CBS 60 Minutes co-editor Lesley Stahl will be the keynote speaker at the United States Tour Operators Association's (USTOA) Annual Conference & Marketplace, Dec. 11-13 at the Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort, Golf Club and Spa in Marco Island, Fla.
“Bringing 20 years of award-winning broadcast journalism, Lesley Stahl will add a unique depth to this year’s conference,” said Terry Dale, USTOA president. “We are delighted to have her kick-off our opening session.”
Stahl has been a 60 Minutes correspondent since March 1991. Prior to joining 60 Minutes, Stahl served as CBS News White House Correspondent during the Carter and Reagan presidencies and part of the term of George H.W. Bush. She has a collection of Emmy Awards for her interviews on Face the Nation and her 60 Minutes reporting, including a Lifetime Achievement Emmy given in September 2003.
The USTOA Annual Conference & Marketplace will provide a unique forum for USTOA Supplier Members to meet with top executives of USTOA's Tour Operator Members on a one-to-one, buy-and-sell basis, USTOA reports. The conference is open to delegates from Active Member and Supplier Member companies of USTOA. Companies must be a current member of USTOA with annual dues paid for 2011 in order to attend.