About us

First Impact is made by us

First Impact is the first PR & Communications agency dedicated to luxury travel industry covering the entire Central & Eastern European market. We gather all media (print, social, digital) under one umbrella and provide a continuous presence across the region. We are professionals with proven results and year-long experience in PR, communications, sales & marketing, operations, revenue, publishing and storytelling, and above all, we are well-connected on our markets and outside of given regions.

Jitka Krulcová

Jitka is a high-end media professional with 15 years of experience in the magazine universe. Currently the publisher of the Luxury Guide International media house, Jitka started at the age of 19 as a newspaper contributor and later enhanced her experience as an editor and editor in chief of numerous prestigious magazines. Jitka’s worldwide media connections provide a very strong network.

Gabriela Marková

Gabriela is an executive with over 20 years of experience in the upper luxury hotel industry, counting over 10 years with Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group and the opening of Velaa Private Island in the Maldives. Gabriela is the founder of GM Selection sales representation company and Luxury Bloc trade show in the CEE region.

Petr Marek

Petr is a hotelier by heart and soul, having started his hospitality career in the Czech Republic and Austria and gaining international experience across Eurpe, Asia and North America. Petr has worked in leading management positions in F&B, Sales& Marketing before moving up to operations and GM position leading renowned luxury hotels worldwide, including Mandarin Oriental, Prague, Le Palais and Velaa Private Island.

Lenka Tučková Rogerová

Lenka is a communication expert with 20 years of experience in the (not only) travel industry. During her career Lenka had the opportunity to help key players on the market, including Jaguar, Land Rover, Google, Luxury Bloc or Mandarin Oriental hotels with their communications projects – from rebranding to launch of new products and services in the region.