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James Conkle - Route 66 TV. Phelan, CA, US

James Conkle

Producer/Host | Route 66 TV


Shares the culture of Route 66.


Founder, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Preservation of Historic Roads & Corridors. Route 66 Preservation Foundation, Route 66 Alliance and Highway 99 Alliance.
Publisher, General Manager & Editor of the Route 66 Pulse newspaper.

National Spokesperson for Hampton Inn/ Hilton Hotels 2002 to 2006
Recipients of the 2003 Public relations Society of America’s top award The Silver Anvil
Recipients of the 2004 Smithsonian Magazine top award for Preservation
Recipients of the 2006 Presidential Preserve America Award

Partner, Consultant, Advisor or Member
Senator Feinstein
Electric Vehicle Industry
Palm Springs Follies
San Bernardino CVB’s Rendezvous
Bureau of Land Management, BLM
National Park Services
Member of the National Advisory Council
The National Trust for Historic Preservation
Historic Roads
Tread Lightly Master Trainer
Counties of San Bernardino & Los Angeles
State Historic Preservation Office
National Speakers Association

Lobbyist, speaker and seminar leader on road issues, culture tourism, preservation, historic related issues and electric vehicles.

Industry Expertise (3)

Travel and Tourism


Public Relations and Communications

Areas of Expertise (3)

Route 66

Pr & How It Affects Your Business

History & Culture of Route 66

Education (1)

Oceanside/Carlsbad College: AA, Marketing 1964

Event Appearances (1)


Route 66 Tour Shanghi General Motors  Chicago, Amarillo & Santa Monica

Sample Talks (1)

What is it about Route 66?

How an old road has become an international icon.



  • Keynote
  • Moderator
  • Panelist
  • Workshop Leader
  • Host/MC
  • Author Appearance


1500 to 4500 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee