Public Speaking

Strategic Vision President Peter Bates is a top choice for luxury marketing events, panel discussions, focus groups, and Travel Agent Advisory Boards.

Always with a finger on the pulse of the marketplace, Peter Bates is recognized globally for his visionary approach to marketing and his in-depth knowledge of the luxury sector. His insight into new and emerging market trends, coupled with his finely tuned luxury-marketing skills, proves invaluable in helping clients achieve maximum results in sales revenue and in building brands. Speaking at high-profile events around the world, Bates shares this incisive understanding of the marketplace in presentations that are at once informative, compelling and motivating.

He moderates Travel + Leisure’s MarketWatch and ILTM’s Leaders’ Forum in Cannes and Shanghai, and the Tourism Australia Summit in Beverly Hills. He has moderated the Virtuoso International Symposium three times – in Sydney, Australia (2009), Mexico City (2010), and aboard the Regent Seven Seas Mariner (2012) – and a session at the annual GBTA Convention in Boston, 2012, and in Denver, 2011.

During his career, he has worked on speaking engagements for JG Black Book of Travel, the Association of Travel Marketing Executives (ATME), The Leading Hotels of the World, Preferred Hotels & Resorts, WORLDHOTELS, and the U.K.’s Master Innholders.

Managing and moderating travel agent advisory boards is a special service that Bates offers to Strategic Vision clients, designed to expand and strengthen communications with this important sector of the industry. See Advisory Board Development and Management.

Please call 914.881.9050 or email with inquiries regarding availability for speaking engagements and details of the fee structure.