Sunday, April 30, 2017

GET AHEAD OF THE COMPETITION!



R.G. (Bob) Tuss

TOURISM SPECIALIST/ INTERNATIONAL EXPERTISE
Business Development Solutions
“ A unique mosaic in that the principles of Business Development are woven with imagination, vision and disciplined practical expertise. The true ‘gift’ of reaching deep, bringing out the best in colleagues and client’s.”

              Ask Competitors if they have ACTUALLY done what they are advising you? We have.  
                                             Coaching, Advisor, Consultant
* Hotel & Resort - Full Management & International Marketing Expertise
* Restaurant and Food Services Management.
* Hotel Cloud Based Mgt Systems & Online Marketing Channel Integration
* Standing Start Tourism Marketing Plans - Broad to Strategic niche targets
* Community Tourism Action Plans - Towns, City, State, Federal
*  Indigenous Touristic Development Worldwide. Rural & Remote, Farm Tourism
* Website & Social Media Marketing, Full Digital Marketing Services. Website & Video Optimization, Analytics, SEO, ONLINE Marketing Expert
* Service Culture Training
* Customer Service Training Hospitality Industry
* Sales Training - Basic to multi-layered complex applications
* Crisis Management
* Tour Packaging F.I.T. & Effective Profitable Experiential Group Packaging
* Tourism Audit, Indexing, Evaluation
* Needs Assessment
* Security Solutions - Simple to Complex. Logistics, Personal & Corporate Safety.
* Personal Courier High Security Documents.
* Professional Video Productions. Award Winning. Affordable
* Micro-Hydro & Large Scale Solar Energy Solutions.
* Master Smoker - Pacific Northwest Wild Salmon

Hotel & Resorts, Tour, Travel, &Tourism Development, Stakeholder Liaison, Tourism Providers. Community. Government.

*Trends - *Mission Crafting *Image - Branding - eCommerce Marketing - Website, SEO and Effective Social Media Integration (Facebook, Twitter, Google+ YouTube, etc. )
* Risk Assessment. High Level Security Solutions 
* Hospitality & Tourism Provider Website Development & Video Productions

Proven Performance Worldwide! Testimonials say it best!

Photos - Customer Service Training - Hotels Georgetown Guyana
                La Paz Bolivia Tourism Symposium La Paz Territory Tourism Development.
Cartagena Colombia, Palenque Community Business Development Review. Pijao Colombia, Coffee Farming and 'Slow City' Pijao President Tourism and Product Promotion.  

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Tourism Development Worldwide.


City or Rural. Tourism Development is accelerating rapidly around the world. Work with the knowledge our expertise is current and leading edge. We work with the tools of the future. Extremely proud to have assisted GAMLP La Paz “7 Wonder Cities of the World” designated. 




Director and Deputy Director National Chamber of Entrepreneur's Taraz Kazakhstan setting standards for Tourism Development. 2000 year old history on the Silk Road. Taraz looks to major International attention with the 2017 EXPO being held in Astana, Kazakhstan. The world will discover fabled history for real.  

Friday, April 28, 2017

Crafting Your Success - TOURISM PIONEER

Rural Tourism Development - Philippines
Checking out exciting tourism product found in remote island areas. Creating infrastructure strategies. Bob Tuss, International Marketing expert, and Industry Pioneer, listens carefully to local concerns and comments. Bob has developed Strategic Tourism Action Plans in numerous developing countries around the world from eco, rural, indigenous, community, towns, cities and nations.

* Now Semi-Retired. Accepting limited International Assignments. Advice you can bank on. Do you want somebody proven really good OR do you just want some - body?







PHOTOS - Phillipines District Tourism Assessment, La Paz Bolivia Training given to Bolivian Tourism Stakeholders. La Gusta Restaurant. South America's leading Chef Kamilla Seidler.

TAKING CARE OF BUSINESS - Strategies that work!


R.G. (Bob) Tuss DMATP
Recipient -
William Van Horne Visionary Award Peer & Government Recognition -                   More than 55 Yrs - Visionary International Tourism Marketing & Business Development.


 Last Mile Solutions.

Recent Projects: Multiple Visitations.


