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Marie F.

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  • Joined April 2015

Freelance photographer and writer with a background in tourism. I usually focus on authentic adventure, culture, and conservation.

  • New York, NY, United States
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Marie F.
New York, NY, United States



Social Media Content Email Public Relations Copywriting



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.



Central Connecticut State University
Geography (Tourism) & Marketing



Photography writing networking Trip Planning customer service operations


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Not seeking work


  • Available during business hours and evenings


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.