About Our Team

Meet our team and understand why we support our local communities

Our Mission

America Tour Company crafts custom experiences which connect people to the local story of our community.

About Us

America Tour Company was founded with this mission in mind: connecting people to the local stories of our community. Each and every member of our tour team is passionate and knowledgeable about the places they know best.

 

To accomplish that mission, we provide unique culinary and history tours to help you discover the must-see attractions and the hidden gems in the beautiful United States. Our trusted network of hosts are avid foodies and history buffs who are residents of the local community. They work in partnership with a curated selection of area businesses and artisans to ensure an amazing and memorable experience. All to showcase a premiere and personalized selection of what our local communities have to offer.

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Our fun, unique and affordable walking tours lead you through vibrant local districts, while our citywide history and culinary tours include quality transportation as you travel through the area’s unique past and culinary present. Ready to taste your way through local culture in style? Our VIP culinary tours allow you to discover the top locally owned chef creations at restaurants in the hottest districts. Intrigued by history? We bring the past to life through unique sites and stories. Traveling with a group, or have special requests? We offer the convenience of providing a completely customized experience for your group event. No matter what your interests are, we have something for you. We even offer self-guided tours for those who want to venture out on their own.

 

Furthermore, with America Tour Company, you can rest assured that you will enjoy a level of quality and professionalism unmatched by others. We maintain a company culture that supports our team members so they can provide exceptional service to our guests. Our CEO/Chief Experience Officer, Alan Rust, and co-founder, Dakotah Smith, invite you to explore Midwest America with a custom-crafted tour experience. We’re sure we’ll leave you with some great stories to tell.

Our Tour Team

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Alan Rust

Chief Experience Officer

& Co-founder

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dakotah smith

Dakotah Smith

Co-founder

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barbara baker

Barb Baker

Chief Financial Officer

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Our Network

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Our Timeline

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Acquired

Nebraska Tour Company

June 2018

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Corporate Name

America Tour Company

January 2019

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Launched

Kansas & Missouri

March 2020

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Acquired

KC Walking Tour

September 2021

Founded

Discover Omaha

June 2017

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Corporate Name

Nebraska Tour Company

July 2018

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Launched

Iowa

March 2019

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Launched

Colorado

February 2021

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