Newspaper Travel Editor – Passport Travel Marketing & PR Episode 5

Minneapolis, Minnesota (July 16, 2017) – The travel marketing and PR industry’s only podcast, Passport Travel Marketing & PR, welcomes Spud Hilton, Travel Editor at the San Francisco Chronicle on Episode 005.

In this episode, Spud talks about the increasingly rare role of travel newspaper editor who is looking for great travel storytelling that entertains, inspires and transports readers. Among other nuggets, Spud talks about how many pitches he gets in a week, how many stories he commissions in a year, what pitches stick and what pitches make that “woosh” sound as they get chucked into his email trash.

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 here or through iTunes.