Esra Calvert

Esra Calvert

Esra Calvert is a tourism evangelist and believes in the importance of data-led organizations. With a background in organizational development, Esra’s philosophy yields in humanizing data and unleashing the power of people through strategic data driven collaboration...
Bill Geist

Bill Geist

Bill Geist is the Chief Instigator at DMOproz (aka Zeitgeist Consulting), a firm specializing in strategic planning, governance, marketing and legislative issues for Destination Marketing and Management Organizations (convention and visitor bureaus,...
Ryan George

Ryan George

Ryan George has held one job in his time at Simpleview — a responsibility he took on when he founded the company in February 2001. As CEO, he provides strategy and direction for the company, oversees its growth and operations through a cadre of highly skilled...
Steven Paganelli, CDME

Steven Paganelli, CDME

Steven Paganelli, CDME, joined Tripadvisor in January 2013 bringing 20+ years travel industry experience. Steve led two Destination Marketing Organizations as President & CEO – The Greater New Haven Convention & Visitors Bureau, and the Coastal Fairfield...
Robert A. Rauch

Robert A. Rauch

Bob Rauch is an internationally recognized hotelier with over 40 years of hospitality-related management experience. Recognized by his “hotel guru” moniker, Bob shares insights and industry trends at www.hotelguru.com. He has held nearly every position in...