Deadline for applications for GTM West coming soon March 21, 2016 Share 1 -- Travel advisors interested in participating in Global Travel Marketplace West, May 4 to 6 at the Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa in Tucson, Ariz., are encouraged to register now. The deadline for applications is March 25."We are thrilled with the response to this event. Our supplier slots were sold out very early and our advisor applications have been strong," said Jacqueline Hurst, director of trade recruitment and engagement for Travel Weekly and TravelAge West events. "We want to encourage any top travel advisors who might be considering this event to apply this week. Selections from the final qualified applicant pool will then be made to assure the best representation from throughout the western states for this year's event.Attendees selected for this year's Global Travel Marketplace West are fully hosted, including airfare, hotel accommodations and all meals during the event. They will have the opportunity to meet a diversified supplier roster, including several U.S. and international destinations, tour operators, hotels and cruise lines.GTM West is an elite, appointment-only event that connects the most influential travel advisers in North America with global travel suppliers in powerhouse face-to-face meetings and exclusive boardroom sessions. This boutique-style event provides a unique and interactive platform that supports the best sellers in the business, encouraging them to expand their supplier portfolio and grow their business.For more information on GTM West, please visit www.gtmwest.com.