About Connect Travel and TourOperatorLand

TourOperatorLand is produced by Connect Travel marketing incoming tourism to and within North America through a variety of specialized events and publishing projects.

TourOperatorLand.com is the only travel site designed to be used by international, domestic and receptive tour operators, travel media, and travel agents researching new ideas for products.

Our Team

Will Seccombe President

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678-987-9930

Jacob "Jake" Steinman Founder and Chairman Emeritus

Shari BaileyVice President, Connect Travel and General Manager, Connect Travel Events

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813-486-4277

Betsy Cooper Director of TourOperatorLand.com and Partner Engagement

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415–728-1085

Becca SmithSenior Director of Marketing & Events

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850-544-5537

Sally DavisManager of Meetings & Events

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850-566-6084

Conor Finneran Senior Sales Manager

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678-987-9953

Tom BerriganManaging Editor/Producer, The Inbound Report

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Laurie Jo Miller Farr Editor, The Travel Vertical

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Travel Planning Website & Publication

TourOperatorLand

The only travel site designed to be used by international, domestic and receptive tour operators, travel media, and travel agents researching new ideas for products.


TourOperatorLand Magazine - Print Edition

An annual tour planning directory and print companion piece to TourOperatorLand distributed to all Pow Wow attendees and mailed to qualified domestic and inbound receptive tour operators.

http://www.touroperatorland.com/magazine.


Travel E-Newsletters

The Inbound Report (Established 1996)

A weekly online newsletter covering news, trends, and research on the leading inbound tourism markets.
Target audience: North American-based destinations, suppliers and receptive tour operators.

www.inboundreport.com.


The Connect Travel Newsletter

Weekly stories curated exclusively for digital tourism marketers.

https://thetravelvertical.com/.


Contact Us

Connect Travel
15 Technology Pkwy. S.
Suite 250
Norcross, GA 30092

Phone: 770-582-9700
Email: info@ConnectTravel.com

The content on this website is provided by local DMOs and attractions. TourOperatorLand is not responsible for the accuracy of the content.


Connect Travel Events

Active America-China (Established in 2009)
Hilton San Diego Bayfront San Diego, CA

An annual product development show that brings together top Chinese tour operators with invited suppliers and destinations to develop new tour opportunities.

www.activeamericachina.net.


Active America-China Receptive Edition (AACRE)
Hilton San Gabriel, San Gabriel, CA

An annual product development show that brings together Chinese Receptive Tour operators with invited suppliers and destintions to develop new tour opportunities.

www.activeamericachina.net/receptive-edition/.


Connect THRIVE Summit
InterContinental San Juan, Puerto Rico

Connect THRIVE Summit is focused on community development through LGBTQ travel, sports, and entertainment. This one-of-a-kind marketing summit features dynamic general sessions and networking events alongside a series of pre-scheduled, one-on-one connections between destinations, resorts, hotels, attractions, domestic and international tour operators and travel agents, sports rights holders, media, marketers and brands.

https://the-thrive-summit.com/.


Connect Travel Marketplace
Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center, Kissimmee, FL

Connect Travel Marketplace is the can’t-miss international travel show where North American Suppliers will meet with international tour operators during pre-scheduled one-on-one Marketplace appointments.

https://connecttravel.com/events/marketplace/.


Connect Marketing Leadership Summit
Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center, Kissimmee, FL

Marketing Leadership Summit features a robust educational program focusing on the trends and technologies that will transform tourism marketing in the next three to five years along with pre-scheduled, one-on-one Marketplace appointments between North American suppliers and marketers.

https://connectmarketinglive.com/leadershipsummit/.


eTourism Summit
Hyatt Regency Seattle, Seattle, WA

Join fellow destinations and suppliers at the 20th anniversary of eTS to get up to the minute examples of the latest applications, practices and innovations in digital media.

www.etourismsummit.com.


RTO Summit West/East/Florida

A marketplace and conference bringing together Receptive tour operators with destinations and suppliers.

www.rtosummit.com.

RTO Summit West
Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey, CA
RTO Summit East
Grand Hyatt New York, New York, NY
RTO Summit Florida
Omni Orlando Resort @ ChampionsGate, ChampionsGate, FL

For more information please visit, www.rtosummit.com.


TravelAbility Summit
Omni Orlando Resort @ ChampionsGate, ChampionsGate, FL

A business to business event that will bring together destinations, airports, attractions, travel providers with accessible product innovators with the purpose of spurring further ideas and products that will make travel easier for those with physical, behavioral and cognitive disabilities. Our goal: making destinations accessible to everyone.

www.TravelAbilitySummit.com.

Our Partners