TPOC is an organization that promotes training, networking and support of minority travel professionals. As a travel industry professional, you can benefit greatly by becoming a member of TPOC.

This organization will provide quality training which will help travel agents and other Travel Professionals reach the multicultural travel community. In addition TPOC will seek out travel suppliers who have an interest in reaching this niche market.

Secondly, TPOC will create awareness within the travel community of the professional and qualified TPOC agents who want and deserve their business.

 

We invite you to review the four membership levels. Choose the membership level that you prefer, submit your application with the annual membership fee and become a member of an organization that can affect your bottom line in a positive way.

 

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CORPORATE LEVEL MEMBERSHIP

Major Corporations, Airlines, Cruise Lines, Hotel Corporate Offices

Yearly renewal cost is $1200

Benefits

  • Media Packet
    • Media exposure
    • Recognition in TPOC marketing material
  • Acknowledged sponsorship of bi-annual TPOC Newsletter.
  • Three Complimentary Conference Registration Fees
  • Reciprocal link on TPOC Web Site
  • Unlimited access to the updated Minority Travel Agents Directory.
  • Three Individual Memebership I.D. cards
  • Company Membership Certificate

 

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP LEVEL

Convention and Visitor Bureaus, Tourist Boards, Tour Operators, Individual Hotels, Travel Communiques

Yearly renewal cost is $650

Benefits

  • Media Packet
    • Media exposure
    • Recognition in TPOC marketing material
  • Acknowledged sponsorship of Bi-Annual TPOC Newsletter
  • Reciprocal link on TPOC Web site
  • Access to the updated Minority Travel Agents Directory (limited to 2 times per year)
  • Two Complimentary Conference Registration Fees
  • Two Individual membership I.D. cards
  • Company Membership Certificate

 

INDIVIDUAL MEMBERSHIP LEVEL

Travel agents, Independent Contractors, Outside Sales Representatives, Small Tour Operators 2 Employees or less

Individual Membership $99    

Annual renewal $59  (Late renewal charge of $20 after March 1, 2017)

Benefits

  • Media Packet
    • TPOC Association recognition in Industry Publications
    • Radio publicity when possible
  • BI-Annual TPOC Newsletter
  • Annual Education Conference offered at TPOC member rate
  • Quarterly News Briefs
  • National Sales Agreement with preferred Suppliers
  • Educational FAM trips
  • Free CLIA Classes at the Annual Conference
  • Membership ID Card
  • Heritage Tourism Certificate Program
  • Local Chapters throughout the United States

AFFILIATE/STUDENT MEMBERSHIP LEVEL

Travel Writers, Travel Students, Small travel related business

Yearly renewal cost is $49

Benefits

  • Media Packet
  • BI-Annual TPOC Newsletter
  • Negotiated discount rates for travel related products and services
  • Annual Education Conference offered at TPOC member rate
  • Discount on selected “Special Travel Events” offered by TPOC when available to agents
  • Membership ID Card
  • Quarterly News Briefs