Online Ads, Hot Deals, and Travel Trade!
Online Ads, Hot Deals, and Travel Trade!
Cooperative Marketing Opportunities

TravelAlaska.Com

Talk about cost-effective - how often does your business get to reach more than 2 million people? Pretty often, actually, with an online business listing ad on TravelAlaska.com!
All business listings include name, logo, URL, a captivating main ad image plus up to five slider images, and up to 800 words to describe your offering, activity, or destination. For an extra $200, upgrade to a premium ad and get star treatment with top ad placement in your business category. Track your ad clicks and impressions through your Travel Alaska Partner Admin. These one-year ads are easily renewable, too! Cost: 
Standard Online Business Listing Ad $250/year
Premium Online Business Listing Ad $450/year


Deadline:
None
Want even more impact? Have your TravelAlaska.com ad translated into German, Japanese,  Korean, Chinese, and Spanish! Ad translations are available for $150 per online business listing ad.

Hottest Deals in the Coolest State

Travelers are looking for deals NOW for their 2019 Alaska dream trip. 
Place a one-month ad in the Hottest Deals in the Coolest State newsletter and share your special deal with more than 300,000 highly motivated consumers. These monthly electronic newsletters are an inspiration to consumers planning their next Alaska vacation. Upload your own image to increase your visual impact.

And, since December's #TravelAlaskaChat Twitter Chat is featuring What's New for 2019 - now is the perfect time to leverage your cooperative marketing program ad buy by sharing your special deals for 2019. Act now - only 12 specials are featured each month!
Cost:
$450


Deadline:
December 20, 2018 for the December edition

SeaTrade

Won't you let me take you on a sea cruise?
Reach 11,000 professionals at the cruise industry's premier networking event. Seatrade Cruise Global will be making waves in Miami, April 8-11, 2019. With more than 70 cruise lines attending this event, you won't want to miss this chance to market your excursion, attraction, or activity.
Alaska DMMOs and Alaska ports can sign up for Premium Sponsorships, which include trade show registration and featured placement in the Alaska booth. Plus, share your information and attend the invitation-only off-side Alaska Cruise industry reception. 

Private companies that support a vibrant cruise industry can join in the fun with a Supporting Sponsorship. This level includes one trade show exhibitor registration, brochure distribution,  and attendance at the invite-only off-site Alaska Cruise industry reception. Plus - your business logo will be prominently displayed in the Alaska booth's sponsor section. See and be seen!
What are you waiting for? Permission to board!
Cost*:
$3,500 for Premium Sponsorships 
$750 for Supporting Sponsorships 
Deadline:
February 15, 2019
* conference registration not included


INFOX

Get your information directly into the hands of travel influencers by signing up for the INFOX Travel Agent Mailing. INFOX mailings reach 3,500 travel agents who are interested in or actively marketing Alaska as the premier tour destination. Many of these influencers are graduates of the Alaska Certified Expert program, and are looking for new ideas to share with their clients.
If you're looking for a cost effective way to distribute information, INFOX is it! Brochures will be distributed in January 2019, just in time for visitors planning their dream Alaska vacation. 
Cost:
Varies, depends on brochure size.


Deadline:
December 15, 2018

ITB - Berlin

Willkommen in Berlin!
Visitors from German-speaking Europe make up a large part of Alaska's international visitors. You can reach this audience directly by participating in ITB-Berlin, the world's leading travel trade show
Join us March 6-10, 2019 in Berlin and reach more than 160,000 visitors - including exhibitors, buyers, and the general public. Can't make it in person? Send your brochures for display at the Travel Alaska booth.

Cost:
$500 for brochure distribution; $4,000 for booth-share


Deadline: 
December 15, 2018

Want more info on the Cooperative Marketing Program?
Contact Skye today!
Login to your Travel Alaska Partner Admin

Coffee Chat

Join us for virtual coffee on Wednesday, December 19! Alaska Travel Industry Association invites you to learn more about our people and programs at our monthly online video coffee chats. This month, Andrea Rayt will be joining Laurie Booyse to talk about the ATIA Foundation and how it supports Alaskans seeking to further their education and careers in tourism. Helpful hint - there's an important scholarship application deadline coming up! Pour yourself a cup of coffee and tune on on December 19 to learn more. 
No cost to you, but please RSVP so we know how much virtual coffee to make. 

News You Can Use

Have you started planning for 2019 yet? Read this article from Sprout Social on how to set up your 2019 content marketing plan.
Instagram is a great way of sharing your product or destination. But are you making the most of your account? Click here for Content Marketing Institute's easy hacks to help make your account stand out!
Look behind to look ahead! This article in Phocuswire looks at changes from 2018 that will influence digital marketing in 2019.

Online Admin Account

All Alaska Cooperative Marketing Programs can be purchased through your TravelAlaska partner admin. To set up your account, or if you have forgotten your password, go to AlaskaTIA.org. Look for the ‘TravelAlaska.com Login' link in the top right corner of the page. This will take you to the Advertising Partner Log-in screen for TravelAlaska.com
For other questions or assistance, you can also contact your ATIA Sales Team directly: advertising@alaskatia.org
The State of Alaska supports tourism marketing through a capital grant managed by the Alaska Travel Industry Association. These funds are used to promote Alaska as the premier travel destination. Cooperative marketing advertising opportunities are available to ATIA members and non-members alike.