HDC is an international heritage interpretation
and tourism destination consulting
firm based in the UK with associate offices in North and South America.
We are a team
of high calibre associate heritage interpretation and destination tourism consultants who come together to work on multi-faceted heritage interpretation and tourism development projects
around the world.
Every member of our team
is a highly regarded, and qualified expert within their chosen field, and each benefits from international commercial and management experience across a broad spectrum of cultural and environmental heritage interpretation and tourism development projects
THE HDC TEAM
HDC Heritage Interpretation & Destination Management Expert
Crispian Emberson is founder and driving force behind HDC. He is a highly trained and fully qualified heritage interpretation and heritage destination tourism expert with over 25 years experience.
Dr John Veverka
HDC Heritage Interpretation Expert
Internationally renowned author of “Interpretive Master Planning”, Professor John Veverka is with out doubt the worlds leading heritage interpretation expert.
Dr David Wood
HDC's Hospitality Catering & Training Expert
Renowned around the world, David experience spans both the operation and learning within the hospitality, catering, leisure and tourism industries.
Dr Cathy Guthrie
HDC's Tourism Research Expert
Cathy has recently completed and been awarded a PhD, based on her research into visitor experience and its impact on destination image...
Jason has spent the last 12 years acquiring a range of skills and using his imagination and vision to drive forward a varied selection of sustainable tourism projects.
Beatriz Román Alzérreca
Beatriz is an independent tourism consultant with eight years of experience working in Europe and Latin America.
Illustrator & Graphic Designer
Steve is one of our talented artists. He has worked in a wide range of interpretive media, including – illustration, leaflet and panel design, exhibition and display design, written exhibition content.
Web Design and SEO
Kris Philips is our very talented web guru!
Not only does Kris have a real flair for website design, he also has an unrivaled understanding of e-marketing, search engine optimization (SEO) and web ranking. So not only does he create great looking websites, he creates good looking websites that work and are totally optimized!
Nicky is the person looks after much of the HDC accounts administration and is the person who chases you when you are late paying the bill!
Alan is our brilliant engineer in charge fabrication and installations.
Professor Pablo Ramirez
HDC Partner in South Korea
HDC Partner in Jordan