Be A DMO Advocate

Become a champion for travel and tourism in your destination.

Act as stewards for economic and social development.
Mobilize your community around travel and tourism.

Take advantage of industry examples, research, and resources recommended by DMAI’s Advocacy Committee, to communicate the value and impact of travel and tourism to your local leadership, stakeholders and community.

Learn how collectively, we support the U.S. travel industry.

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Get the latest on important advocacy topics across industries that affect your local travel and tourism environment.

April 27, 2017

Destination marketing organizations attract visitors. Economic development organizations attract employers. But when it...

August 15, 2016

It’s a common question for travelers. For aspirational Millennials and big-spending Boomers, it can be the key question...



The DMAI Advocacy Committee is chaired by Robert Jackson of the Houston First Corporation, and supported by Vice-Chair, Fritz Smith of Visit Philly.

DMAI Advocacy Contact: Jack Johnson | phone: +1.202.835.4217