About Us

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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. 

Experiencias Académicas 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.

 

Guillermo Memo Hernández - Viajes Académicos
Guillermo "Memo"Hernández
Operations Director
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Adrian Miralrio
Academic experiences Manager

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. 

He has an international degree in Tourism from the Universidad Tecnológica de México. Along his professional path, Adrian has experienced in his own flesh many of the branches of the Tourism Industry; mainly Hospitality, which was the most important into his professional development during his internship in Grupo Hotelero Santa Fé, where he collaborated in different divisions such as Sales, Banqueting and Food & Beverage.

On the other hand, he had an important phase in the Digital Tourism Marketing branch working as editor and publisher into the digital tourism magazine “El Souvenir”, where he published approximately 50 articles about tourism and gastronomy targeted to give dissemination to the historical, cultural, and natural patrimony of Mexico and the world.

Adrian defines himself as a person who enjoys the lessons received through every single life challenge; he tries to keep a mindset that allows him to find more solutions than problems. His personal passions are the music, the art, the plans that go as planned and the Mixed Martial Arts.

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.

Gustavo White - Viajes Académicos
Gustavo White
Marketing Manager

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.

​Having worked for the company since 2017, his current target is tied with DMS Mexico to create meaningful experiences with customers and a significant commercial development.. 

Our Staff

  • 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.

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More than 85% of all students who travel with us indicate that our services have a high value for money.