2016 Wyoming Hospitality & Tourism Fall Summit
September 21-23, 2016
Wyoming Travel Industry Coalition’s mission is to increase the economic impact of the travel industry in Wyoming, provide resources for training, communication, education and acts as one voice for the tourism industry on legislative and government issues affecting the industry.
The Wyoming Travel Industry Coalition represents 75 organizations and related companies such as industry trade associations, chambers of commerce, lodging tax boards, events and attractions.
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Wyoming Tourism Unveils New
Creative Strategy and Marketing Campaign
Through an integrated creative strategy, “That’s WY,” WOT will expand the state’s marketing approach to reach new audiences and support greater awareness in existing markets. The “That’s WY” creative strategy is designed to connect audiences on a deeper emotional level and capture the epic intimacy Wyoming visitors feel while traveling the state. Read More »
Importance of Wyoming's 2016 Election
You may have already seen newspaper ad’s declaring someone in your community running for the Wyoming legislature. Perhaps your legislators are long-standing members of either the Wyoming house or senate. Maybe your legislators are just completing their first term and are seeking re-election. In every single instance, the importance of knowing whom in your district is running and their position on Wyoming’s tourism and hospitality industry cannot be overstated. Read More »
Save the Date! Wyoming Tourism & Hospitality Fall Summit
The 2016 Wyoming Hospitality and Tourism Fall Summit will be held at the beautiful Jackson Lake Lodge from September 21-22, 2016! In addition to the annual summit, the 6th annual WLRA Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, September 23, 2016 at the magnificent Jackson Hole Golf and Tennis Club. This year’s conference and tournament represent a tremendous opportunity to engage with industry leaders from across the state while enjoying your stay in Grand Teton National Park during the centennial of the National Park Service. Please watch for a separate save the date email with specific room block information in the coming days.
2015 Tourism Success Featured in the
Wyoming Business Report
In February Wyoming’s tourism industry was highlighted in a four-page insert in the Wyoming Business Report. The feature showcased the success of the 2015 campaign, looked ahead to the National Park Centennial, discussed expansion of international marketing programs and showcased progress on the new Wyoming Office of Tourism website re-design. It is a tremendous piece that was distributed state-wide and can be found HERE.
Yellowstone Named One of Lonely Planet's Top Destinations
Lonely Planet, a national travel media company, has named Yellowstone National Park in northwestern Wyoming the No. 3 travel destination in the United States for 2016. Yellowstone, established in 1872, is the world's first national park and has the distinction of being home to the largest collection of mammals in the contiguous United States, as well as the world's largest collection of geysers. Read More »
The Wind River Visitors Council partners with Fremont County's Museum again in 2016 to Promote Tourism
The Fremont County Museums (Dubois Museum, Pioneer Museum in Lander and Riverton Museum) created the Adventure Trek Series in 2015. Each museum felt it was an important to allow visitors the chance to explore the history, culture and geology that exists outside the museum's walls and have contributed so much to the development of the region. During the first year of the programs existence the three museums conducted 19 Adventure Treks to 16 different locations. The Museums served nearly 350 visitors on the treks from both inside and outside of Fremont County. Read More »
Don't forget about WTIC's Shipping Program
In an ongoing effort to provide our members with the money saving tools you need to be successful, the Wyoming Travel Industry Coalition is pleased to offer a new FREE member benefit for shipping services —managed by PartnerShip®. PartnerShip delivers customized shipping solutions to over 17,000 businesses nationwide and has been recognized as the industry leader in helping businesses reduce shipping costs since 1989. PartnerShip saves businesses money on every shipment, every time. Read More »