About Us

At Pulse Experiential Travel, we turn journeys into transformations. We weave together exploration, empathy, and empowerment, driving a pulse of collective enrichment and sustainable adventures through every curated travel experience.

The BIG Shift

Empowerment & Engagement Through Experiential Rewards

In the dynamic landscape of contemporary meetings and incentive companies, we're pioneering a paradigm shift—a shift where individual choice takes center stage.

This shift is not just a reflection of changing preferences but a strategic move to attract, engage, and retain talent and create loyal clients. The pulse of this transformation is highly felt in the realm of loyalty point programs and employee rewards, and we’re here to be your tour guide!

When it comes to travel rewards, we move beyond lux & leisure, rewarding your people with meaningful, transformative experiences that fuel personal growth, enhance workplace morale, and promote a culture of social responsibility and global citizenship.

It’s More than a Trip
It’s a Life Event.

Our Mission Statement:

Pulse Experiential Travel envisions a world where travel transcends leisure and rewards become a catalyst for sustainable development, authentic connections, and transformative, empowering journeys, collectively nurturing a future where incentives, exploration and enrichment coexist harmoniously.

We believe travel rewards have the extraordinary ability to transform incentives into a force for environmental change and make a positive impact on the world.

Meet the Visionaries

More than 50 years of combined experience in helping businesses produce impactful results utilizing travel incentives that build rewarding relationships with their clients and employees.

Marc Matthews

CEO & Founder since 1979, is a special events savant of 43 years. A dual-degree Maryland grad, and Founding Member & former President of the National Association of Ticket Brokers, Marc thrives on freedom and nature's wisdom to sustainably nurture his family's seven-generation tree farm heritage.

Georgia Matthews

President, has brought a fresh, innovative perspective to Pulse for the last 5+ years. With a strong operational background, Georgia champions authenticity and meaning above all, and is passionate about giving back. She dreams of establishing a foundation to provide life-changing opportunities for others.

We Promise …

"Step into a world where every journey is a story, every path a discovery, and every trip a responsible adventure.

Pulse promises to guide you through authentic, impactful, and sustainably mindful travels, connecting explorers to the world and to each other, fostering a future where our shared adventures cultivate global respect, empathy, and collective enrichment."

Core Values

We believe the essence of a truly transformative journey lies in the power of choice.

Our core mantra is unparalleled freedom to choose your own path — selecting not just the destination, but the experiences, companions, and moments that resonate with you.

Our commitment to tailored adventures creates distinct experiences you won't find elsewhere ... ensuring your Pulse "travel story" is one for the books!

Experiential Joy

Fun, Curiosity, Connection

Igniting a spirit of joy and wonder through explorative, authentic, and fun-filled experiences that tap into an insatiable curiosity and create a vibrant connection with people, cultures, and nature.

Empathetic Exploration

Empathy, Learning

Championing an empathetic approach to travel that enriches understanding and appreciation for diverse cultures, perspectives, and traditions, fostering a continual learning journey that deepens our collective and individual wisdom.

Empowerment through Adventure

Empower, Freedom, Autonomy

Crafting journeys that empower travelers and communities alike, ensuring adventures serve as a catalyst for personal growth, autonomy, and self-discovery, enabling a freer, more authentic self to emerge.

Collective Stewardship

Giving Back, Empower

Anchoring our adventures in a philosophy of collective stewardship, where our commitment to giving back extends beyond mere experiences into fostering environmental sustainability within the communities and realms we explore. Our journeys are mindful, respecting and honoring the natural wonders of the world, as we engage in practices that protect its beauty and ensure it can be experienced by generations to come.

Global Kinship

Connection, Empathy, Curiosity

Strengthening the threads of global kinship, where every journey deepens our bonds with the global community, nourishing a spirit of unity, mutual respect, and shared curiosity amidst our vibrant tapestry of cultures and traditions.

Better Experiences Make a Better World

Turn your corporate objectives into extraordinary travel adventures! Speak with Pulse Experiential Travel now to explore how our custom-tailored experiences transform your incentives into journeys of discovery and empowerment.

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