January 16: A Letter From NATJA’s CEO

Dear NATJA Family & Friends: Happy 2022! We hope that you enjoyed beautiful and safe holidays. As we begin this new year, our public health challenges from the last couple of years continue to affect our daily lives. With these obstacles come opportunities: writing thank you notes that have been put off, planning travel for the year,…

December 16: A Letter From NATJA’s CEO

Dear NATJA Family: As 2021 comes to an end, I can’t help but feel grateful for all of you. This year has been challenging but we have all stayed connected and supportive of one another. Thank you to our Advisory Board as they continue to set NATJA’s course. Our Advisory Board is led by Co-Chairs Francesca Donlan…

December 01: A Letter From NATJA’s CEO

Dear NATJA Family: The holidays are here! For the first time in 2 years, there is an electric buzz in the air that has less to do with shiny Christmas lights, and more to do with the prospect of spending time with loved ones near and far. Our spirits are renewed with hope this holiday…

November 16: A Letter From NATJA’s CEO

Dear Friends: This year we launched our first membership drive. Through the efforts of our members, we have increased our NATJA family by nearly 15%. Thank you to all who participated! The awards competition has ended and despite the disruption in travel, we received a significant number of entries. Now the judges will begin the…

November 01: A Letter From NATJA’s CEO

Greetings! Wherever you are in the world, we hope that you are enjoying the change in season. There is a crispness in the air that is so wonderfully refreshing after the hot summer months. The change of pace is quite replenishing as well, especially as we move into the holiday season. It’s an exciting time…

October 16: A Letter From NATJA’s CEO

Happy Fall! We hope our Canadian members had a wonderful Thanksgiving, surrounded by family and friends! This is a time of year that so many cherish, and after last year’s isolation, to be able to share it with our loved ones makes these holidays even more meaningful. The NATJA Awards Competition is in full swing.…

October 01: A Letter From NATJA’s CEO

Happy Fall! At NATJA, we enjoy seeing the seasons change, and absolutely love the change in colors from summer to fall. Our own California weather is limited in its change, so we revel in our members’ stories and photography with the brilliant displays of autumnal colors. There is no better place to take it all…

September 16: A Letter From NATJA’s CEO

Greetings! As we prepare for the most beautiful time of the year, we encourage you to read the newest edition of TravelWorld International magazine for some fall travel inspiration! This issue, “The Beauty of Fall”, highlights some of the most gorgeous places to immerse yourself in the glorious palette of fall colors. Please take a minute and enjoy…

September 1: A Letter From NATJA’s CEO

We begin to say goodbye to the dog days of summer and welcome the beauty of autumn and its magnificent display of colors. This is a time for the return to school and to prepare for the annual festivities related to the season. With the change in seasons comes the start of the 30th Annual NATJA Awards…

July 1 : A Letter From NATJA’s CEO

Happy Summer! We are at the beginning of a more promising summer as people hit the road or take to the skies to embark on much-anticipated travel adventures. After sixteen months of staying put, it is no wonder that we are eager to get out! To that end, be sure and read the latest issue…