David Peckinpaugh

President, Maritz Travel Company

As president of Maritz Travel Company, David Peckinpaugh leads one of the largest meeting and incentive travel management companies in the world, whose vision is to transform business and people through business events.

A nearly 20-year veteran of the travel and hospitality industry, David is an industry visionary recently recognized as Incentive Travel Council’s Advocate of the Year and one of Incentive’s 20 Most Influential People. He is a board and executive committee member of the U.S. Travel Association, co-chair of US Travel's Meetings Means Business Coalition, a trustee of the Professional Convention Management Associations Education Foundation, and serves on various industry advisory boards.

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