! One more week to Register 

2018 New Mexico True Governor's Conference 
on Hospitality and Tourism

May 6-8, 2018
Mescalero, NM

If you're still thinking about attending the 2018 New Mexico True Governor's Conference on Hospitality and Tourism, there's still time! Registration will be open for one more week, so now's the time to register for the conference!

Check out the lineup of keynotes and breakout sessions you can expect at the 2018 New Mexico True Governor's Conference on Hospitality and Tourism:

Kimber Lanning
Founder, Executive Director
Local First Arizona
Katie Brady
Principal Consultant, Multi-Solution Architect
Experience with Adobe, Marriott International
Rebecca Latham
Cabinet Secretary
New Mexico Tourism Department

Registration closes Friday, April 27

Hotel & Tourism Sales
Hotel & Tourism Marketing
Tourism/Product Development
Monday, May 7
Keys to leading a successful sales team
Monday, May 7
Small Towns, Big Stories
Monday, May 7
Product development - lessons learned from film/television, science and brewing
Tuesday, May 8
Corporate travel a la mode
Tuesday, May 8
Social influencers
Tuesday, May 8
Exploring the future of the visitor guide
Tuesday, May 8
Shortening the sales pipeline
Tuesday, May 8
Crisis communication
Tuesday, May 8
Tribal tourism


Registration closes Friday, April 27

Join us at the AdWallet Hall of Fame Dinner to celebrate the induction of our 2018 class to the New Mexico Tourism Hall of Fame! Registration is still open, but will close this Friday (April 28), so be sure to reserve your seat while registration is still open!

Jill Lane
Executive Director
Anderson-Abruzzo International Balloon Museum Foundation
Dr. Priscilla Bloomquist
School of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management - New Mexico State University

Join us at before the 2018 New Mexico True Governor's Conference on Hospitality and Tourism for some fun! We will be hosting the 3rd Annual Hospitality Golf Tournament to benefit the Hospitality and Tourism Scholarship Fund on Sunday, May 6, at the Inn of the Mountain Gods Championship Golf Course! That evening, we will be touring Ruidoso in our scavenger hunt-themed pub crawl, NMHOPS!

Register a team or as an individual for both events!

Already registered for the Governor's Conference but would like to add your ticket to the Golf Tournament or NMHOPS? Visit the link below to register for either of our Sunday Funday activities!

3rd Annual Hospitality Golf Tournament
Begins at 12:30 pm
New Mexico Hospitality Official Pub Search
Begins at 6:30 pm

Exclusive for Governor's Conference attendees!

Join us at the Rainmakers Resort and Club on Wednesday, May 9, for an exclusive tour and complimentary lunch!

If you are extending your stay after the conference, please join us on Wednesday, May 9th to experience Southern New Mexico's best kept secret. All conference delegates are welcome!


Arrive at Rainmakers Clubhouse
Presentation of Facility and Services
Tour Facility
Complimentary Lunch
1 complimentary glass of wine
10:30 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am
11:30 am
12:00 pm


Please contact Annette Adkins, Director of Membership, to make your reservations: 575-336-7500.

Thank you to our Sponsors!

Title Sponsor

Corporate Sponsors

Community Sponsors

Premier Exhibitors

!  One more week to Register  !