Category: Press

Interviewing With NY1 News About Mountaineering Off The Beaten Track in Serbia

While appearing recently at the NY Travel Festival, I was interviewed with Travel Expert Valarie D’Elia. Val reports on travel and tourism for NY1 News in New York City as well as her own site, Travel With Val. I spoke with Val about the allure of expedition-style travel to emerging destinations far off the beaten …

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Wrapping Up: The 2014 New York Travel Festival

This past weekend, April 26th and 27th, I attended and spoke at the annual NY Travel Festival. The weekend was a productive and interesting look at the state of the Travel, Adventure, and Travel Media industry, and featured informative sessions from industry leaders including the Travel 2.0 group, G Adventures, Matador Network, and AFAR Media, …

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Speaking About Antarctica at Percolate Inspire

Last October, I was invited to appear as the featured speaker at Percolate’s monthly Inspire speaker series. Here’s video of my talk: More on Percolate: Percolate helps brands create content at social scale. Some key features include: – Track events and plan content at the intersection of brand voice and cultural relevance – Employees never …

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I’ll Be Appearing At The New York Travel Festival, Speaking About Adventure Travel in Antarctica

[column type=”two-thirds”] This year, the New York Travel Festival is taking place April 26-27, 2014 in New York City. I’ve been selected by the organizers to act as the resident expert on Antarctica.  Read my bio on the NY Travel Festival website.  The New York Travel Festival aims to reinvent the consumer travel show for …

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Mentioned in Washington Post: “7 tips on surviving the Cold from people living in cold places”

This morning I got a brief mention in the Washington Post on how to survive in cold temperatures.  They only published a few from my list – here’s the full list: Tips on how to survive the cold weather, from an Antarctic worker’s perspective: Layer Layer Layer. Instead of one big bulky jacket, plan your …

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Mentioned on the Universal Geek Podcast

My friend Jeff Couturier is a graphic designer, web developer, cartoonist, and geek. He’s a regular host on the Universal Geek podcast, and recently gave me and my Antarctica blog a great mention. Thanks Jeff for the shoutout! For the part where I’m mentioned, start listening at 1:07:00 https://www.universal-geek.com/podpress_trac/web/7114/0/UniversalGeek-091.mp3 (Download) Universal Geek Podcast – Episode …

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