In 2007, confined to a New York City cubicle, Courtney Scott dreamed of a life less regular. With a one-way ticket in-hand she quit her job at MTV Networks, moved to Italy, Started a blog and never looked back.
Today, Courtney is a leading on-air travel expert, filmmaker, blogger, TV host and DJ who has appeared in over 300 interviews including national broadcast segments on Today Show, CNN and ABC News.
She has explored six continents and each journey has left an indelible mark; from swimming with sea lions in the Galapagos islands, to volunteering in Cuba, to learning salsa in Colombia and seeing the sunrise over Hawaii’s Haleakala volcano. Courtney is driven by the power travel has to awaken, connect and inspire.
In the male-dominated filmmaking industry, it is her mission to inspire other female travelers to explore the world through a filmmaker’s lens. Her personal, visceral style of storytelling has attracted brands like Porsche, Expedia, Refinery 29, Free People, Disney, Avianca and Marriott.
Before her travel career, Courtney worked in Marketing at MTV Networks and graduated with a BA in Communications from Loyola University in Maryland.When she’s not on the road, Courtney calls New York City home. Stay connected on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.
Watch Courtney’s host and travel expert reels.