CHALLENGES THAT CHANGE WORLDS

4 - 9 JUNE 2017

PURE Pursuits are Challenges that Change Worlds. They bring together the leading minds in travel and related industries for a truly perspective-altering, heart-pounding adventure, designed to spark ideas and connections on a level never experienced before.

Applications for PURE Pursuits are now closed. If you are interested in joining our next Pursuit please register your interest below.

2017 CHALLENGERS

  • Aldo MelpignanoAldo Melpignano
    Founder
    San Domenico Hotels
  • Alexis VincentAlexis Vincent
    Managing Director
    Dive Butler International
  • Antonello LositoAntonello Losito
    President & Founder
    Southern Visions Travel
  • Benedetta MazziniBenedetta Mazzini
    Owner - Managing Director
    Ultimate Places
  • Craig BealCraig Beal
    Owner
    Travel Beyond
  • Don MartinsonDon Martinson
    Director
    Natural Habitat Adventures
  • Felipe Artinano De BedoutFelipe Artinano De Bedout
    Co-Founder & VP Operations
    Origen Extraordinary Escapes
  • Inderpal KochharInderpal Kochhar
    Founder
    Sewara
  • Jef MoonsJef Moons
    CEO
    Knai Bang Chatt
  • Jen MurphyJen Murphy
    Freelance Travel Writer
  • Jody ShielfJody Shield
    Author
  • Justin HuxterJustin Huxter
    Owner
    Cartology Travel
  • Justin WateridgeJustin Wateridge
    Managing Director
    Steppes Travel
  • Knutt FlakkKnutt Flakk
    Founder & Owner
    62° Nord
  • Louise BeveridgeLouise Beveridge
    Communication & Advisory
  • Luca FrancoLuca Franco
    CEO & Founder
    Luxury Frontiers
  • Reid BaderReid Bader
    VP
    Ker & Downey
  • Rodrigo GarzaRodrigo Garza
    President & Owner
    Lozano Travel de Mexico
  • Wendy DavisWendy Davis
    CEO & President
    Zebrano Travel
  • Emma SquireEmma Squire
    PURE Event Manager
    Beyond Luxury Media
  • Serge DiveSerge Dive
    CEO & Founder
    Beyond Luxury Media

2016 CHALLENGERS

  • Aldo MelpignanoAldo Melpignano
    Managing Director
    San Domenico Hotels
  • Ana BruAna Bru
    Owner
    BRU & BRU Exclusive Travel Designer
  • Barkley HickoxBarkley Hickox
    Co-Owner/Partner
    Local Foreigner
  • Benedetta MazziniBenedetta Mazzini
    Owner - Managing Director
    Ultimate Places
  • Jessica CookJessica Cook
    Director of Sales
    The Ranch at Rock Creek
  • Joyce ChoiJoyce Choi
    Senior Travel Designer and Product Manager
    Jacada Travel
  • Karl OlaffsonKarl Olafsson
    Co-founder
    Nordic Luxury
  • Kate CoreyKate Corey
    Founder
    Nomadic Souls
  • Kevin CallaghanKevin Callaghan
    President and CEO
    Mountain Travel Sobek
  • Marc TelioMarc Telio
    President
    Entrée Destinations
  • Marina SafonovaMarina Safonova
    CEO & Founder
    Nordic Luxury
  • Mark LakinMark Lakin
    Co-Founder
    Epic Road
  • MPS PuriMPS Puri
    Chief Executive
    Nira Hotels & Resorts
  • Quentin DesurmontQuentin Desurmont
    Owner
    Peplum
  • Sarah BisaSarah Bisa
    Global Director of Leisure & Luxury Sales
    Starwood Hotels & Resorts
  • Steve KingSteve King
    Editor-at-Large
    Condé Nast Traveller UK
  • Thierry TeyssierThierry Teyssier
    CEO
    Maisons des Rêves
  • Tom MarchantTom Marchant
    Co-Founder
    Black Tomato
  • Emma SquireEmma Squire
    PURE Event Manager
    Beyond Luxury Media
  • Serge DiveSerge Dive
    CEO & Founder
    Beyond Luxury Media