Speaker – Howard Tietjen


With 20+ years of experience in travel and tourism and a passion for new challenges, Howard has utilized his wide range of interests to excel in many roles:

  • In his previous role as Senior Vice President and Partner with Madden Media, he helped build a company that is recognized as one of the premier digital marketing companies in the travel and tourism industry.
  • Howard has earned several industry certifications; Certified Tourism Executive, Travel Marketing Professional, and Google Trusted Digital Media Advisor.
  • He currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors at the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Maritime Museum, the Texas Travel Alliance, and is the Chairman of the Board of the Eric Friedheim Tourism Institute at the University of Florida.

Today, as the Director of Sales at Epsilon-Conversant, Howard’s efforts are focused on working with industry leaders to bring new ideas, new technology, and new partnerships together to help spark the “Tourism Revolution” and assist his many clients as they rise to the challenges we face.