Regional Events
Invitations to regional events and gatherings where members network, discuss, share, learn, innovate and grow.
Primary Access to ATTA Marketplace Events and FAM Tours
As a member, you receive special notifications of upcoming B2B meetings and FAM tour opportunities.
ATTA facilitates relationships between journalists worldwide, in trade/industry and consumer print, broadcast and web-based mediums – both within the tourism industry and mainstream media by helping to pair media with the appropriate members based on specific media-driven queries.*
Opportunity to list your company and consumer content on www.Adventure.Travel**
This website compiles operators, trips, traveler reviews, photos, videos and more into one searchable site for consumers, who will be directed to the operators’ websites. ATTA Members that do not offer tours are listed in the ‘Resources’ pages. An international print and web advertising campaign, search engine optimization efforts, and public relations help drive traffic.
- Your organization’s New Member Profile will reach more than 20,000 industry professionals and will be published on www.adventuretravel.biz, www.adventuretravelnews.com, Facebook and Twitter.
- Opportunity to submit your press releases in AdventureTravelNews NOW™
Public Relations Services
Make sure your news gets read online:
- 30% off press release distribution at TravMedia.com
- 10% off new contracts with Adventure Travel Media Source
Online Member Directory Listing
Your organization and its URL is listed on the ATTA’s web site at www.adventuretravel.biz. This site is consistently mentioned in global news and industry updates and consistently lists on first page results in Google.
ATTA Brand Value
Members of the ATTA strive to the values set forth within the ATTA Values Statement ([English] [Spanish] [Portuguese] [Chinese] [Arabic]). For travelers, this establishes companies baring the ‘ATTA Member’ insignia as a reputable provider of travel. Additionally, your organization will be sent a version of the ATTA Values Statement geared for your clientele – we encourage you to display it prominently.
* If you work with a PR firm please forward alerts to them to assist you in your response.
** Tourism organizations often have more than one brand or product line that they own and operate. At this time, ATTA offers multiple platforms on which members can promote their offerings, but these opportunities are limited to one brand per membership (i.e. one brand name and web URL per membership).
Industry Research Reports
ATTA’s state of the adventure travel industry research reports track customer demographics, customer interests, industry trends and more.
AdventureTravelNews™ and the member-only Prosper e-newsletters
Monthly publications distributed to ATTA members featuring:
- Industry news, announcements, and updates
- Trends and topics impacting the adventure travel industry
- ATTA Members-only news releases and announcements
- Business, marketing and publicity solutions and Resources
- New Member Benefits & Perspectives from your peers
- Adventure articles, gear recommendations and more
ATTA Members Only Tune In Webinars
Free access to online ‘Webinars’. Experts within and outside of the industry discuss subjects important to improving your business. Recordings of previous Webinars are available on The HUB.
Legal Document Templates
Designed to give ATTA tour operator members a foundation upon which to draft custom documents that accurately reflect your company’s policies and practices.
Business primers on topics including publicity generation, environmental best practices and more.
Member Polls & Surveys
Participate in and have access to data gathered from QuickPolls and surveys to the ATTA Member base regarding industry trends, marketing challenges, business solutions and more.
Adventure Travel World Summit registration discounts
Discounted pricing on each of your organization’s Adventure Travel World Summit registrations. These trade-only annual events are outstanding opportunities to connect with adventure travel operators, media, and industry service providers from around the globe.
Receive discounts and unique opportunities for advertising in remnant space and special adventure travel issues in Men’s Journal, National Geographic Traveler, Backpacker, Archaeology, AFAR, TNT Magazine and more.
Outdoor/travel gear discounts for your staff:
Outdoor/travel gear and apparel discounts for your staff. Access more than 200 brands, such as Eagle Creek, KEEN, ExOfficio, Briggs and Riley and many more. (Please note that regional restrictions may apply.)
Save 30% on online education on courses offered by MatadorU. MatadorU’s programs provide a comprehensive 12-week online education in travel journalism and the fundamentals of digital storytelling.
Save up to 32% off UPS Express air and international shipments, with discounts included in all shipping methods for ATTA members whose businesses are based in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the United Kingdom.
50% discount on annual subscription rates at TravMedia.com.
Travel Show Exhibitor Discounts
Ongoing partnerships with trade and consumer show organizers allow ATTA members discounted or extended early bird rates for exhibition space.
Client Evacuation & Travel Insurance Affiliate Programs
Opportunity for ATTA members to work with Global Rescue and World Nomads on partnership opportunities helping businesses protect their travelers.
ATTA preferred providers can assist with credit card processing, e-commerce transactions, mobile payments, currency conversion, global payment services, market commentary and more. (Please note that regional restrictions may apply.)
Job Postings on the Adventure Career Center
40% off job postings with visibility via the Adventure Travel Trade Association’s prominent websites and email presence.
Loyalty Program Management
Free Premier Membership to UsingMiles.com (USD$29.99 value).
To learn more about how your organization can benefit from ATTA Membership today, contact:
- Rebeca Yanez (Latin America)
- Gabi Assis (Brazil)
- Ulrika Larsson (Northern & Western Europe)
- Gergana Nikolova (Eastern Europe)
- Meredith Guzy (US Midwest/Eastern States, Canada & Oceania)
- Hilary Sgalitzer (US Mountain States & Africa)
- Sarah Pickard (US Western States, Asia & Everywhere else)
Updated: July 2013 – Membership benefits are subject to change without notice