Mariska Kesteloo
Entrepreneur Speaker, Blogger




A dynamic female entrepreneur, born and raised in the Netherlands. Passionated about travel, curious about other cultures and loves languages. She's spontaneous, a bit crazy, has a portion of guts,  and you can describe her life as a roller-coaster. Never a dull moment!

She's passionate about storytelling and created her company ‘Word of MICE’ in 2017.  Her goal is to support destinations, hotels, convention bureaus, cities to tell their story within the right target audience. Or you can say, creating awesome influencer campaigns in the meetings & events industry. She likes to speak on stage, work with inspiring clients from all over the globe.



As a little child, she knew that she wanted to travel, to see the world, and so she did. Born in a little village in the South-West of theNetherlands. Mariska studied tourism and worked & lived in many countries, like France, Austria, Turkey, Tunisia, Spain, Morocco and the last 9 years in Belgium. Of course she has kept her passion for travelling.

Mariska met her husband and soulmate Christophe 10 years ago in Ghent, Belgium. Together they are chasing their dreams to work and to live abroad, that moment is coming closer very soon.....