Ron Erdmann, Deputy Director, Research, National Travel & Tourism Office
Ron has over 25 years of travel and tourism research experience and has conducted primary survey research work, and expert on the international travel market to and from the United States. He has delivered numerous presentations at industry trade shows, annual Governor’s Tourism Conferences both in the United States and abroad.
Ron has an in-depth knowledge of international travel and tourism trends. He serves as the office liaison to the Travel & Tourism Advisory Board’s research sub-committee and the Tourism Policy Council research working group. He also participates in the Commerce Team that developed, and is now working to implement the National Travel & Tourism Strategy.
Ron works with state tourism offices, convention & visitor’s bureaus, trade associations and other travel, tourism, aviation, airline and airports to apply research to business decisions.