SoCal ASTA Diamond Awards April 25th & CTC Scholarships

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MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR APRIL 25TH FOR OUR SOCAL ASTA DIAMOND AWARDS. NOMINATIONS CLOSE MIDNIGHT FEBRUARY 24TH.

JUST CLICK HERE TO NOMINATE 

To Sponsor a table for the Diamond Awards

Just Click here to sponsor

 

OUR PREVIOUS SOCAL ASTA DIAMOND AWARDS AND LUXURY SHOW WERE A GREAT SUCCESS AND PHOTOS ARE AVAILABLE ON OUR SOCAL ASTA FACEBOOK PAGE.18768302_10154721816283727_9074285150368879298_o

GET YOUR CTA & CTC NOW SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE SOON

The SoCal ASTA Chapter Board of Directors voted unanimously to support education and promote professionalism by awarding full scholarships to active members who wish to earn their certified designation from The Travel Institute for CTA, CTC or CTIE. Some restrictions apply and there is a limited number available.

DON’T WAIT, APPLY TODAY!

Go to http://www.thetravelinstitute.com/socal-asta/

Now is the time to get your industry recognized credentials.  You’re good at what you do, but do potential customers know it?  Do suppliers know it? Do your peers know it when you are at industry events?

The CTACTC, and CTIE programs help passionate career-minded people learn how to become better businessmen and women and advance the value and understanding of a true travel professional.  It is more than placing letters after your name.  Becoming certified by The Travel Institute makes a statement about who you are and the commitment you have made to your career.

Customers like dealing with an industry recognized professionaland your certification will let them know you are serious about what you do.

ASTA Legislative Day and Premium Summit

was a great success last year.  

Please make sure you join us this year for

Sacramento March 20th, 2018 and

Washington DC on May 7-8, 2018.

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18880231_10210939935468291_6847267022450375795_oThank you for your continued support of SoCal ASTA.

Very best wishes,

Pamela Irwin, CTC – Immediate Past Chapter President/Chairperson Special Events

on behalf of your SoCal ASTA board,

Tama Holve – Chapter President,

Patty Thorington – Vice President and Rhonda Shumway – Secretary/Treasurer

P.S. Please let us know if you would like to volunteer to assist us with our SoCal ASTA chapter. We would love to have you on our team.

Please support all of the suppliers that support our SoCal ASTA chapter.  They are all listed on our website and at the bottom of this newsletter.

If you have any questions, please let us know or call the ASTA Membership Department at 800.ASK.ASTA or email askasta@asta.org.

Upcoming SoCal ASTA Events and Seminar

California ASTA Chapters join CCTO in Sacramento – March 20th, 2018

SoCal ASTA Diamond Awards – April 25th, 2018

SoCal ASTA Luxury Travel Showcase and Wine Tasting Event – August  7th, 2018

Upcoming National Events – go to www.asta.org

ASTA Premium Business Summit- New York NY, Mar 4-5, 2018

ASTA Destination Expo – Athens Greece, Apr 14-17, 2018

ASTA Legislative Day – Washington DC, May 7-8, 2018

ASTA Global Convention – Washington DC, Aug 21-23, 2018

NACTA Annual Conference – Washington DC, Aug 23-25, 2018

NACTA Room to Cruise – Carnival Pride, Aug 26-Sept 2, 2018

To Join ASTA and SoCalASTA,

Please click on one of the links below: 

TRAVEL AGENTS JOIN ASTA – CLICK HERE

BE AN ASTA PREMIUM MEMBER – CLICK HERE

TRAVEL SUPPLIERS JOIN ASTA – CLICK HERE

A HUGE THANK YOU TO OUR

 DIAMOND AWARD SPONSORS FOR 2017
Diamond Awards Show Platinum 2017Diamond Awards Gold 2017 Diamond Awards Silent Auction 2017Diamond Awards Volunteers 2017