Meet the Keynotes

Christopher Thompson

President & Chief Executive Officer, BrandUSA

Christopher L. Thompson is president and CEO of Brand USA, the nation's public-private partnership dedicated to increasing international visitation to the United States...

Debbie Johnson

Director, Arizona Office of Tourism

Debbie has spent over two decades working in the tourism industry in Arizona. She was appointed by Governor Doug Ducey as Director of the Arizona Office of Tourism in August...

Don Welsh

President & CEO, Destinations International

A seasoned tourism executive with more than 35 years of experience in the industry, Welsh serves as the President and CEO of Destinations International. Since joining the...

Erik Wahl

Artist, Author & Entrepreneur

Erik Wahl is an internationally recognized graffiti artist, # 1 best selling author, and entrepreneur. Erik redefines the term “keynote speaker.” Pulling from his...

Melanie Spring

Founder, Branded Confidence by Melanie Spring

Melanie Spring is one of those people who can walk into a room and light it up. She’ll make you want to be her best friend, yet when she gets to know enough of your...

Nan Marchand Beauvois

Senior Vice President of National Councils and General Manager, ESTO

Nan Marchand Beauvois is the U.S. Travel Association’s senior vice president of national councils, overseeing the National Council of State Tourism Directors, the...

Ryan George

CEO, Simpleview

Ryan George is a Tucson native and graduate of the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona. In 2001 he co-founded Simpleview, drawing his dual degree in...

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Meet the staff behind many of your projects.

Simpleview staff and experts not only speak at the Simpleview Summit—they're also attendees! From account managers to analysts, developers to digital marketers, it's nice to match a name to a face for the people behind some of your everyday marketing solutions. Meet with your contacts, pick their brain, and even share drinks at one of our many networking events.

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Your peers are front and center at the Summit

While it's easy for us to get up on a stage and give you detailed information about the products we build, we also recognize that the best people to explain how they use the products are the users themselves, in jobs like yours. Therefore, the majority of sessions will have DMO professionals giving case studies and real-life examples of how they succeed in the workplace, often as a co-presentation or panel discussions with Simpleview's subject matter experts.

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