Meet Our Team

Experienced professionals dedicated to creating unforgettable personalized travel experiences. 


Koray Edemen, President & Founder

Keytours Vacations founder Koray Edemen is a long-time travel industry veteran. A native of Ankara, Turkey, Mr. Edemen got his start in travel working as a travel director and licensed guide in Istanbul and Cappadocia while studying for his B.S. in Mathematics and Computer Science. At the age of 22, he established his first company, serving American military personnel and diplomats’ travel needs in Turkey and neighboring countries. In 1993, Mr. Edemen moved to the United States where he co-founded Keytours Vacations, which quickly became the premier tour operator to Europe and the Mediterranean.

In the past 26 years, Mr. Edemen has expanded his work in a variety of travel-related investments, including transportation companies, hotel investment, and management, as well as numerous online travel companies. Despite these many projects, maintains a hands-on approach to his business: he was central to the oversight and implementation of his company’s software development and personally wrote the initial codes.

Now a major stockholder of six different companies in the travel industry, Mr. Edemen is a well-known and sought-after travel industry speaker.


The Keytours Vacations Team


Osman Akpinar

Product Coordinator & Lead Consultant

Osman’s desire has always been discovering new destinations. After graduation, he moved to Istanbul to start his career in tourism. He worked as a consultant at various hotels, and switched to tour operation in 2002. In 2016, he joined Keytours Vacations and started work as a travel consultant.

Destination Expertise:France, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Spain, Portugal, Austria, UK, Czech Republic, Egypt, Israel, Caribbean

Languages: English, Turkish

(800) 576-1784 Ext. 1243

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Tuba Karatari

Individual Travel Consultant

Tuba has over 10 years of experience in the travel industry, a passion for travel, and a commitment to customer satisfaction. Tuba lived in London for 13 years, during which time she achieved her Master's Degree in International Business and traveled Europe and Asia extensively. Tuba guarantees that you will experience not just a holiday, but the journey of your life.

Destination Expertise: Greece, Turkey, UK

Languages: English, Turkish

(800) 576-1784 Ext. 1240

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Roma Verma

Individual Travel Consultant

Roma believes that success is doing what you truly love doing everyday of your life. Roma has worked in the travel industry for more than 20 years, and she has been with Keytours for many years. Roma's strength is in structuring the best vacation packages possible, and enjoys creating the vacations of her customers' dreams.

Destination Expertise: All European countries, Egypt, Jordan, Israel, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Peru, India, Thailand, Singapore, Australia, South Africa

Languages: English, Hindi

(800) 576-1784 Ext. 1245

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Vicki Sachs

Individual Luxury Travel Consultant

Vicki started her travel career at Delta airlines, where she was in reservations, sales, and at the city ticket offices for 17 years. In 2006, she was lucky enough to find her second significant travel career with Keytours Vacations.

Destination Expertise: France, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Spain, Portugal, Germany, UK, Ireland, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Egypt, South Africa

Languages: English

(800) 576-1784 Ext. 1244

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Mary Nadal

Marketing Manager

With Keytours Vacations since 2019, Mary Nadal has worked in government technology, non-profit, and consulting, but her true passion is travel. She has an MBA in international business and studied in Italy, France, Brazil, and China. She enjoys reading and traveling with her family.

Destination Expertise: Italy, France, Brazil, Colombia

Languages: English, Italian

(800) 576-1784 Ext. 1250


Esin Soydemir

Individual Luxury Travel Consultant

Esin has been in the travel business since 1999. She has worked with various travel companies and started her travel career with Key Tours in 2008. Esin loves helping her customers create their ideal vacations!

Destination Expertise: France, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, UK, Ireland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Egypt

Languages: English, Turkish

(800) 576-1784 Ext. 1246

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Kuzma Kopano

Operations Manager and Group Travel Consultant

Kuzma Kopan, Operations Manager & Group Travel Expert, believes that international travel brings knowledge through observation and experience. Take advantage of his 30 years of experience in the field, multilingual skills, as well as life and work experience in countries around the world.

Destination Expertise: France, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Egypt, Jordan, Israel, Morocco, UAE, Thailand

Languages: English, French, Turkish, Italian, Bulgarian, Greek

(800) 576-1784 Ext. 1242

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Andreas Larentzakis

Product Development Manager

Andreas Larentzakis, product development manager at Keytours Vacations since 2002, has been in the travel business over 30 years. He has a bachelor degree in business administration and has travelled extensively throughout the world researching destinations and establishing relationships with local travel suppliers.

Destination Expertise: France, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Spain, Portugal, UK, Ireland, East Asia, Southeast Asia

Languages: English, Greek

(800) 576-1784 Ext. 1232

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