MTJA In Fort Wayne

Visit Fort Wayne is delighted to be hosting the 2022 Midwest Travel Journalists Association’s 2022 Spring Conference!

We will be hosting 40 - 60 writers, guests, and PR professionals from other Midwest cities, in Fort Wayne this April 29 - May 3, 2022. This is a tremendous opportunity to tell our community’s story, and will result in media coverage for Fort Wayne and NE Indiana.

During those five days, we have the opportunity to host multiple dinners, site tours, and special events. These are opportunities to tell the many stories of our community. It's opportunities such as this that have landed Fort Wayne in Fodor's Travel Guide, the Chicago Tribune, USA Today, and more.
The Midwest Travel Journalists Association Inc. is a non profit organization for professional travel journalists and destination marketing representatives. Membership includes award-winning travel writers, editors, columnists, photojournalists, reporters, broadcasters, book authors, bloggers, and online media producers.

MTJA members are based in 13 Midwestern states, but their assignments take them across the United States and around the world. They work in both traditional print and electronic media for a wide audience of readers, viewers and listeners. Members network by attending spring and fall conferences each year that result in story generation and valuable exposure for host sites and we were delighted to be chosen as the Spring 2022 destination.

Learn more about the conference here. If you would like to join us for a photo opportunity with the group, please contact Kristen Guthrie.

Visit Fort Wayne, the Fort Wayne/Allen County Convention and Visitors Bureau, is the not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to expand Fort Wayne's economy by attracting convention and leisure visitors. Each year, millions of dollars from visitor spending generate increased commerce, sustained jobs and enhancement of Fort Wayne's Image.

Media Contact:

Kristen Guthrie
Director of Marketing
Visit Fort Wayne
(260) 424-3700