The Oklahoma Travel Industry Association invites you to actively contribute in building a progressive and prosperous future for tourism in Oklahoma. Your support of the tourism industry, through OTIA membership, provides benefits and training for tourism-related businesses and citizens throughout Oklahoma. It also helps us monitor and protect tourism industry interests at the state capitol and nationally through our affiliation with the U.S. Travel Association.
For organizations who want advanced recognition, the opportunity to partner with OTIA at events throughout the year, and additional marketing opportunities, Major Tourism Partner Membership may be for you.
A Major Tourism Partner Membership is $2,500, and includes:
One year Oklahoma Travel Industry Association, Oklahoma Restaurant Association, and Oklahoma Hotel & Lodging Association memberships
Recognition as Major Partnering Sponsor of Oklahoma Conference on Tourism & RedBud Awards, which includes
exhibit space ($750 value)
2 registrations (value $295 ea.)
additional registrations discounted to $210 each (reflects 30% discount)
full page ad in program
recognition onsite and in advance and post conference promotion, newsletters, announcements, and complimentary post-conference attendee list
Lt. Governor Travel & Tourism Summit programs sponsorship including 2 complimentary registrations, with logo and name featured as a “Major Tourism Contributor”
Listed as industry partner on OTIA website year-round with direct link to your website
Recognition in OTIA’s quarterly newsletters
One complimentary registration for "A Tasteful Affair" Legislative Reception, held annually during the first week of the legislative session
The Oklahoma Conference on Tourism is an annual event that helps Oklahoma's tourism industry work together to grow our attractions and communities. The Oklahoma Conference on Tourism is held in conjunction with the RedBud Awards.
As you may be aware, the White House released its much-anticipated infrastructure proposal on February 12, which sets the stage for action on Capitol Hill. Improving and modernizing our nation's travel infrastructure is a long-held priority that U.S. Travel shares with many elected officials. A summary of the administration's proposal is available here, and an outline of several travel-related provisions can be found here.
The hospitality industry is the driving force in Oklahoma’s economy, generating enormous tax revenues, providing jobs for hundreds of thousands of Oklahomans, and giving time and money back to their communities. OTIA members recently visited with legislators to show them the economic impact our industry has on the state and distributed an Oklahoma Hospitality Industry "At a Glance" leave-behind.
America’s travel industry remains strong and poised for growth in 2018. In this video message, U.S. Travel President and CEO Roger Dow reflects on last year's successes and challenges and looks forward to key opportunities ahead.