COPYWRITING + COPYEDITING + CONTENT + SOCIAL MEDIA These past 6 months have been anything but "normal," and like so many people, I have been shifting to adjust with the times. Though I have collaborated with hundreds of the properties over the years as a journalists; and also worked on numerous photography projects with the various Marriott International brands; I was...

Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita is a five-star oceanfront resort on the Pacific coast that is welcoming you back this season with a new, reimagined look following a comprehensive multi-year, multi-million dollar renovation. Families desiring a beach vacation only a short flight away can enjoy newly renovated casita-style guest rooms; private villas and beach homes; the refreshed free-form Nuna infinity-edge...

LVMH-owned hotel group Belmond is helping travelers reconnect with nature by touting some of its experience offerings. Belmond and high-end camera manufacturer Leica Sport Optics are offering "First Light" nature walks at different destinations, giving travelers opportunities to see breathtaking sites under unique circumstances. While the coronavirus pandemic has curtailed the travel industry, affluent travelers will likely continue seeking out...

I was pleased to contribute to this story with Luxury Daily about the virtual cooking opportunities with Mandarin Oriental, titled "The Fantastic Recipes." Mandarin Oriental is running this new content marketing campaign that aims to connect virtually with consumers on lockdown through its classic hospitality, keeping ties warm with its audience and hoping to resume the in-person relationship once travel...

I was pleased to contribute to this story with Luxury Daily about the expectations when travel does return in a post-covid world. The travel and tourism business has been hit hard as lockdowns and border closures to curb the COVID-19 outbreak are keeping consumers from leaving their homes. There could be a new opportunity for luxury hotels and resorts when they...

These are strange times, indeed. I have spent years working and planning “the next” project or assignment, when working with publishers, hotels, destinations and other travel and lifestyle brands. Whether it was my work on brand marketing projects; developing editorial destination features; or reviewing hotels; there has always been an urgency to begin focusing on the next job. While I switched...

With the recent opening of the Al Bait Sharjah, this port town on the Arabian Gulf has stepped up its game on the hospitality front. The 53-key resort has forged a new anchor for the Heart of Sharjah, a redevelopment project that seeks to preserve a great swath of the city as it was in the 1950s. Understanding the importance...

Vacations are a time to relax, unwind and enjoy the spoils of our hard work. Where spa treatments and tee times are on the agenda, not conference calls and meetings. Where “I’ll have another” refers to cocktails not coffee, and suit and ties are bypassed for Bermuda shorts and boat shoes. As often the case, these vacations have a lasting impression,...

BMW has not yet released the prices that go along with the new 7 Series in 2020, but from everything we see and hear, this luxury sedan will be an elegant combination of technology and luxury. Gracefully sporting proportions and alluring bodywork mark the exterior design of the new BMW 7 Series. The latest edition of the 7 Series features...

As someone who has been involved with brands at just about every stage of development, marketing and promoting for nearly 20 years, it’s exciting when I have an opportunity to work with brand marketing projects. It’s always a collaboration, so it is important to bring the best people together with the strongest members of the brand teams to execute photoshoots,...