My job is to be the guardian of the vision of my business. I articulate the efforts of the different areas of my team and encompass them in the same direction. I work closely to product development, do big part of the scouting, footage and photography and build our contact network. What is always in the back of my head, is how to keep the team and IMPULSE crew motivated to always deliver the best service and experiences.
Education: Industrial Engineering undergrad with a minor in psychology. I have lived in 4 countries and traveled for a whole year around the globe.
Motivation: I want the world to know Colombia for the positive things. I want to make every single visitor who comes to our country to go back home loving Colombia. I'm an innate traveler, and I know that travel is more about the people than the places. This is why I'm always making connections between the travelers and the Colombians.
Interests: Sailing, urban biker, yogi, veggie food, music lover and do my best at photography.
I'm the number guy of the crew, so I'm always looking after the costs, taking care of the finances and keeping track of the accounting.
Education: I studied Hotel and Tourism Management. My thesis was a gastronomic route of Tumaco, which gave a wide vision of the tourism in Colombia.
Motivation: My biggest motivation has always been showing the best of my country. I strongly believe that tourism is one of best ways to boost local economy.
Interests: entrepreneurship and sci-fi movies.
I'm the person in charge of maintaing the partnerships with our commercial allies. Any question, change, suggestion o special request will be taken care of by me. I support the team when the logistics of a team go beyond our normal operation, and am also the person in charge of guide recruitment.
Education: Leisure and hospitality management professional, with studies in Human Resources. Lived and learned a lot from the internal workings methodology of the Walt Disney World Company.
Motivation: Definitely improving the image of my country. Show all the beautiful things we have, and at the same time explain the reasons behind the bad things that happen in Colombia. All of this is a way to create consciousness of the many realities that can existe, not only in Colombia, but in the world. I also love the idea of knowing that I can generate happiness and satisfaction not only to the travellers, but also to all our collaborators.
Interests: Cross-fit, salsa dancing.
My role at IMPULSE is to coordinate all the reservations that we get daily and support the administrative area. Most of my time is spent paying attention to the specific detail every tour has, so our clients have a unique experience.
Education:Hospitality and Leisure Management professional, with a specialization in Strategic Marketing for Hotels and Tourism.
Motivation: I want every single person who visits us to come back home with a good image of Colombia, and that they wish to return to continue exploring our marvelous landscapes and learn more about our culture.
Interests: Movies, swimming, reading, travelling
I am in charge of customer service: solving their doubts, making recommendations and helping them plan their trips. During my daily activities, I’m always thinking about how to give our customers memorable and significant experiences that will let them return home satisfied.
Education: Hotel and Tourism Management degree from Externado de Colombia University.
Motivation: I love my country and I strongly believe in it. I’m convinced in the potential that Colombia has to offer the world, beyond the negative image that we had some years ago. My main motivation is to help other travelers discover the magic of our country, make their experience something unique and at the same time, learn more about my beloved Colombia. I love to travel, discover new cultures, food, music... and I think that Colombia is a perfect place to find these things.
Interests: Sports, dancing, reading, food, travel
I'm connecting our company with people that are looking for a professional, trustworthy and top-notch travel business. Also, I'm always searching for new opportunities to promote IMPULSE Travel on the World Wide Web.
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Tourism Management.
Motivation: I'm passionate about everything that is related to digital marketing. At IMPULSE I'm taking advantage of this passion to put a spotlight on our business and, of course, Colombia as a destination. The fact that I work and live as an expat in this country, shows that love it a lot.
Interests: In my free time I like to explore new places around Bogotá. I practice yoga and love to read good novels.
I'm in charge of all of our company' s communication products. I work constantly in improving how we show our destinations, and in finding new amazing experiences for our visitors.
Education: Master of Arts with minor degrees in Design and Literature
Motivation: I' m passionate about travelling in Colombia. It is such a big and diverse place, that there' s always more to know and to be amazed at. What I' ve lived, and the marvellous things I' ve seen, impulse me to connect others with my country' s magic.
Interests: Urban cycling, Hiking, Music, Nature
Follow up on processes where emotions, intuition and other soft skills can take the members of a team to line up with their goals and purposes.
Education: Creative and operations director at La Hortensia, with a Visual Arts masters, entrepreneur, meditator, traveller.
