Portfolio

I am a writer, author, producer, podcast host, and communications & content strategist who specializes in travel, hospitality, lifestyle, and media. I contribute regularly to outlets on topics of travel and culture, and founded Sonder Communications and L’Aventure Travel.

I. Communications, Brand Marketing & Content Strategy

My corporate career includes over 15+ years of experience in digital media, marketing communications and content strategy, working with leading media, travel, tourism, hospitality and luxury lifestyle brands, creating original creative content, innovative social media & communications campaigns, brand marketing strategies and partnerships. In 2016, I co-founded Sonder Communications: a creative content & social media shop based in Los Angeles.

My portfolio includes work with Condé Nast, Hearst, The New Yorker, Forbes, Strategic Hospitality Group, Wolfgang Puck, Moët Hennessy, Tiffany & Co, Nicole Miller, Destination Canada, Brand USA, Marriott Hotels, Four Seasons Hotels, and Rodeo Drive, where I served on the Board of Directors (+ co-lead their digital rebrand).I have also collaborated with global communications agencies through my roles, including PRCO, Zeno, Edelman, and Bullfrog + Baum, and my previous leadership roles included Head of Communications for BBH USA, Director of Public Relations & Communications at Beverly Wilshire, and more. Visit my Linkedin

Awards Include:

  • Travel + Leisure SMITTY award for Individual Hotel Social Media of the Year
  • Four Seasons Pinnacle Award “Best in Class” for Public Relations & Social Media (Americas)
  • Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce Golden Palm Award “Innovation, Large Business”​
  • Luxury Daily ‘Top 10 social luxury video”

 

II. Writer, Author & Host

As an editorial contributor, photographer and on-air host I cover luxury travel, hotels and culture for leading national & international publications, appeared on syndicated news segments and host travel & culture focused web video and podcasts. Past contribution has included New York Magazine, Huffington Post, Hello Giggles, Vogue, The New Yorker, Destination Canada, Discover America, French Connection, BlackBook Magazine, Haute Living Magazine, and Sloane Magazine. I wrote a children’s travel book dedicated to my niece & nephew titled “To Be We: The Adventures of Owen and Lucy” for preschool kids, and created L’Aventure Travel to share female-driven stories, podcasts and video on global travel and culture (I currently host the podcast “Suitcase Sojourn“)

III. Producer

I have worked as a producer on commercial, new media and photography projects. Including:

  • Digital Producer: Brand social & web videos (including hotel property videos) and podcasts
  • Production Coordinator: National commercials with Radke, Steam, Untitled in Toronto and NYC
  • Photography Producer: commercial and stock imagery projects in USA, Canada, UK, China
  • Field producer: Documentary “Oye Cuba” filmed in Havana and NYC

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