GAP Global Agency Partnership

GAP Global Agency Partnership

GAP is a best-practice partnership of leading agencies from around the world.

We are more than just a group of agencies. We have years of experience in successfully working together to achieve excellent results for our shared clients.

GAP is a conglomerate of integrated marketing agencies from around the world, providing an unparalleled offering for clients who require the flexibility and innovation of an individual agency together with a global presence.

GAP offers clients the opportunity to embrace one market with the opportunity to expand into additional territories, utilizing the trusted partnerships available.

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With offices in every continent, workflow can be 24/7 with the best in class agencies from each region and discipline.

GAP incorporates agencies that have decades of experience and over 200 worldwide clients between them.

GAP is made up of independent agencies that have worked together for over 10 years, setting the standard in each market with over 50 international accolades and awards.

Connected across the world

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  1. Black Diamond

  2. Sartha

  3. Gate7

  4. MeringCarson

  5. MSI

  6. GMS

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  4. Mering Carson Logo
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Black Diamond represent UK, Ireland and the Nordics

Address:15 Bedford Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 9HE UK
Regions Covered: UK & Ireland, Scandinavia

Established in 1991, Black Diamond is the most awarded and strategically effective tourism representation, PR and marketing firm in the UK and has a strong track record of effecting incremental tourism growth for a broad range of clients.

Although true to its roots in the travel industry, Black Diamond has continued to evolve and grow over its 25 years and today is a fully integrated marketing and advertising agency. From our offices in Covent Garden we work with over 50 retained clients in a range of sectors, from Visit California and Brand USA, to Nissan and Hugo Boss.

Regardless of the challenge, our ethos is simple: be creative, be fresh and do things differently.

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Guy Chambers
Managing Director

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Jim Odoire
Company Director

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Jonah Whitaker
Strategy Director

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Sarah Barnett
PR and Communications Director

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Gate7 Geographical Region

Address: Level 1, 97 Crown Street, Chippendale, NSW 2008 Australia
Regions Covered: Australia & New Zealand

Gate 7 is a multi-award winning marketing agency specialising in travel and tourism representation Down Under. Based in Sydney, with a territory spanning Australia and New Zealand, Gate 7 delivers exceptional sales, marketing and public relations results to its A-list tourism client portfolio. Company director Jo Palmer fell in love with travel early in life, excited by the international networks of people and experiences that travel creates.

With a vision of marketing the world’s most attractive and exciting travel destinations while working with creative, driven people, in March 1998 she created Gate 7. Launched as a tourism representation specialist in the fields of sales, marketing and public relations, today Gate 7’s core competencies also include MICE, consumer marketing, events, digital marketing and media buying (in partnership with Razor).

Over the years, the agency has grown selectively but has always remained true to its niche competency: tourism. It continues to be important for the company to only work with clients the team feels 100 per cent passionate about.

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Jo Palmer
Managing Director

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Danielle Tuffield
Director of Travel Trade

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Kristy Meudell
Director of Public Relations

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Laura Jones
Director of Consumer Marketing

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GMS countries

Address: Miami, Florida,
Regions Covered: Latin America (offices in Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia)

Global Marketing & Sales (GMS) is the travel industry´s leading marketing, sales and public relation solution for Latin America.

From our dynamic social media centers to our award-winning on-the-ground sales team, GMS’s sales, marketing, public relations, social media, and operational infrastructure is not only unmatched in the region, but it is also uniquely designed to maximize our clients’ efficiency and ROI while delivering a clear path to profitability.

Our strategy for success is straightforward: we put you, your brand, your project, your results first. We become your arm, network, representative, and door-opener in the marketplace. We begin with your objectives in mind, and take a results-driven comprehensive approach to implementing high-level strategy and smart tactical actions across the end-to-end spectrum of your program, campaign, or project.

Our key executives have worked with and represented the world’s leading brands in the Latin American region for over 20 years. We not only have in-depth regional knowledge and expertise, but we also enjoy strong industry relationships, trust from the marketplace and successful results for our clients.

Alex Pace
President & CEO

Laura Nesteanu
Director of Marketing & Operations

Carlos Allende
Senior Travel Trade Manager

Karla Lozano
Senior Marketing & Communications Manager

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Sartha geographical coverage

Address: 2nd Floor, Sishan House, 119, Shahpur Jat, New Delhi-110049 India
Regions Covered: India

Sartha Global Marketing is a Tourism Marketing Representation, Destination Branding and Public Relations Company. The Sartha Group was established in April 2007 with the objective to provide integrated sales & marketing solutions and consultancy, for organizations wanting to do business in India. Our focus business segments are tourism, hospitality, aviation and trade/ convention bureaus.

The Sartha Group acts as the Indian representative of several prestigious tourism boards/ destinations in the USA. Our retainer clients include Brand USA, Visit California, Las Vegas Conventions and Visitors Association, Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau, San Francisco Travel and San Francisco International Airport, Beverly Hills Conference and Visitors Bureau, Nevada Commission on Tourism and Citrus Group of Leisure Hotels, Sri Lanka.

Our sister company Mileage Communications represents a host of International Tourism Boards in the Indian including the Hong Kong Tourism Board, Visit Flanders and Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO). Sartha is headquartered in New Delhi and has branch offices in Mumbai and Chennai.

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Sheema Vohra
Managing Director

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Sunil Puri
Executive Director

Vidheesh Tyagi
Senior Vice President

Anindita Lal
Marketing Manager

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MSi geographical coverage

Address: Frankfurter Straße 175, Neu-Isenburg, 63263 Germany
Regions Covered: Germany

Marketing Services International (MSi) is a leading tourism marketing, PR and destination representation company within the German-speaking market providing strategic, operational and creative services across all communications and sales channels. We work collaboratively with our clients to develop ideas and to integrate all areas we are specialized in that help grow their businesses and visitation to their respective destinations.

MSi has an outstanding reputation in the German-speaking travel industry as a most reliable, credible, co-operative, innovative and faithful business partner which understands both, the interests of its clients as well as the exigencies of the travel industry in-market.

Martin Walter currently works with 5 full-time staff as well as with a network of consultants, IT specialists, copywriters and graphic designers to execute the full range of marketing programs.

MSi is listed as a consultancy firm at the Commission of the European Union (license No. MO95).

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Martin Walter
Managing Director

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Mering Carson geographical coverage

Address: 1700 St., 2nd Floor, Sacramento, CA 95811 USA
Regions Covered: USA

Details coming soon...

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Dave Mering
Managing Director