Brigitta Kroon-Fiorita is a public relations and marketing expert who specializes in travel, destination, and culture, developing key strategies to reach targeted business goals. She spent more than 20 years in the New York City office of Netherlands Board of Tourism & Conventions, rising to the role of North American Media Relations Manager overseeing the promotion of Holland to the U.S. & Canadian market. Brigitta was born, raised, and educated in the Netherlands. She speaks three languages including English, Dutch, and German, as well as basic French.
In addition to her success promoting Holland, Brigitta’s client and destination partners have included VisitBritain; Eurail Group G.I.E.; Austrian Tourist Office, Hungarian Tourist Office; INNOVATION NORWAY – Tourism; Polish National Tourist Office; and DH Enterprise & Associates (Sceptre and Great Value Vacations). Brigitta was also the Director of Operations, Inbound Division, for the American Institute for Foreign Study. AIFS and its family of companies organize cultural exchange programs throughout the world for more than 50,000 students each year.
Brigitta is a member of SATW (Society of American Travel Writers), TMAC (Travel Media Association of Canada), PRSA (Public Relations Society of America), PCNY (Publicity Club of New York), NAWBO (National Association of Women Business Owners), and the Social Media Marketing Society.
She is based in Connecticut, about one hour outside of New York City.