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ATTA assists organizations throughout the world to connect with the adventure travel industry, learn what’s happening in the world of adventure travel, promote local adventure tourism, and secure ATTA assistance for special initiatives that benefit both your interests and those of the greater adventure travel community. Plus, your investment in the ATTA helps us pursue initiatives that drive industry-wide growth.
Membership benefits include:
FAM tour promotional opportunities
FAM opportunities can be posted within The Hub and accessed by all members as well as promoted through Prosper e-newsletter. Additional promotional opportunities are available in conjunction with larger partnership/sponsor agreements. The ATTA will work with you to promote your FAM tour to our list of adventure travel media and appropriate tour operators.
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.
Discounted tour operator memberships
You can offer a number of discounted ATTA Memberships for select tour operators within your region. This allows you to provide local business partners with a low-cost benefit, helps drive tourism in your area, and expands your destination’s networking abilities and communications opportunities.
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.
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.
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 feature your destination on www.Adventure.Travel
This website compiles operators, destinations and high quality content into one searchable site for consumers. Submitted “feature destination” articles may showcase a special region or a favorite adventure, and many will end up featured on the site’s home page.
- 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]). Upon joining, your organization will be sent a version of the ATTA Values Statement geared for your clientele – we encourage you to display it and the ATTA member logo prominently as this signifies that your organization is committed to the travel industry.
*If you work with a PR firm please forward alerts to them to assist you in your response.
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.
AdventureEDU Online Course Discounts
AdventureEDU provides training for governments, associations and individual companies seeking to deliver the best adventure travel experiences in a safe and sustainable practice. ATTA Members receive an $80 discount on all courses.
Topics include 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.
ATTA Members travel for business to attend trade shows and business meetings frequently throughout the year. As such, the ATTA has worked with the hotel group members to offer discounted accommodation options in key metropolitan cities in North America, New York City and internationally.
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).
Looking for sponsorship opportunities? If you are interested in strategic access to and connectivity with the adventure travel industry, email or call us today at [email protected] or 1-360-805-3131.
To learn more about how your organization can benefit from ATTA Membership today, contact:
- Rebeca Yanez (Latin America)
- Gabi Assis (Brazil)
- Chris Doyle (Northern & Western Europe)
- Gergana Nikolova (Eastern Europe)
- Meredith Guzy (US Midwest/Eastern States, Canada & Oceania)
- Hilary Lewkowitz (US Mountain States & Africa)
- Sarah Pickard (US Western States, Asia & Everywhere else)
Updated: July 2013 – Membership benefits are subject to change without notice