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Claire Newell

Travel Expert, media personality, corporate spokesperson, author, worldwide wanderluster. Over 24 years of experience on all things travel.

Claire Newell is a travel expert, author and a recognized authority on the travel industry. She is also a best-selling author of Travel Best Bets – An Insider’s Guide to Taking Your Best Trips, Ever.

Claire has appeared multiple times on NBC’s Today Show, Fox & Friends, CNN, and other national programs. For the past 24 years she has appeared 5 times per week on Global TV (BC) and is a regular guest on Global TV (National) The Morning Show and CKNW Radio (BC). She has written articles for Success, Professional Woman, Today’s Parent, Readers Digest and various other print and online publications.

She has served as the co-host on the television series Operation: Vacation (30 episodes). Claire has been a media spokesperson for many companies including Disney’s www.family.com, Hilton
Hotels Worldwide (Conrad Hotels & Resorts), Bridgestone Tires, CHASE Sapphire Preferred Card and TD Bank. She has been featured in ads and promotions for Visit Las Vegas, Vancouver International Airport, Hong Kong Tourism, BC Ferries, Canadian Tourism College, the Canadian Tourism Commission and Sylvan Learning.

Claire is a regular speaker at travel events in the U.S. and Canada. Claire lives in Vancouver, BC with her husband and 2 children.