We are a company established in 2001 and dedicated exclusively to supporting academic institutions in the task of providing meaningful learning to their students through travel experiences both in Mexico and abroad.
Viajes Académicos is now part of Destination Management Services de México (DMS), a company with more than 40 years in the industry and the DMC with the most experience and prestige in Mexico City. The work we do in our 3 divisions, meetings, special interest and academic, allow us an intimate knowledge of the entire Mexican Republic, so we can truly suggest and produce Programs throughout the country, from the great destinations of city and beach, to the small corners of Mexico that most Mexicans do not know.
Our Executive Team
He has a degree in Marketing from the instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, Ihe was president of the PCMA Mexico Chapter and is the current president of AMDEMAC (Asociacion Nacional de DMCs), founder of Viajes Académicos in 2001 and with more than 10 years of experience in Meeting tourism; working with different types of groups, has given him the opportunity to know a lot of places in the country, from main destinations to small and beautiful villages that most Mexicans do not know. This intimate knowledge of the country has given Eric the opportunity to be a tourism expert of Grupo ACIR, one of the most important radio stations in the country, where he has even had a weekly segment where he gives people ideas of places to experience in the country. His goal is to be one of the pillars in the Mexican meeting tourism industry and have the opportunity to teach the country to the greatest number of people possible, touching their lives with experiences they will not forget.
Karen was born in Canada and was married to Jorge until his passing. She is now a proud Mexican with over 40 years experience in the cultural tourism industry.
She is one of the foremost experts in international pilgrimages in Mexico and her outstanding knowledge of the country helps her get what no other provider can. Karen has produced some of the most spectacular and memorable itineraries for high demanding clientele.
Having worked with DMS Mexico for over 30 years, Memo is an integral part of the family but –hands down- he is the best coordinator in the country and one of the best in the world in words of our clients.
He has excelled at coordinating groups of up to 8,000 participants in diverse destinations in the country.
Academic experiences Manager
He is an International Business student at Tecnologico de Monterrey Campus Mexico City. His professional passion is to have significant impact on the lives of others and thus foster their potential development. He is a facilitator of the program of leadership experiential experiences of the ITESM "CARNERO".
His personal passions: National selection of Lacrosse, dance, ecology and Social Independent Entrepeneurship.
He holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Buenos Aires (Argentina), with a postgraduate degree in Strategic Marketing graduated in 1993, He has more than 20 years of experience in business development and Marketing in various businesses such as technology, services and consulting in Mexico and in Latin America, in addition to being an expert in Customer Relationship Management (CRM).
He is a Personal Trainer and a Fitness Fan.
His current target is tied with DMS Mexico to create meaningful experiences with customers and a significant commercial development..
Is properly prepared, trained in first aid and accustomed to manage young students.
Has a full understanding of what teachers and their institutions require.
Has honesty, creativity and commitment to the success of the project.