Front Page News Features Oregon
Front Page News, a nationally broadcast television producer specializing in thirty minute and short-form Public Television stories highlighting specific industries and topics, spent some time in Oregon this fall. They produced a video with Travel Oregon CEO, Todd Davidson, showcasing the economic impact and the health benefits of travel and tourism.
Nationally, the tourism industry contributes $947 billion to the country’s economy, directly employing 15.1 million Americans. And in Oregon, tourism is an $11.3 billion industry, directly employing more than 109,000 Oregonians, with secondary impacts that generate another 56,900 jobs.