TESTIMONIALS AND CLIENTS


LED OUR COMMUNITY TO THEIR OWN CONCLUSIONS INSTEAD OF TELLING US WHAT TO DO

“Dan has an easy, comfortable and confident demeanor and is able to put people at ease in his presentation style and interpersonal communications skills. Through his program development work and facilitation, he helped our community create a road map for product development and a marketing strategy that will help to coalesce a diverse group of communities into a united region. His energy and enthusiasm was contagious. He brought his expertise and experience in the outdoor recreation and adventure travel arena to bear; quickly able to ascertain participants’ questions and share solutions or provide recommendations for consideration. He led our community to their own conclusions instead of telling us what to do; providing that fine balance of teaching and inspiration; drawing out our own vision for ourselves.”

– Amy Spain, Executive Director Snohomish County Tourism Bureau

 

“INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE PROVIDED… CREDIBLE INSIGHTS”

“Dan’s industry experience provided us with credible insights into what makes for an excellent “Savor Seattle” tour guide. This enabled us to streamline the candidate evaluation process during hiring season.”

– Angela Shen, Founder & CEO of Savor Seattle Food Tours

 

“DEDICATED EXPERT IN THE REALM OF ADVENTURE AND SUSTAINABLE TOURISM”

“Dan Moore is a creative, knowledgeable and dedicated expert in the realm of adventure and sustainable tourism. His lengthy experience and variety of skill sets make him the perfect person to help solve tough business problems”

-Shannon Stowell, President of Adventure Travel Trade Association

 

“CHALLENGES US TO SEE THE FOREST WHILE APPRECIATING THE BEAUTY OF THE TREES”

“I’ve had the privilege to know and work with Dan on tourism matters in Washington and have developed a sincere respect for his perspective. As an active member on the Washington Tourism Alliance board of directors Dan offers subject matter expertise and views situations and opportunities in a way that I have grown dependent upon. He is not the most talkative individual at the table yet his comments are impactful and challenge us all to see the forest while appreciating the beauty of the trees. His manner and communication style is approachable, likeable, and his leadership is sought by his peers and leaders in the Washington tourism industry.”

-Cheryl Kilday, President & CEO of Visit Spokane

 

“HIRE HIM. ENGAGE HIM. LET HIM DO HIS MAGIC!”

“Dan is first and foremost a wonderful and attentive listener. He not only hears what you say but what you are not saying. His love of people, learning and personal growth is evident in all of our interactions. Dan and I spent a week together on a safari in Africa and during that time I shared many challenges I was having, he was very helpful in breaking down these challenges and seeing a common thread. Finally, he is simply a delightful person to listen to ideas. He loves these ideas like they are his own. Did I mention Dan has an incredible sense of humor and Love of life? Hire him. Engage him. Let him do his magic!”

-Lauren Hefferon, Founder & CEO of Ciclismo Classico

 

 “A SUITE OF PERSPECTIVES AND EXPERIENCES IN THE TRAVEL AND TOURISM INDUSTRY THAT IS RARE.”

“Pandion consulting brings to the table a suite of perspectives and experiences in the travel and tourism industry that is rare. More impressive is their ability to tap into that knowledge base to help implement strategies and plans. Working with Pandion has been a delight, and we look forward to continuing to explore the possibilities of what we can do to help develop Oregon’s rural tourism economies.“

-Harry Dalgaard III, Destination Development Specialist at Travel Oregon

 

“HIS ENTHUSIASM AND POSITIVE OUTLOOK IS INSPIRING AND INFECTIONS IN EQUAL MEASURE.”

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“I first met Dan through the adventure travel community and have gotten to know him well over the past 6 years. Dan is a thoughtful, passionate and committed professional who has a clear interest and skill in people and team development. He has an innate ability to relate to others and his enthusiasm and positive outlook is inspiring and infectious in equal measure. I have worked with him in a range of different capacities and wouldn’t hesitate to recommend his skills, experience and knowledge as a trainer and facilitator.”

-Paul Easto, Managing Director at Wilderness Scotland

 

 “ABILITY TO STEP BACK, LOOK AT A VARIETY OF ANGLES, AND THEN DEVISE A SMART, INSIGHTFUL SOLUTION.”

 “Dan Moore is a problem solver; a great thought leader; and an exceptional communicator. He has a great ability to step back, look at a challenge from a variety of angles and then devise a smart and insightful solution.”

– Tad Bradley, Director of Business Development at Kusini Collection

 

“A NATURAL TEACHER WHO WILL GO OUT OF HIS WAY TO HELP A BUSINESS SUCCEED.”

“Dan is a true advocate for the tourism industry and business person. He wholeheartedly believes in the development and healthy sustainability of the Tourism in Washington State and the Pacific NW. This translates into his easy-going, practical style when it comes giving valuable insights for his clients. Dan is a natural teacher who will go out of his way to help a business succeed.”

-Linda Barnfather, Founder of Olympic Peninsula Adventures