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Meet Ruksana Hussain, Freelance Writer & Copy Editor

July 15, 2016
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I love the journeys that are part and parcel of my job Are you a long time user of Media Kitty or a recent member? A long time user. What do you hope to get out of the new relaunched Media Kitty? More information from industry colleagues and partners. Trends, latest news. How can Media Kitty members work with you? Share pitches for travel destinations that I can cover. Offer editorial opportunities within their outlets. How have you benefited from being…

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Meet Larry Berle, Freelance Travel & Golf Writer

June 15, 2016
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“Love what you do and pursue it with vigor, money will follow” Are you a long time user of Media Kitty or a recent member? I have been a Media Kitty member for four to five years. What do you hope to get out of the new relaunched Media Kitty? The main reason I came to Media Kitty in the first place was to connect with  destination and tour operators  for expanded possibilities of fam trips both organized and for…

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Meet Elyse Glickman, Writer, Editor & Content Provider

May 30, 2016
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“Don’t listen to the negativity if this is what you want to do” What do you hope to get out of the new relaunched Media Kitty? I had the pleasure of meeting the founders of Media Kitty when they were first starting up, and have been a member and fan ever since. That said, I love the new user-friendly and more photograph-rich format. Whether I am reading about general travel trends, seeing what FAM trips are coming up, or looking…

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Meet Ariane Colenbrander, Travel & Lifestyle Writer and Photographer

April 25, 2016
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“Graphic design is a creative position much like writing.” What do you hope to get out of the new relaunched Media Kitty? Easier contact with tourism boards, outlets looking for contributors and new travel friends alike. What is involved in your job day to day? Blogging, editing content, attending events, press trips and reviewing products like urban-minded tech, travel, and fashion items. What challenges do you face in your role? Including return flights for some of the FAM trips I…

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Meet Doreen Pendgracs, Chocolate Writer & Author

April 1, 2016
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My mission is to make my way around the world discovering the best chocolate experiences and events Are you a long time user of Media Kitty or a recent member? I have been on Media Kitty as a freelance travel journalist for a number of years, but admit to not having used it to my advantage. What do you hope to get out of the new relaunched Media Kitty? I really like the look and feel of the New Media…

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Meet Rebie Bautista Lash, Senior PR Director, Andria Mitsakos Public Relations (AMPR)

March 15, 2016
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Relationships are everything in PR, with colleagues, journalists, editors Are you a long time user of Media Kitty or a recent member? I am a long time user of Media Kitty. I still remember the original version. How can Media Kitty members work with you? Media Kitty members can connect with me about stories they are working on and destinations they are traveling to.  They can also follow me on Twitter and Facebook through my Media Kitty profile. What is involved…

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Meet Patricea Chow, Wellness & Travel Writer/Publisher

March 12, 2016
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I have a natural curiosity on what makes people and the world tick Are you a long time user of Media Kitty or a recent member? I first joined back in 2007, and used it for five years. I reactivated my membership in January 2016. What do you hope to get out of the new relaunched Media Kitty? As a writer, I hope to make new connections with PR professionals to get story leads. I am particularly interested in eco-friendly…

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Meet Cassandra Anderton, Digital Strategist, Freelance Broadcaster & Writer

February 1, 2016
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Working at living The Good Life, with loads of food & craft beer, and wine, spa, travel, fitness, health & entertainment.  Are you a long time user of Media Kitty or a recent member? I have been using Media Kitty on and off for about 7 years. How can Media Kitty members work with you? I am often looking for stories around travel, food and wine. I recently posted in order to gather more information on honeymooning in The Bahamas and Maui. I…

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Meet Roy Stevenson, Travel Writer, Photographer & Coach

January 20, 2016
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I hope to gain exposure to my travel writing brethren via Media Kitty Are you a long time user of Media Kitty or a recent member? I’ve been subscribing to Media Kitty for about seven years. What do you hope to get out of the new relaunched Media Kitty? As I specialize in helping other travel writers get published, I hope to gain more exposure to my travel writing brethren via Media Kitty. I also appreciate the opportunity to advertise…

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