Richard has over 45 years experience in marketing and representation within the travel industry. Initially his work was in Asia, but has now expanded to include the Pacific, Europe and the Caribbean.
Richard started in the Travel Industry in 1966 when he joined BOAC, the National Carrier and forerunner of British Airways, in the Reservations Team, before moving in 1970 to help launch Singapore Airlines (Malaysia Singapore Airlines as it was then known) where he stayed for ten years in the Sales Team. He then joined Garuda Indonesia in 1980 to help launch the London service and stayed twenty years, again in Sales and Marketing before starting his own company RP Marketing.
Richard is well known within the industry having been a past Vice Chair of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) UK Chapter, a past council member of Skal International London and a past member of the Latin American Travel Association (LATA). He is currently a member of CIMTIG, the Chartered Institute of Marketing.
Anita has worked in a variety of roles within the travel industry including as manager of a specialist tour operator in the UK and a Destination Management Company based in Vietnam. She set up Travel Projects in 1996 and works with a variety of tour operators and travel publishers. Anita provides support to RP Marketing, working with Richard on specific client accounts.