Shannon D.

  • Joined April 2017

I’m a traveler, digital storyteller, and social media guru with years of experience as a travel writer and social media manager.

  • Denver, CO, United States
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Shannon D.
Denver, CO, United States



For 3+ years, I've been co-managing a successful travel blog cornering the market of honest travel. For one year, I worked as a travel copywriter for CopyPress. And for one year, I was the Social Media Assistant for Matador Network.

Work history

Social Media Assistant
Daily and consistent engagement on all social platforms.Management and growth of social partnerships.Tracking client shares of branded content. Maintaining Facebook boosting as well as creating Facebook and Instagram ads. Scheduling content.
Travel Copywriter
Consistent copywriting assignments for sites such as Hipmunk and Expedia.
Co-founder of The Strange & New, a monetized travel blog marketing the underrepresented niche of honest travel. Was featured in publications and sites such as BBC Travel, Business Insider, Matador Network, Oregon Quarterly, Cracked, and Hipmunk.


One of US' Greatest Mysteries

Atop a desolate hill in a small US town are the Georgia Guidestones: an eerie 19ft tall granite monument with a post-apocalyptic message for the world.

10 habits I kicked after road-tripping across the US

“Where there’s a will, there’s a way.” And in terms of traveling, there’s always a way.


Not seeking work


  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends


  • Can work 40hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years