I have helped these major travel brands and hundreds of travel entrepreneurs.


I can work with you directly to develop and execute the right strategies and plan for your travel business...

Advisory Service & Products

Strategic Advisory Service- Unlimited Phone & Email / Travel Business Academy a Professional online course...

Articles & Free Reports

In-depth travel industry articles and free reports I have published that will give you great insight into my business philosophy and knowledge...

Get My Travel Startups Blog. Read by over 3,000 travel entrepreneurs and professionals.

Consulting - Engage Matt
Are You Working On The Next Big Travel Idea?

I can help you develop and execute your travel business idea. An engagement where I work full-time or part-time directly with you or your executive team. You'll benefit from my product development skills, ability to think strategically, a diehard work ethic and dedication to execution.


start-quoteI had the pleasure of meeting Matt after reading one of his articles on Tnooz.com. Matt is extremely knowledgeable, articulate and personable. He helped us defining and understanding the strategy for a new business model for one of our Travel sites. He's a great person to work with. If you're looking to get high level perspective, contacts and industry knowledge for your travel business I would encourage you to contact him. end-quote

Juan Palacio
Federated Travel-Chief Executive Officer
Year first hired : 2012
Top Consulting Qualities : Great Results, Expert, High Integrity
I work with mature travel brands and financed startups acting as an Entrepreneur-In-Residence (EIR), independent consultant, CMO or strategic advisor. Please view these case studies. These are companies I've helped build as a consultant. I founded, scaled-up and successfully sold CollegeSkiTrips.
Federated Travel

New business model increases gross profits from 3%-5% to 20%-30%.


Grew travel sales to $500,000 in less than 4 months before being sold to Gilt Groupe.


Signed 100+ wholesale contracts in 4 months and managed a $100,000 online ad campaign.


Founded largest youth based ski travel travel agency (OTA) in USA. Acquired in 2007.

Let's start by having a confidential conversation about your new travel business idea or company.
Phone : 207-460-0740
Strategic Advisory
  • Strategic Advisory - Access to me on a monthly basis.
  • Unlimited Phone Calls & Emails.

Strategic Advisory for CEO's, founders and entrepreneurs provides advisement service by being "on-call" for you. You can call me or email me whenever you need to discuss strategy or need help making a decision. Unlimited phone and email access, "Confidential" one-on-one consulting with you and your founding team.

Coaching, advisement on strategy, investment, travel technology, contracting/inventory, travel supplier partners, sales and marketing strategy, distribution, customer acquisition. Included in the service is the promotion and marketing of your travel company through TravelStartups.co a new Blog read by over 3,000 travel CEO's, founders, entrepreneurs, investors and travel professionals.

NOTE* This is an affordable service that enables us to engage and start a new working relationship and I offer the service to only 5 companies at a time, so I generally only have a few spots open each month. Please contacted me for full details. I guarantee you it's worth it.

  • Are You Looking To Start a Travel Business in 2013?
  • Do You Want To Learn How Start A Travel Business?

Join over 100 global entrepreneurs in the Travel Business Academy that are building travel start ups. The Travel Business Academy is a professional online training and educational program that teaches entrepreneurs how to start a travel business.

Books & Free Reports
In-depth travel industry articles I've written and a free report with insiders information about the travel business
SECRETS of the Travel Business Version 4.0 Free 30-page report
A mobile only booking platform for the $28B tour and activity market.
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Attack of the Clones - so big brands should rebel and fight back against the less authentic start ups. Read More
Start a Travel Business
New Book
$24.95 106 pages
NEW TravelStartups.co a Blog for CEO's, founders and entrepreneurs. Click Here to Visit. Read More
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