Carl Ruderman is Chairman of the global communications and publishing firm, Universal Media. His long standing, membership within the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), and subject expert to the global travel industry has resulted in his inclusion as the featured speaker at numerous industry events. Working closely with governments, Carl Ruderman has developed Travel Education Programs for a collection of countries and states including: Mexico, Jamaica, Spain, Mississippi, Florida, Israel, Monaco, Switzerland, Australia, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Poland, Korea, Turkey, and Aruba. Organizations that Mr. Ruderman has assisted include Disney, Princess, Globus & Cosmos, and many more. He has worked closely with airlines, the United States Department of Commerce and government representatives to promote and encourage inbound tourism. Carl Ruderman graduated from New York University where he earned his degree in International Banking and Finance. He donates time and resources to Cancer Research and Treatments, Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, National Nephrology Foundation, Hospital for Joint Diseases and New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center. Mr. Ruderman has also provided assistance to the Rebuild Dubrovnik Fund, Johnson & Wales University, Green Globe, Temple Emanu-El and the Turnberry Jewish Center. Mr. Ruderman is a supporter of the Windward School, a school focused on helping children with learning disabilities, where he donated the Ruderman Library.