Tom Harter

Founder & President

All WalkEurope tours are personally designed by Tom Harter, WalkEurope's founder and president.


Tom is a global voyageur... traveling extensively for business and pleasure... visiting over 35 countries... living & working nearly a decade overseas in Europe and Asia.


Prior to founding WalkEurope Tom had a long career as an executive in the media and advertising industries; working for international advertising agencies; for The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones & Company based in Los Angeles, Chicago, Brussels & Hong Kong; and for internet marketing companies.


Throughout his career Tom has worked closely with many of the world's leading airlines, luxury hotel companies, cruise lines, and tourism associations.


Tom is a native of Iowa. He is a graduate of Iowa State University and has a MBA from University of Southern California.


Tom resides in Southern California with his wife Shelley. Together they enjoy traveling the world.