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ASTA chastises Obama over agent comments

ASTA chastises Obama over agent comments

The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) has come out in strong support of the travel agency industry following a statement from US president Barack Obama. Obama claimed earlier this week the internet had replaced many jobs, among them travel agents, while speaking at a town hall meeting in Atkinson, Illinois.

ASTA announces election results

ASTA announces election results

24 July 2011 Press Release Organisations & Operators

ASTA has announced its election results. Elected national directors-at-large who will serve for a two-year term are Lois Howes; John I. Lovell, CTC;  Scott Pinheiro; and Karl Rosen, all elected to their first two-year term; and Nina Meyer, CTC, MCC, DS, elected to her second two-year term. National directors serving the second year of their two-year terms are Susan H. Aft, ACC; Laura Rodriguez-Verbera; Chris Russo; and Carol Wagner.