Join us for AzLTA’s Tourism Talk Virtual Webinar Series! Our October series will explore how the industry is reimagining customer experiences and the future of group and business travel.

WEBINAR SCHEDULE

WEEK 1

Wednesday
OCT 14
2:00 PM

How the Tourism Industry has Reimagined the Customer Experience

Description
The tourism industry has been resilient and innovative in response to COVID-19. Join industry leaders as they share the health and safety protocols that have been implemented to keep customers and employees safe.

Panelists

Greg Charbeneau

VP & General Manager,
OdySea Aquarium

Lawrence Cuculic

SVP & General Counsel,
Best Western Hotels & Resorts

Rob Linde

General Manager,
Arizona Snowbowl

Moderator

Brent DeRaad

President & CEO,
Visit Tucson

WEEK 2

Wednesday
OCT 28
2:00 PM

The Future of Group and
Business Travel

Description
Business and group travel is a key economic driver for our state. With large scale events on hold, leaders are preparing for when business and group travel can resume safely. Hear from local experts on best practices that are being implemented and how the industry is preparing for the return of large events.

Panelists

John Chan

Director,
Phoenix Convention Center & Venues

Julie Giese

President,
Phoenix Raceway

Jason Rowley

President & CEO,
Phoenix Suns

Tom Sadler

President & CEO,
Arizona Sports and Tourism Authority

Moderator

Kim Sabow

President & CEO,
Arizona Lodging & Tourism Association

Membership & Industry Resources

#TourismTalk

Questions
Karin Jimenez, VP, Industry Relations
602.604.0729
kjimenez@azlta.com

Media Inquiries
Lorna Romero, President, Elevate Strategies AZ
480.231.8930
lorna@elevatestrategiesaz.com

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Questions? Email info@azlta.com