Motivation: Every single person has a natural calling to develop that thing that makes us absolutely happy and that lights up our passion, and will, and allows us to fully express out abilities and natural talents. Helping others find that calling, the Dharma, is what keeps me motivated and working daily.
Interests: meditation, yoga, photography, gardening
I'm in charge of providing solutions through technology, focused towards a positive user experience and efficiency in internal operations.
Education: Mainly self-taught in different areas of technology from an early age. Complimentary studies in Software Development from SENA.
Motivation: Using technology to bring people together and tell the world what Colombia is. I like designing solutions so my team can focus on the things that only humans can do, and leave the rest to the computers.
Interests: Star Wars, video games
To improve the experience of our customers through a positive and always attentive attitude.
Education: Undergraduate studies in Tourism and Hotel Management. I have lived in 2 countries and I am able to communicate in English and French.
Motivation: I believe in the tourism growth of the country and picture Colombia as one of the Latin American countries with the highest tourist flow in the coming years. Traveling outside of Colombia has made me realize how much value and potential it has and how it is within our reach to make responsible use of everything that Colombia has to offer.
Interests: Passionate about music and concerts, skiing and snow, learning new languages, I like hiking and outdoor landscapes, cinema and history.
My job at Impulse is to always be in touch with our clients, making sure we're covering all their necessities, solving their doubts, planning their vacations, giving them recommendations and trying my best to exceed their expectations while they're in Colombia.
Education: Hospitality and Tourism Management from Externado University of Colombia
Motivation: Traveling through Colombia has allowed me to open my mind and know the wonders that this country has to offer. I'm absolutely in love with Colombia and there is still so much to learn and discover here, that I want everyone in the world to see it and I wanna work everyday for that. In this industry is where I'm at my happiest, either traveling or working, it's my passion and I don't see myself anywhere else.
Interests: Music, going to concerts, animal lover, traveling.
My job at IMPULSE is to take care of our Social Media profiles and write insightful posts for our travel blog. I also support other areas of digital marketing such as website maintenance and email marketing to provide our customers and followers with up-to-date information on travel highlights and give helpful advice to plan their perfect Colombia experience.
Education: Bachelor of Arts in International Management at the University of Applied Sciences in Dusseldorf
Motivation: Travelling is my biggest passion and I am amazed by the rich culture and beautiful landscape in Colombia. There is barely a country that has so much historical and natural highlights to offer. I hope to make it easier for everyone to get an authentical impression of Colombia by sharing travel inspiration and advice.
Interests: traveling, reading, sports, food
I am the person in charge of verifying, codifying, registering and processing accounting documents, in order to provide truthful, reliable and timely financial information for decision making.
Education: Professional in Public Accounting with Specialization in Business Management.
Motivation: To contribute to the social and economic growth of my country through its cultural diversity.
Interests: Sports, music, travel.
My job at Impulse Travel is to support the Travel Consultants and to manage the CRM database. I also support the Digital Marketing department by helping to keep the website up to date and the Partnerships department by checking the tours and activities on the various providers for up-to-dateness and availability.
Education: I study Tourism, Hotel- and Event management in Palma de Mallorca
Motivation: My life and career have been driven by a strong passion for travelling. I am very interested in other cultures and have a strong desire to become acquainted with new people and to implement it, there is no better place than Colombia. I hope I can help the team convince people from all over the world what a great and incredible country Colombia is and why it is worth travelling to.
Interests: I love to dance, travel, laugh, watch romantic movies and of course to eat chocolate.
I am in charge of logistics, assignment of the tourist guides, drivers and making sure that the trips are the best experience for our clients. I am the person who is behind the scenes, watching everything that happens so that the trip is simply perfect and unforgettable. I will be there to make sure it all works correctly.
Education: Technician and Technologist in Accounting and Finance. English as a second language.
Motivation: They say that life is a book and those who have not traveled have only read the first page, unquestionably travel to know, learn, grow and break with the stereotypes of this society. Colombia is a country full of adventures and cultures, its colors and accents fill hearts, being part of the IMPULSE TEAM is a great inspiration to help others see the beauty of our country.
Interests: Lover of animals, video games, snow, aviation and travel.