Miek Egberts, the founder and owner of InspireME Monte Carlo, a Monaco-based boutique consultancy agency offering DMC services, has been named one of Conde Nast Travel’s 222 Top Travel Specialists for 2020.
“It is an honour for the team of InspireME Monte Carlo, not just for myself, to be featured in Conde Nast Travel for Travel Specialists 2020 and to be acknowledged as leaders in providing travel experiences that inspire, challenge and transform by providing that ‘Pull off the impossible and spare you the logistics’ service’,” said Egberts. “All of the 222 organizations listed are the best of best! Thus, InspireME Monte Carlo is humbled by the award.”
In honouring Egberts, who has earned her CITP, CMM, DMCP and CMP designations and is an acknowledged leader in the MICE and hospitality industries, Conde Nast Travel wrote:
“Egberts lives and works in her glamorous destination, and she carefully selects guides, specialists, craftsmen and other experts as well as conducts regular training on various topics from conscious travel to emergency preparedness. Her clients have enjoyed a backstage visit of the Opera of Monte Carlo, a private meeting with a Formula One celebrity, learning to make custom perfume with a nose in a unique private garden, and a Michelin starred picnic on a luxury yacht.“
Her company’s primary focus is on marketing, management, sustainability and social advocacy programs for luxury travel and events. Egberts also fosters InspireME’s engagement in pro-bono work for NGOs and international foundations.
A mindful, purpose-driven female entrepreneur, she has planned more than 1,000 unique incentive programs, deluxe leisure travel trips, weddings, product launches, conferences and more.
A passionate member of the business events and hospitality community, Egberts was the 2018 recipient of SITE’s Jane E Schuldt Master Motivator Award. She has also chaired the Italian chapter of SITE in 2010 and 2019, and since January 2020 has served as a director on SITE’s International Board.