Tourism professionals can learn to fully understand and emulate the essential best practices of eco lodges, with authentic local experiences. They can discern which is genuine green from greenwashing. They can learn to replicate highly successful models of sustainability that meets luxury amidst conservation and heritage sites.
Susan Santos de Cárdenas is savvy hotelier, consultant and trainer with more than 25 years managing Sales, Marketing, Operations, Events (Meetings, Incentives, Conventions & Exhibitions-MICE) for start-up resorts, established luxury hotels, travel and tours, lifestyle events and publications- a total of 11 hotels, 14 specialty restaurants, 4 tour operators & travel agencies in the Philippines, Singapore, Peru and Japan. Specializing on Sustainable Tourism Development & Stewardship: Agri-Tourism/Organic farms, Community Based Rural Tourism, Green Hotels and Events, MICE: Meetings, Incentives, Conventions & Exhibitions, with Corporate/Community Social Responsibility (CSR) at grassroots application.