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Lauren Monitz
Social Media, Digital Marketing, Content Creation, Influencer Marketing, The Down Lo
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Joined May 2015
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Houston / Denver / Chicago - USA
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Travel & Food Influencer with 195K+ followers and bylines around the web showing you things you didn't even know you wanted on your bucket list. Experiences, outdoors, weird and wacky attractions and offbeat adventure in your own backyard and beyond. Follow the (mis)adventures at or @lmonitz on Instagram.

Formerly: Managing Editor of iExplore & Travel Mindset, in-house CVB | Current: creator, social media strategist & Communications Director for city government | Specialities: Social media, content marketing & digital marketing strategies

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Why did you join the community?

Travelers just get it.

What is your favorite travel destination?

Israel, Thailand, Turkey, Patagonia

Where do you dream of traveling to?

Working on stepping up my A game - Antarctica, Africa, Australia

What was your first travel job?

Online Marketing Manager for iExplore

What do you want to learn more about?

Content Syndication & Traffic Generation

Three words that describe why we should travel?

routine isn't healthy :)