David Holder


David Holder co-founded Clarity of Place with a hands-on understanding of what destination leaders need to be successful. David translates community inputs into meaningful actions by interpreting needs into priorities.

David Holder
“The greatest moments in life are not concerned with selfish achievements but rather with the things we do for the people we love and esteem.”

-Walt Disney

A versatile and effective communicator, David honed his destination management skills by collaborating with industry partners through service on the board of directors for Destinations International, the Destination Marketing Accreditation Program and the US Travel Association Destinations Council, to name a few.

David Holder at Oriental Pearl TV Tower

Time I questioned a travel decision


Oriental Pearl TV Tower Glass bottom skywalk

David Holder at Hattie B

Favorite first bites


Hattie B's Nashville Hot Chicken

Favorite drink that is not craft beer


Watermelon juice

David Holder drinking watermelon juice

Post-Covid plan


Stand in the rain and watch my kids race

David Holder rowing