Vice President of Sales, Abercrombie & Kent
Marett Taylor is Vice President of Sales for Abercrombie & Kent, the world’s foremost luxury travel company, offering an award-winning combination of exclusivity, comfort and authenticity on all seven continents.
Born to a British Kenyan mother and American father, Marett Taylor was raised between Montana and Kenya, both cultures and landscapes have inspired her adventures ever since. After completing a Master’s Degree at Duke University in Environmental Economics, she joined Abercrombie & Kent in 2000 in Southern Africa. She later moved to Nairobi to join A&K East Africa where she spent six years marketing safaris to North American travel agencies. In Nairobi, she became the third generation of women in her family to guide safaris and was certified by the Kenya Professional Safari Guide Association (KPSGA).
In 2006, Marett moved to Cheltenham, England, and joined Abercrombie & Kent Europe as Sales and Marketing Director. She made 12 trips per year to the Americas, educating travel agents about the unique products and services offered by A&K Europe, Italy, Croatia, France and Russia. In 2008 she relocated to New York City, taking the lead in developing new revenue streams for A&K’s destination management companies in conjunction with North American travel agencies and consortia.
Since 2013 she has led the USA Sales team, supporting travel agency partners and consortia in North America in their work with the A&K USA headquarters and the A&K Destination Management companies around the world.