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November 15: The New NYSTIA Website is Here!

The New NYSTIA Website is Here!

Welcome to our new and improved website!
The new site features a unique tourism resources and insights section, an updated events schedule, a modernized and responsive home page, and more! It represents a major investment in time and resources to better prepare NYSTIA to serve our members in the future. Be sure to check out the detailed introduction from Rachele Markle who spearheaded the project for NYSTIA, and Bren Jobe, who led the Corporate Communications team in developing the site with us.
We welcome you to explore all areas of the new website and share your feedback with Rachele at With every new launch there are bound to be some bumps in the road, so if you find anything needing our attention, please let her know. Visit the New Website

NYSTIA Market NY Grant Project #134852

2023 B2B Virtual Business Development Co-Op -
Registration is Open!

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.

Member News

ALON Marketing Group Rebranded to Alon tourism Solutions
"As we continue to deliver our promise to be 'Your Connection to Tourism Success', we wanted to refresh our branding to display the innovative and forward-thinking company that we are! We look forward to continuing to work with you to...Read more.
Completion of the Riverwalk Illumination Project Announced
The New York Department of State and the City of Jamestown announced the completion of the Riverwalk Illumination Project in downtown Jamestown...Read more.
New York State Canal Corporation Seeks Partners for 2023 'On the Canals Excursions'
The New York State Canal Corporation has announced a request for qualifications (RFQ) seeking providers to join the fourth consecutive year of New York State's On the Canals excursions program...Read more.
LEGOLAND® New York Installs New Livingston Charge port Electric Vehicle Chargers
LEGOLAND® New York Resort is ensuring guests with electric vehicles can focus on having fun while their vehicles charge during their bricktastic day! The Goshen theme park...Read more.
Finger Lakes Visitors Connection Announces Experience Grant Fund to Improve Accessibility for All
Finger Lakes Visitors Connection is kicking off Round Two of its Visitor Experience Fund grant program, expanding 2022-2023 funding to private sector businesses and organizations who are actively marketing to attract out-of-town visitors...Read more.


State of the American Traveler - Destination Management Edition-Tuesday, November 15 at 3 PM
Destination Analysts' custom research explores how U.S. travelers see the impact of tourism on destinations and their local communities as well as how the travel experience could...Learn More/Register
The Year in Review and the Year Ahead -Tuesday, December 4 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.


New Yorker Approve Prop 1!

Last week, New Yorkers across the state overwhelmingly voted to pass Prop 1, delivering a monumental victory for clean water, healthy air, and good jobs for generations to come. Read the coalition statement from Vote Yes for Clean Water and Jobs.


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.
NYSTIA's 2022 Co-Op Programs address digital infrastructure, market intelligence, destination management, group travel, and more! 


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.