Mary Ann Thompson
Partner and Tour Planner
Experienced educator and coach who has worked at several companies in the region (IBM, UPM, CONRAD, Techint, FASANO). Fluent in Portuguese, English and Spanish, and experienced in French, Italian and Thai. Her role as a Certified Tourist Guide here in Uruguay has allowed her to share her love of art and historical knowledge of the area, Mary Ann can offer tailor-made tours that put visitors in touch with the local area including art galleries and vineyards of the region. As a frequent International traveler, she has managed marketing strategies, supervised logistical issues for conferences, and events in Montevideo, Bangkok, Sao Paulo, Rio and Punta Del Este. She has also organized investors’ conferences that promote what the region has to offer. She is an IBlog writer for companies with real estate investment interests in the region as well the editor and writer of the well-known book, “Casas de Campo”. Her business, Language Solutions, provides services to different companies, with translations, guidance in relocation as well educational programs, including Spanish training. Mary Ann is a communicator who knows how to build relationships; she values diversity, coaches effectively and fosters a collaborative climate.