Membership Types

Direct Member

Any individual that is regularly employed to procure business travel services for other employees of the corporation or organization, or circulate and administer travel policies for the corporation or organization.


Allied Member

Any individual that is regularly employed in any of the following businesses is eligible to apply to be an Allied member of the Association: Airline, Bus company, Car Rental company, Cruise Line company, Hoteliers, Travel-related Credit or Charge Card companies, Media companies, Railroad companies, Travel-related Technology companies, Travel Management Consulting firms, Travel Management companies, Travel Agencies and other professional companies that provide a service or a product to the membership.


Student Membership

Any individual that is attending school in the hospitality or travel industry related fields and can provide a student ID.


Honorary Membership

Any individual that has been an OBTA member for 20 or more years and has retired as a Direct or Allied member.