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TDS & ASSOCIATES Based in Portland, Oregon, we are a team of internationally respected specialists with extensive expertise in tourism planning, destination auditing & assessment, visitor experience & communication reviews. place branding and destination development & marketing. Tourism Development Solutions (TDS): Bruce Dickson (Senior Consultant) Deborah Dresner (Consultant)   International Associates: Satwant Calais of Calais Consultants - Sydney/Australia Bill Baker of Total Destination Marketing - United States Mahesh Enjeti of SAI Marketing Counsel - Sydney/Australia   Where needed, additional Associates - with expertise relevant to meeting clients’ wider project requirements - are available. DEBORAH DRESNER (TDS) Specialist Expertise Product assessment and itinerary development. ‘Non profits in travel' and associated tourism programs & markets. Database marketing and targeted promotions. Membership management. Background Deborah Dresner provides extensive experience in special interest tourism, marketing, assessment of destinations & product offers, and client relationship management. She has specialized knowledge in the North American non-profit travel market, as a result of her many years working with major nature-based and cultural tourism attractions, including the San Diego Zoo and Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI).   At the world famous San Diego Zoo, she worked with the travel team to develop a travel program for its 250,000 member households. She travelled internationally as the Zoo’s representative to review potential new travel  destinations and itineraries for inclusion in the Zoo’s Worldwide Travel Program.  She also participated at the   National Non Profits in Travel Conference held each year in Virginia. In Australia and Oregon, Deborah gained extensive experience with database marketing and has created  successful targeted promotional campaigns for both travel programs and visitor attractions, including museums.  She has a Bachelor of Arts in Writing from the University of California, San Diego, and an Associates of Science in  Travel and Tourism from San Diego Mesa College.
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