Pulse Travel Marketing & The KAI Group Join Forces
Bruce Parkinson, Open Jaw
(l tor r) Patrice Bell, Annika Klint, Sana Keller
Pulse Travel Marketing Inc. and The KAI Group, two Canadian boutique travel tourism marketing and public relations companies, have agreed to combine their businesses.
The merged company, to be known as Pulse Travel Marketing, brings together teams at both agencies under one umbrella, with The KAI Group operating as a division of Pulse, servicing the group’s resorts and tour clients.
Long-time industry members Patrice Bell, Sana Keller, and Annika Klint are equal managing partners in the new company, which represents clients from across the travel and tourism spectrum including destination marketing offices (DMOs) convention and visitor bureaus (CVBs), hotels & resorts, airlines, cruise lines, and tour operators.
“As we join forces, we plan to retain our close client relationships and hands-on approach that we have always had as boutique agencies, while taking advantage of our expanded expertise to evolve and grow our business.” says a joint statement from the Pulse Communications’ three managing partners, Patrice Bell, Sana Keller and Annika Klint.
“We are like-minded individuals that each brings their own strengths to the table, allowing us to become a more robust company and offer expanded resources and services to existing and potential clients.”
Bruce Parkinson Editor-in-Chief
An observer and analyst of the Canadian and international travel industries for over 25 years.