The Rupert Report
From the Desk of AIANTA's CEO
February 14, 2022
Kainoa Daines, Conference Emcee at AITC 2021
shares a moment with CEO Sherry L. Rupert

AIANTA Highlights for the Coming Week
Sponsor Go International
April 19-20, 2022
AIANTA’s annual two-day Go International is designed to help indigenous tourism businesses build better travel packages. Expert speakers and hands-on presentations showcase how to build itineraries, how to attract domestic and international group travelers and how to work with global tour operators.

As a sponsor of the Sixth Annual Go International, you will have the opportunity to promote your organization throughout the event. Your organization will also be featured on and on all AIANTA social media platforms leading up to and throughout the event.

Share Your Success! AIANTA is Accepting Speaker Proposals for AITC
Deadline to Apply: April 29, 2022
AIANTA is now accepting speaker proposals for breakout sessions during the 24th Annual American Indian Tourism Conference (AITC) scheduled for October 24-27, 2022 in partnership with the Rincon Band of Luiseño Indians at Harrah’s Resort Southern California.

AIANTA is Now Hiring for Two Positions
AIANTA is seeking energetic, responsible and highly-motivated individuals to serve in the following two positions:

The deadline to apply for both positions is Friday, February 18, 2022.
Deadline Extended: Renew Your AIANTA Membership
February 28, 2022

AIANTA has a few of our proprietary Apache dancer thumb drives remaining so we are extending our membership renewal deadline.

If you join AIANTA or renew your membership by February 28, 2022, you can still receive a thumb drive.

Upcoming Webinars

Webinar: Working with the International Trade
February 15, 2022; 10 a.m. MST
Through this webinar presented by Brand USA, attendees will learn the importance of international marketing and how to work with the international travel trade.

More Upcoming Webinars

International Market Opportunities: Understanding the UK, German and Italian Tourism Market
February 22, 2022; 10 a.m. MST

SDSU/AIANTA Information Session on Certificate in CTTE II
February 28, 2022; 10 a.m. MST

Globalize Your Website
March 22, 2022: 10:00 a.m. MDT

(See you later, Northern Paiute)

Sherry L. Rupert, Chief Executive Officer
American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association
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