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October 2017 | Volume 44, Issue 8 NTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS NTA President Executive Committee Pam Inman Chairman Jay Smith Sports Travel and Tours Editorial Editor Bob Rouse Senior Writer Pat Henderson Writer Gabe Webb Contributors Ron Erdmann, Kendall Fletcher, Pam Inman, The Signal Group, Terry Soto, Beth Ziesenis Graphic Design Jeff Quire Advertising President, NTA Services Inc. Kami Risk Account Executive/Eastern U.S. & International Beth Engel Account Executive/Western U.S. Kelley Burchell Account Executive/Central U.S. & Canada Bond Milburn Production Manager Ashley Fish Billing Inquiries Mary Catherine Dorsett PLANNING AHEAD To view the 2018 editorial calendar, visit NTA members can submit tour product information or editorial queries to And for advertising information, call +1.859.264.6559. DECEMBER ISSUE DESTINATIONS Gulf Coast Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas The Rockies Alberta, British Columbia, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming Scandinavia Portugal and Spain City Spotlight: Las Vegas SPECIAL COVERAGE 2018 Distinguished Dozen Beach Destinations and Attractions JANUARY ISSUE DESTINATIONS West U.S. Alaska, California, Nevada, Oregon, Washington Belgium, France and the Netherlands Ireland and the United Kingdom City Spotlight: Toronto SPECIAL COVERAGE Preview to Charleston (Contact ’18) Casinos and Gaming Guide: Casinos and Gaming DEADLINES Space: Nov. 3 | Material: Nov. 13 DEADLINES Space: Oct. 6 | Material: Oct. 16 Vice Chair J. Chris Babb The Group Tour Company Secretary Paul Larsen Ed-Ventures Immediate Past Chair Justin Osbon Image Tours DMO Director Kelly Dean Ottawa Tourism Tour Supplier Director Jodi Danyluk Norwegian Cruise Line Directors Misha Jovanovic Misha Tours Edita Krunic Select International Tours Jim Magrath Delta Air Lines Frances Manzitto Visit Clarksville Dennis McDonnell Alaska Coach Tours John McGlade Euro River Cruises PUBLISHED BY NTA SERVICES, INC. Email: COURIER (USPS 602270, ISSN 0279-4489)(Vol. 44, Issue 8) published 10 times a year by NTA Services, Inc., 101 Prosperous Place, Suite 350, Lexington, KY 40509. Periodicals Postage Paid at Lexington, Kentucky, and additional mailing offices. Subscription rate is $60 per year. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to Courier, 101 Prosperous Place, Suite 350, Lexington, KY 40509. COURIER is the official licensed publication of NTA®, an international trade association of the packaged travel industry. Copyright© 2017, NTA Services, Inc. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any way or by any means, electrical, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without written permission of Courier, except for quotations made for purposes of a review. All inquiries should be sent to Courier magazine, 101 Prosperous Place, Suite 350, Lexington, KY 40509, +1.859.264.6559. Additional subscriptions can be purchased by calling +1.859.264.6559. Printed in USA. Jim Warren, CTP Anderson Vacations Tracie Wingo Globus Directors at Large Advertising rates are available upon request. For a chang