About Curtis Carlson Nelson

With extensive marketing and management experience in the business world, Curtis Carlson Nelson has focused his career on the travel and hospitality industry. The travel and hospitality industry is one of the largest industries in the world and a major piece of the global economy. 

Throughout his professional career, Curtis Carlson Nelson has gained experience working in a variety of sectors in the industry. He has learned from some of the greatest industry-leading organizations such as:

  • Hyatt Hotels
  • Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
  • Travel Business Roundtable


Before establishing himself as an executive in the travel and hospitality industry, Curtis Carlson Nelson completed many notable achievements throughout his education. 

He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University in 1986 majoring in Hotel, Motel, and Restaurant Management. In 1994, Curtis Carlson Nelson completed his Master's with a degree in Business Administration and Management from the University of Minnesota. In addition to this success, Nelson also received honorary doctorate degrees from Niagara University and Johnson and Wales University.

Professional Skills

Over the course of his career, Curtis Carlson Nelson has developed a long list of valuable professional skills that have led him to high levels of success and achievement. These skills include:

  •  Strategic Planning
  • Leadership
  • Team Building
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Business Development
  • Customer Service
  • Event Management
  • And More

Check out Curtis Carlson Nelson on Expertfile to learn more about his professional career experience. 

Curtis Carlson Nelson

  A recognized leader in travel and hospitality, Curtis Carlson Nelson is a seasoned executive with over 20 years of experience. He is passionate about philanthropic work, and has been recognized for his contributions with numerous honors and awards. http://curtiscarlsonnelson.com/

Close to home: Why U.S. investors want U.S. hotels - JLL Real Views

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If 2016 was all about overseas money flowing into the U.S. hotels sector then 2017 could well be the year of the domestic investor.
Curtis Carlson Nelson’s insight:

Traveling outside the U.S. was so last year.  Traveling inside the U.S. is the way to go in 2017


Posted 24 weeks ago

15 banner ad design tips to get more clicks - 99designs Blog

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If you’re hoping to boost your online traffic with better ads, you may be asking yourself: what is web banner design?

Web banner design focuses on the systematic creation of effective web banner ads through the careful application of basic design guidelines.

Banner ads are one of the most prolific forms of marketing used in today’s online world. All companies use them in one form or another because they’re an affordable, measurable and effective medium to increase brand awareness. So how can you design and create web banner ads that will bring in those clicks? Below is a list of tips and general guidelines for designing banner ads….

Curtis Carlson Nelson’s insight:

It is very important to create an ad design that will generate more traffic.


Posted 25 weeks ago

Three ways brands are using emotional analytics to connect with customers

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Social media has dominated my working life since its inception.

Curtis Carlson Nelson’s insight:

Branding is now paying attention to customer’s emotions.


Posted 26 weeks ago

20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them) - Buffer Blog

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With all these tools to choose from, how can you stay on top of the latest and greatest?

As part of our State of Social Media 2016 campaign, we’ve scoured Product Hunt for the latest trending social media tools and created a list of 21 products for marketers and teams to try in 2017.

Keep reading to see the full list, or click over to the Product Hunt collection with all of 2017’s best social media tools….

Curtis Carlson Nelson’s insight:

2017 will bring about many new social media marketing tools.  Check them out here.


Posted 26 weeks ago

6 Unexpected Benefits of Marketing Automation - GetResponse Blog

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  • More time to develop other areas of business
  • Culture of collaboration
  • Connections across every channel
  • One step closer to a tailored service 
  • Sales opportunities you hadn’t even considered
  • Falling in love with business once again

Curtis Carlson Nelson’s insight:

Marketing is a powerful tool and there are some unexpected benefits of it.


Posted 26 weeks ago