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February 2018 4 From the Editor 6 Voices of Leadership 14 The Interview A trio of volunteer leaders describe how and why a successful Owners Network led to the creation of two new NTA networks: one for DMOs and one for tour suppliers. 16 NTA Working for You Delegates took to social media to document the energy of Travel Exchange and the holiday cheer they experienced in San Antonio. 18 What’s On A Grand time at the ‘Somewhere in Time’ weekend | Spies like us | Tales (and tails) of BC’s fur trading days | Eureka! I have heard it! Business 8 InBrief Stylin’ and profilin’ | Busy upcoming stretch for NTA board, staff | New U.S. Travel Advisory system in place 10 Relating to Government As the U.S. Congress considers the TSA Modernization Act, a busy 2017 holiday travel season highlighted the importance of improving security wait times at airports. 12 Forecast points to U.S. inbound travel getting back on track After visitation stalled in 2017, the number of international travelers coming to the U.S. is projected to increase to 90 million by 2022. 53 Introducing … Voyages Inter-Missions | Travel Wallah | Silver, Golub & Teitell | Fond du Lac Area CVB | Dragon Trail Interactive | Legends Casino Hotel 55 Ad Index/NTA Events Calendar 56 AfterWords Tammy Guill of Ride the Ducks of Seattle shares why she has the best job—and side job—in the world. Community 52 Meet the Members Hard Rock Cafe International Dobbin House Tavern 14