Lisa Karnatz, Business Development Consultant, Nebraska Tourism Commission

Lisa Karnatz, Business Development Consultant, Nebraska Tourism Commission

“Selecting Catherine Heeg to speak at the Nebraska Tourism Conference was an easy decision. Her expertise was very evident when searching leads for an engaging professional social media expert.  In coordinating efforts to bring her on board, her synergism is to be admired as she is very orchestrated but remained adaptable and flexible at the same time.”

Catherine Prather, Senior Vice President, NTA

Catherine Prather, Senior Vice President, NTA

“I’ve had the pleasure of working with Catherine Heeg for nearly 10 years. She is consistently one of the National Tour Association’s top-rated speakers, covering topics ranging from the newest aspects in social media and digital marketing, as well as tried and true sales and marketing techniques. She also writes for NTA’s Courier magazine. For NTA members, Catherine is a trusted resource and a friend. For our management team, she is a reliable, easy-to-work-with subject matter expert.”

Jay Smith, President, Sports Travel and Tours

Jay Smith, President, Sports Travel and Tours

“Anytime I can see and listen to Catherine Heeg’s presentations at NTA’s TREX I make sure I clear my time and attend. Catherine is fun and gets you to think about communication tactics in a simple format to understand. I have found Catherine so informative attending her seminars and webinars, that I now can call myself a friend and a client. I listen to Catherine’s weekly marketing message too every Monday morning over my morning coffee. A few great tips for my social media every week! Thanks Catherine, you are the best!”

Carylann Assante, CAE Executive Director, Student & Youth Travel Association

Carylann Assante, CAE Executive Director, Student & Youth Travel Association

“Catherine Heeg was a featured speaker at the 2017 SYTA Summit in Banff, Alberta, Canada. Our audience of tour operators and key supplier partners enjoyed two informative sessions on social media marketing with one being an interactive workshop.  She was able to tailor her presentation to the specific needs of our audience.  Attendees learned about the importance of keeping up with marketing trends in order to remain effective. It’s exciting to see many of them using what they learned in Catherine’s session.”

Kelly Bergin, President, OASIS Travel Network

Kelly Bergin, President, OASIS Travel Network

“Catherine has worked with OASIS Travel Network for the past 5 years helping our members with the many facets of their social media marketing.  She has spoken at our conferences, participated in our webinar trainings and works with our website team to help agents learn more about social media and how to utilize Facebook, LinkedIn, SigNet for blogging, and much more.  We recommend contacting Catherine when our members need to take their social media up a notch or two!”

Jane Rutledge, Travel Consultant, Certified Destination Wedding/Honeymoon Specialist, Know and Go Travel

Jane Rutledge, Travel Consultant, Certified Destination Wedding/Honeymoon Specialist, Know and Go Travel

“Catherine has made my life so much easier with her interesting and engaging posts for my business and my fans & followers love the posts too!”

John Werner, President & COO, MAST Travel Network

John Werner, President & COO, MAST Travel Network

“We enjoyed having Catherine at our annual conference in Scottsdale” She welcomed the opportunity to spend time with our attendees talking to them, listening to their challenges with social media, and sharing her knowledge and techniques. Our attendees were grateful to have access to Catherine to learn from her and to know her better personally.”

Shelly Copeland, Office Manager, Haynie Travel

Shelly Copeland, Office Manager, Haynie Travel

“I know for a fact that our business Facebook page would be nowhere as robust and fresh as it is under Catherine’s care.  The content she provides for us is always timely and relevant to our business.  During our many coaching sessions, she has taught me to understand our Fans, and I can create our own posts that are well Liked and Shared.  We have seen our Fan base grow significantly since partnering up with Customized Management Solutions.  She is always available to answer any questions I have from general Facebook functionality to in depth Insights.  Now, if only I had all the time I needed to implement her many great tips and tools for success!”

Steve Trebon, Owner, ADVAIA, Inc.

Steve Trebon, Owner, ADVAIA, Inc.

“Catherine has provided several Social Media services to our Independent Agents and member agents for a number of years. We constantly are receiving great feedback about the level of the services that she provides to all of them. ADVAIA makes a point of telling all of our clients that they should utilize Catherine’s services to insure that they have a social media presence as we feel that this is a very important aspect of insuring client engagement. We find that many of our clients do not have the time to manage their social media, therefore, having Catherine provide those services insures that they have up-to-date content on their pages. Catherine is also great to work with!”

Richard Sweeney, CTC, MCC President, R & T Travel Services, Inc.

Richard Sweeney, CTC, MCC President, R & T Travel Services, Inc.

“I attended a presentation hosted by Catherine several years ago on social media.  When it was time for me to jump into the social medial ring for my agency I immediately thought of Catherine.  I was very impressed with the thoroughness and speed of her work in getting my agency set up on Facebook and me on LinkedIn.  I continue to use Catherine’s service in keeping my Facebook presence current and up to date.  I am a very satisfied customer of Catherine’s.”

Susan Filz, Manager, Meetings & Events, MAST Travel Network

Susan Filz, Manager, Meetings & Events, MAST Travel Network

“Catherine is a joy to work with.  Conscientious, professional and comes well prepared.   It is easy to tell that she loves what she does”

Would you like to schedule Catherine for a speaking engagement at your event?

Speaking topics include:

  • Social media strategy, design, implementation
  • Compelling communication tactics for sales and marketing professionals
  • Effectively integrating social and traditional marketing strategies and tactics
  • Selling skills that leverage social media to reach customers and prospects

Here’s how we can work together:

  • Live sessions at your upcoming conference or convention
  • Real-time live webinars for your staff or travel partner
  • On-line course development and presentation

Interactive sessions engage participants and a toolbox of strategies allows them to immediately implement what they have learned.

Would you like to schedule Catherine for a speaking engagement at your event?

What Our Clients Tell Us

“Huge thanks to Catherine Heeg and Customized Management Solutions for working so hard to make me smart on social media. I’ve been working with her for a few months and have seen a huge upswing in my social media connections. Thanks Catherine Heeg, I’m finally getting somewhere”

- MaryPat Begin-Ortiz, TRAVELERS DREAM TOURS

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