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

CEO

CEO 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

Managing Director

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, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, Costa Rica and overviewing all accounts as Managing Director.

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 the accounts Emirates Airline, Access Suriname Travel and is responsible for new business.

Travel favorites: Myanmar, Jamaica and Peru.


Carole Gölitz

Carole Gölitz

Senior Consultant

Since 2015, Carole has been working regularly for USP Marketing PR on different projects and accounts and brings nearly 20 years of experience in international tourism, marketing, communication and social media. After studying foreign languages at La Sorbonne (Paris) and a Master's degree in Hotel, Tourism & Congress in Angers (France), Carole worked in Austria, Germany before joining the team of the French Tourist Board in the Netherlands as deputy director and marketing manager. Since 2011, she has been working on her own account and has co-created a lifestyle platform entirely dedicated to France: frankrijk.nl and frankreichwebazine.de. Within USP she is currently taking care of all French accounts and working on new business development. 

Travel favorites: France of course with the Carribean Islands and the Réunion, India, Thailand, Indonesia, and Laos. 


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 Beach Hotels, Turkish Airlines and the Tourism Authority of Thailand. 

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 Junior Consultant and today Manon is a pro active Consultant working for the accounts Emirates Airline, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, Tourism Authority of Thailand, Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Stubai and Costa Rica.

Travel favorites: the hustle and bustle of Central America, snowboarding in Austria, sunbathing on Thailand beaches, city tripping in Europe and partying in Vegas.
 


Zarina Abdoella

Zarina Abdoella

Consultant

Zarina graduated in International Communication Management in The Hague with specialisations in media & journalism, crisis management and sustainability. After graduating, she worked as a PR representative at a tourism PR agency where she got to represent a broad variety of clients. After that, she worked as a Marketing & Communication Specialist in travel retail. Zarina loves discovering new places and learning more about other cultures. With her passion for travelling and her experience in PR, social media and trade, Zarina currently works for accounts such as Norwegian Cruise Line, Airbnb, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority and Wakibi.

Travel favorites: London, New York, Malaysia, Surinam, Curaçao and many more.  


Ninette Neuteboom

Ninette Neuteboom

PR Consultant

Ninette obtained both her Bsc International Communication and Media and Msc Marketing Management at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam. She has a passion for traveling and discovering different cultures and has therefore lived in various places around the world. She followed part of her studies in Toronto and worked in Social Media Management in Dubai. She loves letting her creative brain flow and enjoys combining her passion for marketing and PR with her love for travel. With full enthusiasm she works for accounts such as Airbnb, Emirates Airline, NYC & Company, Visit Costa Rica, Flower Campings and France 4 Naturisme.

Travel favorites: Listing to Jazz in New Orleans, relaxing in dynamic Dubai and exploring all European cultures during city trips. 


Eline Smit

Eline Smit

Junior Marketing & PR Consultant

Eline graduated in European Languages and Cultures with Spanish as her specialisation. Her Master’s Degree was obtained in the field of Comparative Arts & Media Studies. Eline lived in Buenos Aires for half a year where she followed an Exchange Program and afterwards, she travelled in South & Latin America. She has been PR representative for museums, hotels & tech- and entertainment brands. With her passion for PR, Marketing & Travel she currently works for clients such as Costa Rica, Catalunya, Norwegian Cruise Line and the Philippines.

Travel favorites: Argentina’s culture and asados, the relaxing and sunny vibe of Cape Town, skiing in the Alps & Mexico’s white beaches and tacos.


Dennis Huigen

Dennis Huigen

Intern

Dennis currently studies International Tourism Management at NHL Stenden University for Applied Sciences in Leeuwarden. He has a great variety of interests, ranging from outdoor activities to graphic design and from wildlife to parkour. He has briefly lived in South Africa (3 months) and Tenerife (6 months) for his studies. He loves to create something amazing out of nothing and uses his skills in various design programs to make this possible. He is now exploring the world of PR on amazing accounts; such as, Sheffield, Japan, Emirates Airline and Turkish Airlines.

Travel favorites: Spotting wildlife in South Africa, photographing waterfalls in Iceland and exploring the underwater world in Bali.