About NAJ and TourOperatorLand (formerly theTourOperator.com)

TourOperatorLand (formerly thetouroperator.com) is produced by NAJ (North American Journeys) which has been marketing incoming tourism to and within North America since 1992 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

Jacob "Jake" Steinman Founder and CEO, North American Journeys

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Sofia Williamsson Chief Operating Officer

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Liz Porter Marketing Director, Editor: TourOperatorLand Magazine

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Betsy Cooper Tour Operator Community Manager/Marketing

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Iris Sandhkuhler Content Manager

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Tom Berrigan Managing Editor, INBOUND Report

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Carolyn Koenig NAJ Newsletter Associate Editor

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Kiko Chen Director, China; East West Marketing Group
(Recruiting agent for Active America China)

Rob Shultz Design Director

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Sarika Sheth Hotel Procurement Director

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Laurie Farr Managing Editor, Something Brief

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NAJ Publishing Projects

TourOperatorLand (formerly known as TheTourOperator.com) An annual tour planning directory and companion piece to TourOperatorLand distributed to all IPW attendees and mailed to qualified domestic and international tour operators.

The Inbound Report, 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.

The NAJ Newsletter, a monthly online newsletter located at www.TourOperatorLand.com, which covers trends and news about suppliers, destinations and receptive operators.


Events and Conferences

Active America-China
April 23-25, 2017
Hilton Hotel, Portland, OR

(Established in 2009). An annual product development show that brings together top Chinese tour operators with invited suppliers and destinations to develop new tour opportunities.

For more information please visit: www.activeamericachina.net.


eTourism Summit
Oct. 20-21, 2016
San Francisco, CA

A travel industry conference and marketplace that focuses on e-commerce and marketing international tourism. Attendees includes suppliers such as airlines, rent a car companies, hotels, attractions etc, as well as destination marketing organizations.

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


eTourism Labs
Mar. 14-15, 2017
Hilton Penn’s Landing, Philadelphia, PA


RTO Summit West/East/Orlando

A marketplace and conference bringing together west coast/east coast tour operators with destinations and suppliers.

RTO Summit West
Feb. 8-9, 2017
Ritz Carlton, Marina Del Rey, CA
RTO Summit East
May 15-17, 2017
Wyndham New Yorker Hotel, NYC.
RTO Summit Orlando
Nov. 15-16, 2016
B Resort & Spa, Orlando, FL

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


Contact Us

North American Journeys
2658 Bridgeway #202
Sausalito, CA 94965

Phone: 415 339 0578
Fax: 415 339 0582

Email: info@visitnaj.com

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