News & Media


Fall 2016
Featuring a comprehensive interview with Kyle Edmiston, Assistant Secretary of Louisiana Office of Tourism, about the international market, as well as the upcoming International Showcase in Atlanta, Georgia and the opening of registration for Domestic Showcase in Branson, Missouri in March of 2017.
Summer 2016
Featuring a Board Spotlight on Dan Lennon, Director of Missouri Division of Tourism, as well as an article explaining the importance of earned media, the release of our redesigned industry website,, and more!
Spring 2016
An insightful article by board member Duane Parrish, Director of South Carolina Dept. of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism on creating compelling marketing content for the international audience, as well as a recap of our 2016 Showcase in beautiful Winston Salem, North Carolina, and much more!
Summer 2015
A wonderful Chairman's Corner with Duane Parrish, Director of South Carolina Dept. of Parks, Recreation and Tourism on the ever important 3 C's - Collaborate, Create, Capture, as well as the newly released Travel South USA FY 2015/16 Marketing Plan.
Spring 2015
News about the restructuring of the Travel South USA staff to better serve its constituency, an update on 2015 International Showcase in Charlotte, North Carolina, and results from the annual Ultimate Ad Challenge.