TIA Gets A New President

Roger Dow new CEO

The Travel Industry Association of America (TIA) has selected Roger Dow as its new president and CEO. Dow, a 30-plus-year veteran of the travel industry, will assume the top position at TIA on Jan.1.

Dow comes to the TIA from Marriott International where he was senior vice president of global and field sales. In his 34 years with Marriott, Dow directed a wide variety of sales and marketing programs and departments. He also led the development of Marriott’s frequent travel program a program which currently enrolls more than 20 million members.

“Roger brings a broad and distinguished record of achievement to our organization,” said Bruce Wolff, TIA national chair. “With our industry continuing to face unprecedented challenges, his vision, experience and leadership will be critical.”