*Kazakhstan Multiple *Bolivia - Multiple , *Colombia Multiple
Honduras - Multiple,*Guyana - Multiple*Azerbaijan - Multiple, *Georgia -Multiple, Uzebekstan, *Armenia-Multiple,  *South East Asia,       *Eastern Europe, *Russia-Multiple, *Siberia-Multiple, *Middle East *Canada-Multiple, *USA, *Philippines-Multiple, *Peru, *South Korea, *Japan, *Germany- Multiple, *Austria-Multiple.

THE POWER OF 'BOOTS ON THE GROUND' - NOW SEMI-RETIRED.  AVAILABLE FOR HOT SHORT TERM ASSIGNMENTS WORLDWIDE. 

“Understanding OWNERSHIP…… is having experienced ownership.” (My quote)






Photos - La Casa del Sombrero Familia Hurtado, Suaza, Huila, Colombia. & Boarder Camp Southern Urals/Northern Kazakhstan) Newly minted Touristic Policia in Santa Rosa de Copan, Honduras. Salt Flats Bolivia. Selecting precious specialty coffee beans Finca La Floresta Cittaslow Pijao, Colombia. Tourism Office La Paz (Salt Block Table & Seats)

Thursday, April 27, 2017

STRATEGIC MARKETING - Explore The Potential!



EXPERIENCE THAT REALLY COUNTS
Sure, anyone can tell you anything about themself, but, performance rests with testimonials and legacy.


HIRE ME! Explore Your real Potential!
ONLINE MARKETING SPECIALIST
Robert G Tuss
Have Passport. Will Travel.

clydesdalehouse (at) gmail.com
Photo -Ancient Zoroastrians Fire Worship Temple, Azerbaijan
Hotel Managers Ethics Training - San Pedro Sula Honduras  
Coffee Growers Armenia District Colombia B & B
Planning Session GAMLP La Paz Tourism Bolivia
Inbound/Outbound Travel Tez Group Taraz, Kazakhstan 


Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Tourism Expertise - FOR HIRE The 'extra' mile!




TOURISM SPECIALIST -Robert G. Tuss DMATP  (Semi-Retired)

Past member A.C.T.A., A.S.T.A., S.I.T.E., P.A.T.A., UFFTA, N.T.B., T.I.A.C., P.T.A.C., U.S.T.B., Founding member - Vancouver A.M & T.I.A.B.C., the forerunner of C.O.T.A. * Now renamed T.I.A.B.C. President, Tourism Industry Association of British Columbia. Downtown Vancouver Business Association - Chair Tourism, Vancouver Board Of Trade - Chair Tourism, British Columbia Provincial Chamber Of Commerce, U.S.A. National Speakers Association. Board and Chair of numerous Tourism Task Forces at municipal, provincial, state, federal and international conferences and organizations. M.I.C.E. Association.

Volunteer to CESO/SACO, represented through CIDA/DFATD - Canada Government Foreign Affairs. Roster Member TAM-BAS, "Turnaround Management & Business Advisory Services Programme". London, United Kingdom. http://www.tambas.org/

Member - International Crisis Room 360  ICR360 International Security Professionals


Pioneer member - Distinguished Member of Association of Tourism Professionals. DMATP

Recipient - *Life Time - 'William Van Horne Visionary Award' in Tourism Development.  British Columbia Government & Tourism Industry of British Columbia.
*Canadian Executive Service Organization - Cyril A. Peachey Legacy Award 2017

Published Author -Troika - Operation Siberia. Armenia Caper. Checkmate Armenia - Touch Move. Baku - Oil on the Fire. Kazakhstan - 'Radioactive Jane', The High impact of Technology on the Tourism Industry. Tour Packaging Success. Siege Over Sochi. Rumble On Clydesdale Street.

“Proven Strategic Thinker And A Results Driven Marketer.
Senior Business Strategist, Coach, and “hands on” real time practitioner who can claim measurable personal accomplishments. In a world where there are two basic types of industry influencers: entrepreneurs-those who are predisposed to work independently and: corporate leaders-those who can lead and work well in a team, Bob is a rare individual who understands and thrives in both environments. A genuine Change Agent recognizing the values of tradition and progress. One of the best!”
(Un-paid Associate quote) Thank you Laurie!






Photos - Edge of the Salt Flats Bolivia South America/Winter 2010 Olympic Mascots Vancouver Canada.
Costumes now displayed in BC Sports Hall Of Fame. Palenque, Asopraduse Candy Making Factory Cartagena Colombia.   Bob on the other hand is now likely back on the road.