Sandy Dhuyvetter is the award-winning host of several radio and TV programs. She is also the founder and inspiration behind Celestialink, LLC and the TravelTalkMEDIA companies. The company, like its name suggests, has reached out to the world to globally connect listeners and viewers to experts and world leaders in every field of travel, tourism and lifestyle.
Sandy was also involved with the creation of online marketing strategies and the building of e-commerce enabled Web sites for over 200 companies including the San Diego Super Bowl Host Committee, General Electric, Hospitality Marketing Services STI-Middle East, Egyptian Tourism Authority, SuperClubs/Breezes Resorts, Tanzania Tourism Board, Aruba Tourism Board, New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau, Universal Air Travel Plan (UATP), Dan Hotels, the National Business Travel Association, Blount Small Ship Adventures, Dr. Melina, and the International Tourism Management Institute.
In August of 2001, Sandy deployed the first TravelTalkRADIO Internet Show (background on TravelTalkRADIO). As Executive Producer and Host, Sandy offers an original view of travel and tourism introducing her audience to the world’s top travel experts. After spending more than 10 years as founder and President of Electronic Pen, Inc. in the Silicon Valley, and two and half years as co-founder and Vice President of Marketing at CommerceWAVE, Inc in Carlsbad, CA, Sandy has accumulated a rich heritage of classic Web site design and development and a firm understanding of elements that are successfully linked to creating and maintaining a commerce related site. As a pioneer in online strategies, as well as digital graphics since it’s inception in the early 80’s, Sandy brings a high touch to TravelTalkRADIO focusing on using technology to deliver and distribute entertaining and educational content while providing the listener the opportunity to instantly communicate with Sandy and her guests. As a respected Web authority, Sandy has given countless presentations on conventional and online marketing and successfully implementing an electronic commerce website.
Ms. Dhuyvetter holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Arizona State University in illustration and design. Sandy served as adjunct professor at Mission College in Santa Clara where she taught computer graphics. Sandy is also a 1995 graduate of the Pac Bell sponsored Entrepreneurial Incubator program for multi-media based businesses in the Bay Area and Silicon Valley. Sandy has a security clearance from the US Government where she works on the Secure Borders and Open Doors Advisory Committee (SBODAC) for Michael Chertoff.