Business Bound


Every January, ABA welcomes the travel and tourism community to the first conference of the year, ABA’s Marketplace — the industry’s essential business event.

This January we look forward to reuniting for the in-person experience which makes ABA’s Marketplace the proven North American Group Tour show.  We are business bound as Marketplace provides qualified on-site business opportunities — bringing our tourism family of tour operators, suppliers and exhibitors together to engage, learn, network and sell.

Marketplace is truly a market-place—an active, vibrant forum of buyers and sellers where business gets done face to face.  All events, activities and resources focus on the top reasons for participation: Business Leads/Booked Business, Strong ROI and Education.

Marketplace has always been more than a meeting.  Marketplace is where you can turn conversations into real long-term business relationships.  And it is a can’t-miss annual reunion with colleagues and friends, old and new.


A special thanks to our sponsors for helping to make the show happen.  Click here to access ABA’s Sponsorship Directory.

Meet our speakers

Industry leaders and inspirational speakers to inspire and educate you on what you need to know.  Revisit with some of our Marketplace OnDemand speakers as we prepare for Marketplace 2022.

  • Johnny Campbell

    Marketplace Speaker

    Johnny Campbell, DTM, AS, is a Keyn…

  • Randy Dean

    Marketplace Speaker

    Randy Dean, the “E-mail Sanit…

  • David Fellman

    Marketplace Speaker

    Dave Fellman is the author of Rules Of Engagement: A Guide To Better Communic… Read More...

  • John Kennedy

    Marketplace Speaker

    John Kennedy has presented to more than 500,000 audience members and over the… Read More...

  • Heather Lutze

    Marketplace Speaker

    Heather Lutze’s road to succe…

  • Gini Trask

    Marketplace Speaker

    Gini Trask was born into a family of entrepreneurs, and business is simply se… Read More...

  • Crystal Washington

    Marketplace Speaker

    Crystal Washington, CSP, works with…

  • Wade Younger

    Marketplace Speaker

    Wade Younger, CSP, is the CEO of The Value Wave, Fruition Performance Managem… Read More...

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