Maria G. Tuttocuore has over ten years of experience in the hospitality and travel industry and an extensive knowledge of online destination strategies. As Web executive at the Monaco Government Tourist Office in North America, she has been the driving force of change and innovation by transforming the entire approach of the tourist office towards the use of the Internet. Maria has led several Internet initiatives to promote the launch of the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation in North America, raising awareness on global warming. Prior to working at the MGTO, Maria collaborated with various high-end travel organizations and consulted with several governmental entities on their Internet strategies. Maria consults startups, has been a NYU guest speaker and founded eTravel Project Inc., an online travel company that analyzes social media trends and their impact on the travel industry. Maria holds an MS degree in Marketing and Travel Management, with a focus on online travel marketing from the Preston Robert Tisch Center at New York University.