Keynote Speaking


Learn How You Can Attract International Visitors to Your Community, Cultural Organization or Hotel

The more global the world has become…

The more people are seeking local experiences!

Tourists want to enjoy your music, food, history and craft by participating in experiences with local community members.

Dr. Bonita Kolb shares a practical four step model to successfully attract international tourists by providing unique itineraries.

Doing so will drive economic development, build community and preserve local culture. Click here ITS Speaker Information to learn more.

Bonita can deliver:

  • Keynote Speeches to Inspire Audiences
  • Workshop Sessions with Step-by-Step Practical Advice
  • Personalized Consulting Assessment and Strategy

Discover, Brand, Package & Promote Your Community

Discover your unique cultural advantage.

Involve community groups in an analysis of local tourism potential to discover the cultural experiences.

Brand your unique culture as authentic.

Analyze the benefits offered by these experiences to enhance and brand the community’s image.

Package the experience by expanding the brand.

Identify additional tourism products and services offered that can be packaged into itineraries.

Promote authentically using community members.

Communicate via social media to build awareness and generate interest by using authentic local voices.

Other Presentation Topics

Training Hotel Employees to Serve International Tourists

Hotels and attractions must train their hotel staff to understand how to communicate and serve across cultural differences. Both hotel English and cultural communication skills are needed!

Creating Tourism Events for Cultural Organizations

Museums, galleries, and performance halls can widen their mission and improve their numbers by marketing to tourists. What is needed is information that both explains and entices.




Bonita’s experience and passion for increasing international tourism through culture makes her an exceptional talent and resource. Her presentation, information, and spirit during public speaking is magnetic. Amos L. Smith, Exc. Director, Nashville, The Global Chamber

Always interesting, her energy and  enthusiasm keeps everyone in the audience engaged! You will definitely learn something new every time she speaks. Ly Le, Marketing &  Communications Manager, Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi