We help travel & tourism brands achieve business goals through insight, strategy and a proven process for marketing success.

 

Our Philosophy

There has been and will continue to be a fundamental shift in the way people choose the what, where, when, how and the why of their next adventure. The massification of class, globalization, the internet, travel search engines, social media, the environment and the economy are all having a significant impact on consumer decision-making.

Wanderlust provides marketing, branding and management consulting to destinations, resorts and tourism attractions. We are experts at uncovering what drives people to choose where they go and building integrated marketing programs to attract them — using the internet, social networks, direct marketing and mass media.

Our Process

Creating wanderlust is a lot like taking a trip: you may have a map to guide you, but the real treasures are usually found where you least expect them, while wandering somewhere off the beaten path.

Getting There™ is our map, the road that we always follow to keep us on course — whether we are searching for consumer insight, branding a place, devising an advertising strategy or upgrading your website.

With Getting There™, we will reach our destination on time and within budget. Getting There™ also gives us the freedom to explore the road less traveled, search under rocks and find that little nugget of truth that can turn mere data into insight and a great brand into a greatly desired brand.

We’ve been perfecting the Getting There™ process over the past twenty plus years. It’s behind the successful rebranding of Windham Mountain (during the worst ski season in the Northeast in over twenty years), transforming the image of Troy, NY (from the home of urban blight into an eclectic community filled with historic opportunity) and helping Mount Snow aspire to become the number one most visited ski resort in Vermont.

Getting There™ has three steps, one right after the other. Not quite as simple as going from point A to point B, but close.

Baggage Check -> Chart the Course -> Create Wanderlust

Mark Shipley Strategy Director


Mark Shipley
Strategy Director

Sara Tack Creative Director


Sara Tack
Creative Director

Dave Vener Marketing Director


Dave Vener
Marketing Director

Braden Russom Account Manager


Braden Russom
Account Manager

Kate McElroy Account Manager


Kate McElroy
Account Manager

Caitlin Ryan Media Strategist


Caitlin Ryan
Media Strategist

Alan Beberwyck Content Director


Alan Beberwyck
Content Director

Dave Mercier Art Director


Dave Mercier
Art Director

Chris Havens Senior Graphic Artist


Chris Havens
Senior Graphic Artist

Jared Tomeck Front-end Designer


Jared Tomeck
Front-end Designer

Mo Abele Traffic Manager


Mo Abele
Traffic Manager

Ashley Quimby Administrative Assistant


Ashley Quimby
Administrative Assistant

Lynn White Operations Director


Lynn White
Operations Director

Rachel Digman Comptroller


Rachel Digman
Comptroller

Sharon Lawless Print Director


Sharon Lawless
Print Director

Stella Wanderer


Stella
Wanderer