Welcome to The Kliman Group
Maximizing profitability for the hospitality and travel industry by providing a strategic understanding of market trends and meeting and convention customer expectations.
Kliman Group is a consulting practice specializing
in creating, facilitating and managing customer advisory
boards, focus groups and strategic planning meetings.
We also serve our clients by analyzing and improving
group service procedures for hotels and resorts. Kliman,
a dynamic speaker, is available for keynote addresses
regarding meeting and travel industry trends and marketplace
Kliman, the company's founder, is a widely respected
hospitality industry leader with 30+ years experience
in business development, global sales and marketing
and operations management in both the hotel and financial
services industries. He has personally created and
facilitated more than 50 customer advisory boards
and has spoken on a wide variety of industry topics
in Asia, Australia, Europe and North and South America.
David has served as International Chairman of MPI (Meeting Professionals International), and as a delegate on the White House Conference on Travel and Tourism. He co-chaired the MPI/PCMA (Professional Convention Management Association) Tomorrow's Summit Conference and has served on MPI's Multi-Cultural Initiative committee. David was awarded one of the industry's highest accolades, MPI's International Meeting Planner of the Year, in 1999.
Fluent in German and English, David's opinions and perspectives are widely sought after by hospitality and travel industry organizations seeking a strategic understanding of market trends and customers' needs.
David is an active member of MPI,
Meeting Professionals International, PCMA,
Professional Convention Management Association and
The International Association of Facilitators.