ASTA's Supplier Member of the Year Award was introduced in 1986 at ASTA's conference in Singapore. This award recognizes the value of the Society's supplier membership. It is awarded to a person who has made significant contributions to travel, favorably impacting the domestic or international travel industry community. Representation can come from all segments of the travel supplier community.
It is not an annual award, but is presented periodically to honor a travel supplier who has supported the advancement of the travel agent industry.
Candidates for the Supplier Member of the Year Award must meet the following eligibility requirements in order to be nominated:
- The individual must have been an ASTA member for at least 1 year.
- The individual must have worked in the travel industry for at least 10 years (can be domestic or international supplier).
- The individual cannot be a current officer of ASTA.
|2011 - Chris Kroeger|
|2010 - Julius Robinson|
|2009 - Cynthia Perry|
|2008 - Chris Austin|
|2000's||2006 - Dan Hanrahan||2007 - Adam Goldstien|
|2005 - Donna Flora, CTC||2004 - Bob Gilbert|
|2003 - Bob Thunell, Scarlete Pelfrey||2002 - Michael Maino|
|2001 - Imad Khalidi||2000 - Pamela C. Wright, CTC|
|1990's||1999 - Bob Dickinson, CTC||1998 - Felix Bieger, Cam Usher|
|1997 - Richard James||1996 - Bill Kaufman|
|1995 - James Murphy||1994 - Kirk Lanterman|
|1993 - Roger Chase||1992 - Michael S. Egan|
|1991 - W. Whitley Hawkins||1990 - Warren S. Titus|
|1980's||1989 - John B. A. Meredith||1988 - Randall Malin|
|1987 - James Montgomery||1986 - John P. Bland|