Tom Nutley, chairman of the ITTFA
, comments "This new, updated website reflects the growth in our Association and the global environment in which we all work.
MENATA's executive director Peter Lilley said: 'We very much welcome this partnership with such a respected tourism organisation as ITTFA
. Travel exhibitions have an important role to play in promoting and selling tourism and bringing the travel industry together; objectives MENATA wholeheartedly supports.
Even long-standing shows in traditional markets are re-thinking their operational methods and one key benefit of ITTFA
is that members can swop advice and ideas and discuss methods that are already up and running in other markets.
Tom Nutley, chairman and founder of ITTFA
, said: "All appointments were aimed at strengthening the central administration of ITTFA
and providing a firm base for the continued growth of the association across cultural and international boundaries."
member TIP Alpe-Adria has a connecting theme throughout its 2011 exhibition based on cookery which will highlight the different types of food across the Alpe-Adria region.
member, Alpe-Adria Tourism & Leisure show has clearly played an important role in the development of the Slovenian tourism industry and has recently changed its name, fromTIP Tourism & Leisure Fair, to better reflect the importance of the whole region and its importance and diversity within the tourism industry.
"The organisers of Akwaaba are delighted to belong to the well-respected and influential group of global exhibitions represented by ITTFA
," said Ikechi Uko, CEO of the organising company.
Long term ITTFA
member TTG Incontri, held in Rimini, Italy, has, for example, frozen its rates for 2010.
"Through our members and our cumulative industry knowledge, we have a host of industry contacts that we are now making available to the industry for targeted use," said Tom Nutley, ITTFA
With 2010 full of important sporting events, the International Tourism Trade Fairs Association (ITTFA
) looks at how sports tourism has grown from a niche market into a multi-billion dollar business
International Tourism Trade Fairs Association (ITTFA
), was only too happy to support the initiative and immediately contacted its members and media partners with details of how they could help such a worthy cause.
According to the International Tourism and Trade Fairs Association (ITTFA
), this decision has never been more important as businesses struggle through a period of recession.