Omar Macedo García is Director of Development, Latin America, for PTG Consulting. In this role, Omar identifies new business opportunities in Latin America and coordinates efforts among a team spanning Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, and Peru. The creative strategies he develops and directs within the main Latin American markets for PTG Consulting's clients build off the strong relationships he holds within the travel industry. With clients’ best interests in mind, Omar’s expert guidance across sales and promotions bring destinations and travel markets, companies and businessmen, and the world's travelers closer together.
Prior to joining PTG Consulting in 2018, Omar led promotional efforts for the Tourism Promotion Council of Mexico as a director in its offices across Colombia and Spain and was a representative for the Pacific Alliance. He has extensive media experience after serving as the Director of Information for Mexico City-based television station Televisa Toluca and host of the newscast Así Sucede of Grupo Acir. Based in Bogota, Omar holds a degree in Social Communication from the Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México and completed doctoral studies in Journalism at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Among his favorite travel experiences are touring the wineries of Colchagua Valley in Chile and La Rioja in Spain, enjoying the natural wonders of Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay, and meeting the incredible Huichol people in northern Mexico.