Topic: Business Integration Model for Retailing, Whole-selling and Tour Operation in Adventure Travel
Date: 23rd March
Time: 4:00 PM
Conference Hall: B
About Lisa Choegyal:
Lisa Choegyal is a pro-poor sustainable tourism specialist who has worked as a consultant throughout the Asia Pacific region since 1992. With a background in the private sector, Lisa is based in Nepal with over 40 years experience in the tourism industry as marketing director of Tiger Tops Mountain Travel, South Asia’s pioneering group of adventure travel and ecotourism companies. A writer, editor and regular columnist (http://nepalitimes.com/regular-columns/So-far-so-good), she remains an owner of Tiger Mountain Pokhara Lodge (www.tigermountainpokhara.com). A long-term associate of TRC Tourism in Australia and New Zealand (www.trctourism.com), Lisa specializes in planning, operations, and marketing responsible tourism with local communities, at heritage sites and in protected areas. Clients include development organizations, governments, tourism boards, NGOs, and the private sector. Since 2010 Lisa has served as New Zealand Honorary Consul to Nepal.