ASTA seeks a retail travel marketplace that is profitable, growing and a rewarding place to work, invest and do business. Founded in 1931 as the American Steamship and Tourist Agents' Association, ASTA and its affiliates now comprise the world's largest and most influential travel trade association with members in 140 countries. As the world's largest travel trade association, our work encompasses every aspect of the travel experience.
ASTA remains on the forefront of the travel agency industry, connecting members through a variety of social media outlets as well as under the umbrella of pro-travel agent legislation and initiatives that will benefit our industry as a whole. Today, ASTA continues to maintain its position as an industry leader, constantly examining the intricate business relationships that keep the industry moving forward and sharing that knowledge for the benefit of all its members. No other travel organization contributes more to the collective institutional learning of the industry or to its members’ ongoing education than ASTA.