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Kay Walten
Works at Loco Gringo Inc http://www.locogringo.com
Attended Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
Lives in Akumal Mexico
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Celebrate #Christmas on the beach this year!  #ChristmasOnTheBeach  
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Founder & CEO LocoGringo.com - Riviera Maya Mexico. Entrepreneur, speaker social media for tourism and travel.
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  • Loco Gringo Inc http://www.locogringo.com
    CEO, present
    I am one of the co-founders of LocoGringo.com . I've spent the last 20 years living in the Riviera Maya, traveling throughout the Yucatan. We specialize in customized vacations for villas, beach houses, condos, and small hotels through out the Riviera Maya, Costa Maya and Yucatan. Loco Gringo was developed to share our passion for the area, help people with their vacations and our secrets and tips to travelers and vacationers.
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Akumal Mexico
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Houston, Texas - Annapolis, Maryland - Atlanta, Georgia - Rochester, New York - Buffalo, New York
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I believe I can make a difference in people's lives.
Introduction
I am the CEO of LocoGringo.com.  

I moved to the Riviera Maya in 1992 to explore underwater caves.  Since then I have fallen in love with the people, the culture and the natural environment.  I am committed not only to the Riviera Maya but the local people and businesses of our area.

Loco Gringo began in 1996 in Akumal Mexico, just down the road from Tulum. Loco Gringo is an independent vacation rental reservation service committed to making a difference in your vacation experience whether you are staying in a beach front villa or resort in the Riviera Maya & the Costa Maya.  Our local knowledge and experience helps people like yourself traveling in the area to have a personal adventure. 

I invite you to visit our website LocoGringo.com





 
Bragging rights
One of the first women underwater cave explorers in the Yucatan. My biggest discovery the deepest underwater cave in Quintana Roo, "the Pit" located near Xel Ha, Riviera Maya. Women's Diver Hall of Fame founding member, International Fellow of the Explorers Club. I started one of the first online vacation rental reservation services for the Riviera Maya, LocoGringo.com. I am a guest blogger for Indrani's Light Foundation, committed to educating, teaching, mentoring all aspiring women. Committed to climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro in September to raise money to empower aspiring women of East Africa in small business.
Education
  • Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
    Hotel Marketing, 2011 - 2011
  • Clarion University of Pennsylvania
    Communications, 1983 - 1985
  • State University of New York at Plattsburgh
    Computer Science, 1982 - 1983
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