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Marie Frei

Average rate
$30/hour
  • Joined April 2015

Freelance marketing storyteller with a background in travel & tourism. I usually focus on authentic adventure, culture, and the environment.

  • New York, NY, United States
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Marie Frei
New York, NY, United States

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours and evenings

Services

Categories

Social Media Content Email Public Relations Copywriting

Experience

Summary

I have seven years in the travel industry, planning everything from volunteer expeditions to bespoke luxury tours. I am now venturing out into the world of freelance...

Work history

Membership Associate
I served as the primary contact person for all inquiries to AWF. My ability to provide insightful feedback to helped the marketing & membership teams, which led to my assisting with writing & editing projects. I'm currently a blog contributor.
Partnership Manager
This voluntourism company operated like a start-up & I loved the flexibility & freedom that entailed. I helped onboard new travel agencies, made their trip bookings, developed sales brochures, digital content, and helped train agents on GVI product.
Product Planning & Outside Services Administrator
At this group tour operator, I worked with tour guides around the world & put together group land & cruise tour packages sold by direct mail marketing. I was exposed to working with call centers, a creative team & finance to track tour performance.

Education

Accreditations

Central Connecticut State University
Geography (Tourism) & Marketing

Skills

Skills

Photography writing networking Trip Planning customer service operations

Tools

Facebook Twitter Squarespace Blogger Wordpress Salesforce Instagram Hootsuite Pinterest Microsoft Office YouTube Vimeo

Interests

Industries I love

Travel Social Enterprise

What I read

Travel magazines, travel industry newsletters, travel and lifestyle blogs.

Side projects

Content creation for AFAR, Abercrombie & Kent, Friends of the Arderne Gardens, and the African Wildlife Foundation. Travel Massive NYC & Young Travel Professionals member.