Wednesday, 28 February 2024 04:28

Familiar story, new touches from Anaheim

Fresh from a visit to New Zealand for the Brand USA expos, Visit Anaheim’s manager tourism development, Michael Young says key take-aways from the destination are nicely entrenched with the Kiwi trade.

Published in Americas
Friday, 15 December 2023 23:00

Brand USA February expos

The Brand USA New Zealand Trade Expos will showcase 55 exhibitors when it is held in February 2024.

Staged in partnership with Air New Zealand and joint business partner United Airlines, the event will include a free flow marketplace with exhibitors, followed by on-stage presentations.

Published in Americas

Having New Zealand at the beginning rather than at the end of Brand USA’s major activity down-under early next year should encourage more US suppliers to take part in the Kiwi side of the roadtrip, says Corey Marshall, chair of the Visit USA New Zealand Committee.

Published in Americas
Friday, 03 March 2023 20:12

NYC more than Manhattan

NYC & Company is encouraging New Zealand agents to ensure their clients slow down and explore when they in the city.

New York City welcomed 24,000 New Zealanders in 2022, a pleasing result considering how late in the year this country opened its borders.

Published in Americas
Friday, 03 March 2023 04:26

Brand USA Expo back big time

After a three-year hiatus, the Brand USA New Zealand Expo returned to Auckland this week.

It was held at the Pullman Auckland Hotel in partnership with Air New Zealand and United Airlines with Kiwi travel agents coming from across the country.

Published in Americas
Monday, 22 August 2022 22:50

USA's Da$h for Ca$h

Brand USA is giving agents the chance to win cash prizes from now until late October when they become a USA expert on the USA Discovery Program.

The USA Discovery Program gives agents more than 60 training badges to complete, covering all regions and states and including themed badges like the Big City Buzz, The Great Outdoors, and music, culture and heritage badges.

Published in Americas
Monday, 03 August 2020 23:15

Brand USA webinar

Brand USA will be highlighting its Giant Trees and Ancient Forests Insider Guide itinerary (amongst other things) at its travel trade webinar tomorrow, 5 August, at 10.30am.

Published in Americas
Thursday, 27 February 2020 23:51

State side in New Zealand

Published in Paparazzo