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Travel Works for Ohio

We love to talk about the power and opportunities of the travel economy, so when the U.S. Travel Association asked us to be a part of their inaugural Travel Works roadshow, we jumped at the chance to spread the word about why travel is important to our members’ communities, the state and the nation. Highlights of the day presented here.


Online Classes Available to Keep Your Employees Safe

The Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation offers 17 different online courses to help you keep your workers from harm. Topics include preventing slips and falls, food services safety, office ergonomics and more. There is also an entire series of courses specifically addressing young workers.


Member Tool: Searchable Archive Helps You in Your Research

Did you know all media clips posted in OTA’s weekly eclips are archived on  It’s not just external media clips that are available. In-depth features written by OTA staff and its members are also available.


Ohio Trails Vision Establishes the Path for Managing and Promoting Trail Experiences

ODNR released an Ohio Trails Vision this week outlining recommendations for improving the marketing and development of Ohio trail experiences. The 24-member Trails Advisory Team worked with ODNR to develop this plan, to conduct five regional public meetings and to conduct an online survey. OTA served on this team and made sure the recommendations you made during our stateside nature forums were considered.

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Employment Opportunities


Wildlife Communications Coordinator

Ohio Department of Natural Resources

DNR Franklin County 2045 Morse Rd ODNR Main Columbus 43229

This position will plan, develop and coordinate information and education projects and/or programs for wildlife and fisheries management and acts in a liaison capacity and information clearing house for Division and Department social media.

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