Turning Your Passion into a Business

Turning Your Passion into a Business

Forum16 Facilitator, Vinal Burbeck, shares her story of how she turned her passion into a business.  Check out her story!

Vinal Desai Burbeck, Verified Travel Consultant (VTC) is the founder of Wanderlark a travel & event planning company. Vinal started Wanderlark for one simple reason, she believes that a positive experience has the power to generate more long-lasting happiness than any material object. As it Chief Experience Officer, Vinal creates, customized and unique experiences.

Before founding Wanderlark, Vinal was a Senior Account Manager at Google, where she led digital marketing strategy for live entertainment clients. She received numerous awards, including GooglersGive “Ambassador of the Year” for her leadership of Google Ann Arbor’s volunteer efforts. Vinal has also held a variety of positions at the University of Michigan, currently lives in Ann Arbor and loves exploring, eating & drinking her way through other cities as often as possible.