Inviting Erik "The Travel Guy" Hastings to speak at your next travel or tourism conference is a decision that will undoubtedly elevate your event to new heights. With decades of experience as an Emmy Award-winning television producer and host, Erik brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in the world of travel and destination marketing. He speaks passionately on the subjects of Media Attraction, Travel Content Production, DMO PR and DMO Marketing.
His extensive work with destinations, both large and small, worldwide, has made him a trusted authority in the industry. Erik's ability to captivate audiences with his charismatic presence and insightful no BS storytelling is unmatched, making him the ideal choice to engage and inspire your conference attendees.
Erik embodies his core values of dedication, service, and excellence in his approach to travel and tourism. His commitment to showcasing the beauty and unique experiences offered by destinations is evident in his award-winning productions. Erik's dedication to the craft of travel journalism and his passion for sharing the world's wonders make him a true asset to any event. Whether it's unveiling hidden gems in remote locations or uncovering the cultural richness of renowned cities, Erik's presentations promise to leave a lasting impression on your audience.
Erik can speak for up to two hours (including Q&A) on the following topics:
“How To Attract Media To Your Place in 2024”
“Inspiring Journalists to Write Your Messages In Their Voice”
"The Power of Influencer Marketing in Travel: Case Studies and Best Practices"
"Destination Storytelling: Crafting Compelling Narratives to Attract Travelers"
"Building Brand Trust in the Era of Fake News: PR Strategies for Travel Companies"
"The Power of Storytelling in PR: Crafting Compelling Narratives for Tourism Brands"
"Adapting to Changing Media Landscapes: PR Strategies for the Digital Age"
Erik's decades of experience in the industry have honed his ability to connect with diverse audiences and tailor his content to suit the needs and interests of your conference attendees. His expertise extends beyond just showcasing picturesque landscapes; he understands the intricacies of destination marketing, tourism trends, and the importance of sustainable travel. By inviting Erik "The Travel Guy" Hastings to your conference, you're not only bringing in an Emmy Award-winning talent but also a passionate advocate for the world of travel and tourism who can inspire and educate your audience in ways that few others can.