Luis Vargas is a savvy global executive who consistently jumpstarts world-class results for international product innovators including market leading brands like Disney, Athletes Performance, Cloudbreak and Backroad’s.
Luis exhibits a keen global insight, delivering international business development leadership across 6 continents and possessing native Spanish and conversational Italian language skills. In roles including Vice President, Director and General Manager, Luis elevates service and quality for premium products to industry benchmark levels. In addition, Luis seamlessly expands global product bases and perceptively identifies complex market trends.
Luis continually surpasses corporate goals with award-winning results, drastically increasing Disney’s global travel offerings by 1000% while achieving the #1 guest satisfaction rating across the entire Disney Park and Resorts portfolio. Luis is known as an experential travel, guest experience, and brand building expert and has earned Certified Sommelier and Certified Wine Specialist certifications, further illustrating his expertise across lifestyle products and experiences. Luis has built a reputation as a exceptional leader, high impact consultant, noteworthy communicator, dynamic spokesperson, and seasoned travel and hospitality executive. Luis has a passion for sharing the world, and enabling others to engage with the planet and its people in meaningful, fun and active ways.
By joining our 10 Million Better campaign, you will be helping to chart the course for a new direction in the travel and tourism industry, one that leads to clean beaches, forests and parks; that fosters local economic development and that results in the protection and longevity of cultural traditions and architectural treasures.