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Michael Collins discusses the state of content marketing on ‘Passport Travel Marketing & PR Podcast’ Ep. 003

Minneapolis, Minnesota (July 2, 2017) – The travel marketing and PR industry’s only podcast, Passport Travel Marketing & PR, welcomes Michael Collins, founder of TravelMedia.ie, on Episode 003. In this episode, we discuss the dizzying world of content marketing strategy: Budgets, what works, what doesn’t and keeping the wheels turning for the best ongoing results. The Passport Travel Marketing & PR Podcast is hosted by travel podcasting legend Chris Christensen and media/marketing pro Leif Pettersen. You can find previous episodes…

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Allison Sitch, VP of PR at Marriott, is the guest on ‘Passport Travel Marketing & PR Podcast’ Ep. 002

Minneapolis, Minnesota (June 26, 2017) – The travel marketing and PR industry’s only podcast, Passport Travel Marketing & PR Podcast, welcomes Allison Sitch, VP of Public Relations in the Americas for Marriott, on Episode 002 of Passport Travel Marketing & PR Podcast. In this episode, we discuss contemporary hotel PR and how Marriott is wrangling dozens of new brands after the Starwood merger, while keeping outreach hyper-targeted. Listen to the podcast on the website or through iTunes.

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‘Passport Travel Marketing & PR Podcast’ Fills a Vital Industry Media Gap

Hosted by travel podcasting legend Chris Christensen and media/marketing pro Leif Pettersen, the new podcast features travel industry-specific news, trends and best practices with top-tier guests. Minneapolis, Minnesota (June 18, 2017) – The travel marketing and PR industry’s notable absence from the podcasting medium has come to an end with the new Passport Travel Marketing & PR Podcast, which launched today with social media strategist Tim Anderson as its first guest. The podcast, running roughly 45 minutes, is hosted by…

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Leif Pettersen PR launches!

After many weeks of behind-the-scenes work, I’m thrilled to announce the launch of Leif Pettersen PR, yet another exciting chapter in my nearly 15 years in travel media and marketing. I’ll let the press release speak for itself. Onward! Prominent travel writer and marketer, Leif Pettersen, launches PR agency Leif Pettersen, accomplished travel writer and award-winning travel marketing professional, has launched a next-gen PR agency focusing on travel marketing and communications. A frequent outspoken critic of “lazy, unfocused, out-dated and…

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