History

Once upon a time

Before embarking on an inspiring and diverse career in hospitality management, Travis earned a Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Restaurant Management from the University of North Texas. Jennifer graduated from the University of Guelph with a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in History and Sociology. Jennifer achieved her Certified Meeting Professional designation in 2005 while owning Convene Inc., a Canadian pharmaceutical event planning company; and FAMTripTV.com, an online HDTV program for hospitality professionals.

2013

Recognizing the need for private, customizable luxury travel experiences within New Orleans for visiting guests they collaborated on a new venture. The married couple launched Bespoke Experiences New Orleans, the first service of its kind in the city they adore, determined to provide their guests with the kind of exceptional service they were accustomed to providing their hotel guests and event planning clients, but on a smaller, more personalized scale.

2014

In its first full year, an unyielding commitment to exceptional service, backed by flawless client reviews, allowed Bespoke Experiences to climb into Trip Advisor's top 20 things to do in New Orleans. In response, staffing grew to accommodate several multi-lingual subject matter experts. Client demand aligned with expansion plans, which inevitably lead to the implementation of a market growth strategy.

2015

January marked the celebrated reveal of their highly anticipated second market: Bespoke Experiences San Diego was launched. The growing team continues to set its sights on other top travel destinations.

The New Orleans flagship office achieved their Certificate of Excellence award from TripAdvisor.

2016

Spring sprung with the launch of their third market expansion into San Francisco, a logical northern progression up the California coast. International recognition in the form of a Global Award from the Luxury Travel Guide, a second TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence accolade, and widespread media coverage continue to enhance their guest exposure.

2017

January, 2017 was celebrated with the release of a brand new website featuring their lauded operation in destination #4: Nashville, Tennessee, otherwise known as Music City. A complete overhaul of their internal operational infrastructure ensures seamless and efficient team communication platforms and systems.