Belgium

Belgium

connectworldwide Belgium
Address: Anna Blamanlaan 33
2104 SC Heemstede | The Netherlands
Tel: +31-(0) 23-547 0623
Toll Free: +31-(0) 23-547 1618
timdiets

Agency Management: Tim P. Diets

Key team members: Desiree Diets – Director of Sales & Marketing

Number of years in the travel industry: 29 years

Past Work Experience:
During his twenty nine year career in tourism, he has served as a sales and marketing manager for the Benelux countries with international hotel chains, car rental companies, destination management companies and airlines. He has worked with major players in the world’s Tourism Marketplace, including Steigenberger Hotels,  Hotel Des Indes, Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky, SAS Radisson  Hotels, Hyatt Hotels,  and Alamo Rent a car (among many other). In addition, he was Board member/Manager of  Dutch Visit USA Committee for more than 10 years.

Education:
Management School The Hague, International Conference Management.

Member of professional organizations:
Skål International
Dutch Visit USA Committee
Belgium Visit USA Committee
HSMAI
MPI

Languages:
Fluent: Dutch, German & English                      Intermediate: French


Our expertise: CWW Belgium /connectworldwide provides outsourced global travel representation in the areas of sales, marketing, and PR specifically for the Travel Industry. Our focus is on international market expansion and revenue development for our clients. We have global reach and local impact.

Specific Market Info: 

 

Market profile

Nearly all of Belgium’s, 10 million citizens live in urban areas, with around one million of them in Brussels. Belgians enjoy a relatively high standard of living, but the economy faces significant headwinds, with unemployment of more than 8%. Most people are well educated and enjoye good standards of living. In Belgium there are 3 official languages ; Flemish/Dutch, French and German. Belgians typicaly spend more the € 1700,- p.p. per year on foreign travel.

Bijna alle 10 miljoen Belgen, wonen in stedelijke gebieden, waarvan er ongeveer 1 miljoen in Brussel wonen.
Belgen hebben een hoge levenstandaard, maar de economie heeft nog enige “tegen wind” met 8% werkloosheid. Merendeel van de bevolking is goed opgeleid en hebben een hoge levens standaards. In Belgie worden 3 talen gesproken; Vlaams, Frans en Duits. Belgen spenderen meer dan € 1.700,- per persoon per jaar aan reizen naar het buitenland

Our Services:

CWW Benelux specializes in sales & marketing representation, strategic account management and partnerships with Global Travel Management Companies as well as Procurement buyers and local travel consortia. We have a well experienced team for the Benelux Counrties based in The Netherlands knowledgeable in all key market segments such as Leisure, Groups, Corporate & MICE.

We can offer Global Representation with Local Contacts

CWW Benelux is gespecialiseerd in sales & marketing representatie, strategisch accountmanagement en onderhoud jarenlange relaties met de wereldwijde TMC’s, maar ook zeer bekend met de inkopers van lokale consortia en corporate accounts. We hebben een zeer ervaren team gevestigd in Nederland met kennis van zaken in alle segmenten van de reisindustrie; zakelijke, vrije tijd, groepen, vergaderingen en incentives.

Wij bieden een  wereldwijde representatie met lokale contacten

CWW Benelux