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December 6 - 2022 Travel Spending Data - Door Prizes Announced for NYSTIA Holiday Mixer

NYSTIA Virtual Membership Meeting & Holiday Mixer

Join us on December 15th at 3 PM for a look back on 2022 and insights into what 2023 holds in store, followed by our virtual holiday mixer featuring networking, trivia, prizes, and plenty of fun! Registration is FREE! Register Now.

Door prizes include overnight accommodations and four (4) tickets to SPLASH Indoor Water Park, distilled spirits, wines and more to entertain and set your table for the holidays!

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NYS Travel Spending:

2022 Data Inspires Optimism For 2023

As we approach the end of 2022, I would like to share a look at the data and statistics available to us from the latest release from U.S. Travel's Recovery Insights Dashboard. The data illustrates a story of tourism recovery (and resurgence!) for New York State's tourism industry.  
Before I look at the story told by the data, however, I want to look at the untold story that lies beneath the statistics of recovery - YOUR STORY... Read more...

NYSTIA Market NY Grant Project #134852

2023 Virtual Business Development Co-Op

Put your destination and/or tourism business in front of inbound travel buyers! This program will introduce you to the top DMC’s, international receptive operators, and domestic tour operators based in the major gateways of the United States: New York, Florida, and California. Participate in managed virtual sales calls to develop strategic relationships to grow your business’ distribution networks, all with a New York State focus.
ALON, in partnership with NYSTIA, offers this opportunity as part of the Market New York Grant Project #134852! Learn more.

Diversity, Equality, Accessibility & Inclusion:

Case Study: Visit Rochester's IDEA Committee

At a time of civil unrest within their community as well as across the country, the Team at Visit Rochester utilized the opportunity to create an IDEA (Inclusion-Diversity-Equity-Accessibility) Committee. Partnering with community organizations that are experts in these fields, the Committee's goals are to raise awareness for the hospitality industry on issues and challenges as it relates to these four pillars. Read more.

Member News

Record Level of Clean Energy Jobs Reached in New York State

Governor Kathy Hochul announced that the number of individuals with clean energy jobs in New York State reached a record level of 165,000 workers at the end of 2021, helping to lead New York's COVID-19 economic recovery...Read more.

Reimagined 'ONEDERLAND' Holiday Experience Returns to One World Observatory

One World Observatory has announced the long-awaited return of its holiday activation, “ONEDERLAND.” The cheer-filled, mountaintop-inspired experience will run until January 8...Read more.

Livingston Energy Group & National Grid Cut the Ribbon on Largest EV Charging Station in Upstate NY

The installation of 50 EV charging ports at Van Patten Golf Club is an exciting new amenity for visitors as well as the general public. Guests attending their numerous golf outings...Read more.

Hibercation: Part Hibernation, Part Vacation! Launches Soon in Cayuga County

Local businesses are offering a fresh take on a cozy winter getaway as part of a regional tourism campaign presented by the Cayuga County Office of Tourism and its partners. This campaign, which runs January 15 through March 15, entices...Read more.


The Year in Review and the Year Ahead -Tuesday, December 14 at 2 AM
Phocuswright, the global leader in tourism research and analysis, will join Miles Partnership to jointly present the latest research, analysis and global examples. Learn more & Register.

NYSTIA 2022 Co-Ops:

The Travel Guide Group 'NYS Virtual Consumer Travel Show'
Increase Visitors, Revenue & Economic Impact via Traveler Engagement & Lead Generation with the Travel Guide Group 'NYS Virtual Consumer Travel Show'!
Lock in low $1.35 per lead rate* and added-value benefits for a 3 to 12-month 2023 period, and 200 to 2,000 leads per month. NYSTIA members save up to 73% off!
Sign up now through December 15, 2022 to start your campaign by February 1, 2023 or earlier. Learn more.
ROVA Magazine: NEW April/May + 2023 Program
ROVA reaches an estimated 100,000+ outdoor, camping and RV enthusiasts with its 50,000 circulations! Join the April/May 2023 Multimedia Print/Digital Co-Op Program content on:
  1. Birdwatching
  2. Mountain Biking
  3. Water Sports
Showcase your destinations to the theme of "Enjoying the Magnificent Outdoors in New York State!" Learn more.
NYSTIA's 2022 Co-Op Programs address digital infrastructure, market intelligence, destination management, group travel, and more! 

Job Postings:

Whether you're seeking a new opportunity or sharing one, don't forget about the NYSTIA jobs board! You can also submit your organization's open jobs which we will post on our website and in this newsletter for the general public.

Account Manager, ALON Tourism Solutions

This position is a full-time, challenging, and exciting opportunity for an energetic individual able to work in a hands-on, fast-paced, multi-tasking environment managing all...Read more/Apply.