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Travel Tech President Steve Shur to Testify Before House Small Business Subcommittee


Travel Tech on May 07, 2018

On Tuesday, May 8, 2018, Travel Tech President Steve Shur will testify before the House Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access, at a hearing to examine the positive impact of travel and tourism on small businesses. The hearing is scheduled to begin at 11:00am Eastern Time in Room 2360 of the Rayburn House Office Building.

Shur will discuss the valuable role that online travel companies, metasearch engines, global distribution systems, short-term rental platforms, and travel management companies play in benefiting small businesses and by bringing more visitors to local communities. Members of the media who are interested in scheduling an interview should contact Mike Reynard at mreynard@traveltech.org or by calling 703-842-3755.

For more information, a list of witnesses, or to watch the hearing live, click here.

WHO:      Steve Shur, President, The Travel Technology Association (Travel Tech)

WHAT:    Testimony before House Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access; Hearing on Travel and Tourism: A Small Business Angle

WHEN:    11:00am ET on Tuesday, May 8, 2018

WHERE:  2360 Rayburn House Office Building