Interested inSpa resorts; spa wellness; adventure and offbeat travel; cultural experiences; hotel industry; news & trends; meetings & incentive travel; cruising
Having worked in hotels from the scullery to top management, as well as aboard luxury cruise liners, Chris has worked in the tourism industry for more than 25 years and has an insider's eye as to what makes a great vacation experience.
Today, she is a multiple, award-winning writer (including several through NATJA) and a sought-after resource for guide books, destination features, travel tips and industry news.
InnFocus, Spa Business, Spa Life, Time Out, City-Net Guides, trips magazine, Pacific Wave, World Hospitality, Chicago Tribune, Toronto Star, InnSpire, HolidayMaker, World Travel Reports, Where Vancouver, CFUN Radio, regular contributor to network of Pacific Northwest community newspapers. Publisher: www.greatestgetaways.com. Books: Dummies Guides (2005); Frommer’s Vancouver Island, Gulf Islands & San Juan Islands (2002, 2007), Fodors Gold British Columbia (2005, 2007), The Magic of Greater Vancouver, contributor to Ports of Call, The Vancouver Book, Cruise ships: The Inside Story.
AffiliationsSociety of American Travel Writers
Periodical Writers Association of Canada
Travel Media Association of Canada
Travel Journalists Guild