Jeannette Ceja is a bilingual Travel Journalist, TV Host, Travel Advisor and a Global Public Speaker based in Beverly Hills. She combined her love for travel and over 10 years of work as a journalist into an internationally recognized company known as Jet Set with Jeannette. She has become the go-to travel expert for high-profile clients and media outlets around the world.
Jeannette's expertise encompasses luxury travel, female travel, and diversity (Latinx) travel. Her passion and dedication for travel has taken her to over 60 countries to date. Jeannette continues to be a sought-after travel expert for media and conferences all over the world. Recently, Jeannette was a speaker at The Women Economic Forum in Cairo, Egypt. While in Cairo, Jeannette received the award: Iconic Women Creating a Better World for All.
In 2019, Jeannette was awarded as one of the Top 20 Global Women of Excellence by U.S. Congressman Danny K. Davis and the Multi-Ethnic Advisory Task at the 7th Annual International Women’s Day Celebration. Last year, Jeannette was nominated for her work by the Los Angeles Business Journal at the Women’s Council & Awards. She was also one of the nominees for Best Travel Creator at The Tecla Awards - part of the 10th annual Hispanicize conference - honoring Latinx contributions to media. Now, she feels it's a vital time for more Hispanics to contribute within the travel industry. Jeannette strives to be a positive role model for women and Latinos around the world. This year, she partnered with Visit Pasadena as the tourism boards official bilingual spokesperson on National Plan For Vacation Day
In 2018, Jeannette was the official Travel Host for The World Woman Summit at the Clinton Presidential Center. Where she was recognized as Travel Host of the Year. The same year, Jeannette was named a Power Player by Angeleno Magazine. A respected Speaker, Jeannette has spoken at travel conferences all over the world including: The Women Economic Forum- Mexico City, The Women in Travel Summit, The New York Travel Festival, Tourism in Romania Conference, Impact Travel Immersion Conference, Epic Mastermind Conference, Travel Talks and the Travel Unity- Economic Development through Diversity Summit. She’s been an emcee for the New York Travel Festival, Global Voice Awards and the Impact Travel Immersion Global Conference. Now, Jeannette is the Vice-President of the non-profit organization, Travel Unity. She aims to assist and represent every traveler with a special emphasis on women, minorities, youth and travelers with disabilities.
This year, Jet Set with Jeannette went global with exclusive workshops, seminars, events and retreats to better inform the public about travel. Jeannette is a proud Global Ambassador for Synergy of Empowered Women, Kind Traveler and the Free Wheelchair Mission. In 2008, she graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from Belmont University. The following year, Jeannette completed the Professional Producing Program at the University of California- Los Angeles.
Hi Susan, I would second Ian's recommendations! Also, for hospitality, here are few more women or DEI-focused organizations: The Latino Hotel Association https://latinohotels.org The Women in Hospitality Leadership Alliance https://whlalliance.org... show more