BARBARA FRITZ

Founder I Executive Director I International Tourism Expert

Barbara Fritz, founder of AGEG Tourism for Sustainability Consulting - an international tourism expert with more than 20 years experience in sustainable tourism development and tourism (hotel industry, tourism boards, travel agencies, international development organizations, environmental authorities, tour operators). She combines in-depth knowledge of mechanisms of the international tourism market with professional development skills for the implementation of sustainable tourism projects. Working and living abroad, she gathered sustainable tourism experience in Latin American (Colombia, Costa Rica, Mexico, Argentina and the Dominican Republic) as well as in the Middle East (Egypt, Jordan) and Eastern Europe (Ukraine, Slovenia, Albania, Montenegro and Kosovo). Barbara has built up the tourism sector for AGEG Consultants and developed it into an independent successful tourism consulting firm. She oversees the strategic direction of the sustainable tourism company AGEG Tourism for Sustainability Consulting and is the creative brain for innovative concepts and tourism products. Over the last 10 years with AGEG, she focused on the development, strategic leadership and implementation of some groundbreaking sustainable tourism initiatives. In close cooperation with (multistakeholder approach) ministries, tourism organizations, NGOs, the travel and hotel industry, Barbara developed guiding tourism concepts, quality and eco-certification systems, marketable and competitive tourism products and brands.

KEY QUALIFICATION

Strategy and Creativity I International Network
Developing Competitive Marketable Tourism Products, Marketing and Branding, Strategy Development, Public - Private Partnerships, Ecotourism Development in Protected Areas, Tourist Routes and Thematic Trails, Mountain Tourism, Eco-labelling and Quality Standards


JUDITH HUBER

Qualification

Ethnologist with regional experience in South Asia, South East Europa and Middle East. Since 2010 she is working with AGEG TSC in various projects and has been on assignments in Egypt and the Balkans. Currently she is preparing her PhD focusing on environment and society.

Key Competences

  • Project management and monitoring
  • Intercultural projects
  • Marketing and promotion tools
  • Research

STEPHANIE HABLE

Tourism Management I Training & Print Material

Stephanie Hable studied Tourism Management at the Munich University of Applied Sciences and gained her first professional experience in South America (Mexico, Chile). She has been working with AGEG Tourism for Sustainability Consulting since 2012, primarily supporting the elaboration of print material, training curricula, handbooks and promotional material.

Key Competences

Flexible I Reliable
Elaboration Promotional, Print and Training Material


ROBERT TRAVERS, IRELAND

Qualification

Tourism expert with over 20 years experience in international tourism development and marketing in Asia, Africa, Europe and the Middle East.

Key Competences

  • Technical and political tourism advice and strategic tourism development
  • Sustainable tourism master plan development
  • Environmentally and socially-responsible tourism development
  • Sustainable destinations development
  • Tourism marketing strategies

VIOLETTA EICHOLZ

Qualification

Master of Business Administration (International Management, Marketing, Project Management) MBA in Sustainability Management / Corporate Social Responsibility Working Experience in Indonesia, South Africa, Azerbaijan, Poland, Guatemala, Belize, Thailand, Malaysia

Key Competences

  • Project planning, budgeting and monitoring and the monitoring of international PPP und CSR Projects
  • Development and marketing of (sustainable) tourism products und destinations
  • Preparation of training modules und handbooks
  • Planning and implementation of training and workshops

ZEINAB HUSSEIN, EGYPT

Qualification

Interior designer, auditor and trainer, who has worked for various AGEG projects within Egypt since 2011.

Key Competences

  • Project Coordination
  • Team Leadership
  • Green Star Hotel Auditor
  • Interior Design, Design Concept


AGEG TOURISM FOR SUSTAINABILTY RELIES ON A SELECTED NETWORK OF PROFESSIONAL TOURISM EXPERTS WITH DIFFERENT EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUNDS AND CAN COMPILE A CUSTOMISED TEAM OF SPECIALISTS FOR EACH INDIVIDUAL PROJECT.