Our team at USP Marketing PR consists of travel industry and media experts, based in Amsterdam. They are passionate about what they do, they don’t take no for an answer, are result driven and dedicated to sharing their expertise and experience with you. 

Jeannette Spits

Jeannette Spits

Strategic Director

Managing Director and founding partner of USP Marketing PR. Jeannette studied International Hotel and Tourism Management and after having gained experience in hotel Sales & Marketing she cofounded USP in 1994. Jeannette brings more than 20 years of experience in PR, Sales & Marketing within the tourism and the hotel industry and has an extensive (online) media and partner network.

Travel favorites: the jungle of Suriname, the energy of New York City and the mystical Peru.


Marloes van den Boogaard

Marloes van den Boogaard

Head of PR

Consultant and media specialist at USP Marketing PR since May 2014. Marloes studied International Hotel and Tourism Management and started her career in the entertainment industry. Next to her background in media and reputation management she has broad experience in the hospitality industry and is a (social) media expert. Marloes lived in the USA (California) for one year and followed a Senior Exchange Student program. She also worked abroad in Paris (France) and Curacao (Dutch Caribbean). With her passion for travel and her knowlegde within the aviation market Marloes is currently PR Consultant for various international accounts at USP such as Emirates Airline, NYC & Company, Canada Marketing Committee, Visit Valencia and WOW air.

Travel favorites: USA (from East to West - North to South), Spain, Indonesia, Dutch Caribbean, New Zealand.


Natasha Sprengers-Hooper

Natasha Sprengers-Hooper

Senior Consultant

Senior Consultant and working for USP Marketing PR since 2003. 10 years experience with Tourist Boards, airlines, hotels and travel organizations. Specialized in both PR and marketing related activities. She worked for international travel accounts such as Sri Lanka Tourist Board, Maldives Tourist Board, Continental Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Suriname Tourism and corporate brands like Heineken, Amstel and Dr. Pepper. Currently Natasha is working on key accounts Emirates Airline, PROMPERU.

Travel favorites: Myanmar, Jamaica and Peru.


Irene Lipper

Irene Lipper

Senior Consultant

Graduated in high school (Business Administration) and holding a degree in Marketing, Irene is a passionate marketing professional. Bringing over 20 years of experience in the Netherlands travel & tourism sector including marketing, sales and product management positions with both long ánd short haul specialized tour operators. Working for USP Marketing PR as Trade Marketing & PR Consultant for Taiwan, Tourism Authority of Thailand and Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. 

Travel favorites: Canada, France, islands in general and camping along the Belgian North Sea coast.


Dagmar Ypenberg Moonen

Dagmar Ypenberg Moonen

Marketing Consultant

Dagmar is a marketing professional, graduated in Communications & Marketing, with a special degree in Event management. Lived in Paris and Brussels en travelled the world in one year. Working in the Dutch travel business since 2000, mainly as a marketing manager for long hall destinations. Specializes in strategic and online marketing. Dagmar is always positive, results-oriented, proactive and hands-on. She gained extensive marketing experience through her role as project manager of Vakantiebeurs and Marketing & sales roles at key tour operators in The Netherlands.

Travel favorites: Out of 48 long haul destinations, the favorites of Dagmar are Namibia, Boliva, Japan and within Europe citytrips to Riga, Stockholm, Krakau and Budapest. 
 


Kornelis van der Krieke

Kornelis van der Krieke

Consultant

Kornelis obtained his Bachelor's degree in Communication Science at the University in Amsterdam. He started working at USP Marketing PR as an intern because he was very interested in the world of PR and travel, USP being the best of both worlds. After his internship he started working as a Consultant with great enthusiasm, mainly for the accounts NYC & Company, Amare Marbella Beach Hotel, WOW air, Tourism Authority of Thailand, Friesland and Stubai. 

Travel Favorites: in love with the United States, New York City and San Francisco in particular, but also European citytrips and anywhere warm and sunny.


Manon van Brecht

Manon van Brecht

Consultant

Manon graduated in Tourism Management (Bachelor of Business Administration) and has always been interested in the PR & communication industry. Therefore she was searching for the perfect combination between tourism and PR, which she found at USP. After her internship she started working as a Consultant for the accounts Emirates Airline, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, Tourism Authority of Thailand, Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Stubai and Flower Campings.


Travel favorites: Dutch Caribbean, Vietnam, Thailand, European cities and Greece.
 


Loren Grim

Loren Grim

Junior PR Consultant

Loren obtained her Bachelor’s degree in International Communications Event, Music & Entertainment Studies. Before USP Marketing PR she worked for a television production company as a social media manager. She has a passion for the combination of travel and storytelling, this is why USP Marketing PR was the logical next step in her career. With her sparkling personality she comes up with great concepts and PR chances for her main accounts Las Vegas, China Airlines, Friesland, Canada Marketing Committee and Secret Escapes.

Travel favorites: Crazy about Italian food, the beautiful landscape of Indonesia, the adventure in North America and the culture of Spain.