100 Years of Advancing Destinations

Roger Dow


President & CEO, US Travel Association
DMAI Member Since:

Roger Dow is President and Chief Executive Officer of the U.S. Travel Association, the national umbrella organization representing all segments of the $740 billion U.S. travel and tourism industry.

Prior to joining U.S. Travel, Roger rose through the ranks at Marriott International in a career that began as a summer lifeguard at the sixth Marriott hotel and spanned 34 years. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President, Global and Field Sales, leading Marriott's 10,000-person worldwide sales organization.

Roger most recently was recognized by his peers as the 2008 Association Executive of the Year, according to Association Trends.