Speakers and moderators

Modesto Reyes

CEO & Founder, Oficina de Turismo e Intercambio Cultural OFIT

Modesto Reyes is the CEO and Founder of Oficina de Turismo e Intercambio Cultural OFIT, a leading cultural exchange agency in the Dominican Republic with almost 20 years in the market, sending over 2,500 students yearly. Modesto was a Work and Travel participant himself over 20 years ago. Since then he has developed a close connection with the experience and acknowledges the impact it can have in a person’s life, creating his own agency and changing the lives of thousands of students over the years. In addition to the cultural exchange company and following his other passions, he is the President and Founder of Santo Domingo Corre, a sports company that promotes healthy lifestyles in the Dominican Republic. The company and organises major events including the Santo Domingo Marathon. Modesto is a marathon runner himself, having run 9 marathons to date.