Full datetime event:New York - Wednesday, July 29, 2020From 20:00 to 21:00Los Angeles - Wednesday, July 29, 2020From 17:00 to 18:00London - Thursday, July 30, 2020From 1:00 to 2:00Athens - Thursday, July 30, 2020From 3:00 to 4:00Singapore - Thursday, July 30, 2020From 8:00 to 9:00Sydney - Thursday, July 30, 2020From 10:00 to 11:00
DescriptionBlack Travel Alliance is a new group of Black Travel Content Creators from across the globe. Our three pillars of the community are alliance, amplification, and accountability. As travel authors, bloggers, broadcasters, journalists, photographers, podcasters, social media influencers, and vloggers, we unify to amplify. We also aim to provide training and business support to our members, as well as hold destinations and travel brands accountable on the issue of diversity in travel marketing and storytelling.
The 3 pillars of the Black Travel Alliance are: Alliance, Amplification, and Accountability.
During this talk Nadeen and Monet (two of the founding members of BTA) will discuss how using these 3 pillars will result in the Black Travel Alliance bringing together Black content creators from all over the world. We will amplify each other’s voices and hold the travel industry accountable to increasing Black content creators in campaigns and leadership positions.
They will also share how you can get involved with the BTA, whether you’re a creator or not, whether you’re Black or not.
NADEEN WHITE considers herself a "Travel blogger by Day, Physician by Night". She has over 20 years of experience as a Pediatrician and over 6 years of experience as a content creator. Her award-winning travel blog -- The Sophisticated Life -- covers affordable luxury travel, culinary travel and wine. Her destination guides provide detailed and comprehensive information to plan the trips of your dreams. Nadeen is also an O, The Oprah Magazine Brand Ambassador and is a member of the launch team for the Black Travel Alliance. In addition, she is an Amazon bestselling author for her series of travel Ebooks, and a speaker.
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MONET HAMBRICK is a family travel blogger and author of the children's book “The Traveling Child Goes to Rio de Janeiro”. Her blog, The Traveling Child, inspires parents to travel the world with their kids while providing tips to make it easier and affordable. Her motto is “if kids live there, kids can visit” and you’ll often find her family exploring destinations most don’t consider “kid-friendly”.
Connect with Monet:
Her book: amazon.com/TRAVELING-CHILD-GOES-Rio-Janeiro/dp/1733008209
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