Meet the Global Tourism Team

Our Global Tourism team and network of international offices work closely with the travel trade to make tour and travel planning easier to visit

Each year, the Global Tourism division participates in travel trade shows and events around the globe. If you'd like to visit with us at any of these events, simply contact us to arrange a meeting. 

San Francisco Team

Hubertus Funke Headshot
Hubertus Funke
Executive Vice President, Global Tourism Development
Daniel Schwartz headshot
Daniel Schwartz
Director, Global Tourism Development - Americas


The Tourism Division has representatives around the globe. For local assistance, please contact the San Francisco Travel Association representative in your country.


Hills Balfour
58 Southwark Bridge Road
London, SE1 0AS, United Kingdom
Tel: 44-207 593 1700 Fax: N/A
Main contact: Amanda Hills, President
Email: [email protected]
Trade contact: Hannah Norris, Sales & Marketing Account Manager
Email: [email protected]
PR contact: Daniela Resenterra, Sr. PR Account Director
Email: [email protected]
PR contact: Dani West, PR Account Manager (maternity leave begins 3/13)
Email: [email protected]
PR contact: Anna Cooke, PR Account Executive
Email: [email protected]  
PR contact: Evie Kennedy, Sr. Account Executive (filling in for Dani West)
Email: [email protected]


Tel: +49 176 232 36230
Main contact: Kai Ostermann, Integrated Marketing & PR Director
Email: [email protected]
Trade & PR contact: Peter Mierzwiak, Integrated Marketing & PR Manager
Email: [email protected]
Trade & PR contact: Annette Kalthoff, Integrated Marketing & PR Manager
Email: [email protected]


Tel:  +33 6 83 65 25 21   
Main contact: Barbara Boltoukhine, Integrated Marketing & PR Director
Email: [email protected]


Development Counsellors International (DCI)
1 Adelaide Street East, Suite 3001
Toronto, ON M5C 2V9, Canada
Tel: (647) 276 1917
Main contact: Daniella Middleton, Vice President
Email:  [email protected]
Trade contact:  Tania Kedikian, Account Manager
Email: [email protected]
PR contact: Gabi Sandler, Account Manager
Email: [email protected] 


South Marketing International
Ladeira da Glória 26
22211-120 Rio de Janeiro RJ Brazil
Tel: (55-21) 2517-4800 Fax: (55-21) 2517-4808
Main contact:  Newton Vieira, Managing Director
Email: [email protected]
Trade contact: Igor Romeu
Email: [email protected]

Rua Jardim Botanico, 656, sala 602
Jardim Botanico
22461-000 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
Tel: (55-21) 3204 3124
Main contact: Cristina Rio Branco, CEO
Email: [email protected]
Secondary contact: Bianca Silveira
Email: [email protected]



Gate 7
Level 1, 97 Rose Street
Chippendale, NSW 2008, Australia
Tel: (61-2) 9356 2945  Fax: (61-2) 9356 2001
Main contact: Jo Palmer, Managing Director
Email: [email protected]
Trade contact: Alexandra Sparr, Account Manager
Email: [email protected]
PR contact: James Cooley
Email: [email protected]


International Place, 26-3 Sanei-cho, Shinjuku-ku
Tokyo 160-0008 Japan
Tel: 81-3-3225-0008, Fax: 81-3-3225-1836
Main contact: Ashley Harvey, Managing Director
Email: [email protected]
Trade contact: Nijika Onoue (thru Mar 28)
Email: [email protected]
Trade: Robert Miyano (after Mar 28)
Email: [email protected]
PR contact: Tomomi Tsukakoshi
Email: [email protected]


(10F Donghwa Bldg) 106, Seosomun-ro,
Joong-gu, Seoul, 04513, Korea
Tel: +82  2  77 78 178
Main contact: Irene Lee, Managing Director
Email: [email protected]
Trade contact: Jenny Son
Email: [email protected]
PR contact: Ellen Lee
Email: [email protected]


Hylink, North America
225 Santa Monica Boulevard, 8th Floor, Santa Monica, CA 90401
Main contact: Humphrey Ho, Managing Director
Email: [email protected]
Account contact: Yang Chen
Email: [email protected]
Account contact: Tori Oh
Email: [email protected]


Sartha Global Marketing
261(First Floor), Lane 5 Westend Marg
Saidulajab, New Delhi - 110030, India
Tel:  +91-11-49210000-19
Main contact: Sheema Vohra, Managing Director
Email: [email protected]
Trade contact: K.S. Jishnu
Email: [email protected]
PR contact: Sunil Puri
Email: [email protected]
PR contact: Arpita Sinha
Email[email protected]


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