2016 National Geographic Traveller’s Blogger of the Year, Kash Bhattacharya is the founder and editor of the BudgetTraveller. For the last 8 years, Kash has revolutionised travel for the stylish, design-led budget-conscious traveler and recently published the 2nd edition of his internationally successful guidebook to Luxury Hostels which has been featured in the Guardian and New York Times.
Kash also has a passion for digital tourism marketing and is the director of Creative Concepts for the world’s leading travel influencer network, iAmbassador and is also the Blogger Outreach Expert for the Destination Marketing Agency, Toposophy. In conjunction with iAmbassador Kash has developed a number of award winning digital storytelling campaigns: Blogville for Emilia Romagna, Blogmanay for Visit Scotland/Unique Events and recently launched a storytelling project about Street Art in Germany in partnership with the German National Tourism Board.
Hear his personal story and learn about the current state of professional travel blogging and influencer marketing. Kash will be sharing insights on life as full-time traveler, how to earn a living as a professional travel blogger and share some case studies of successful travel influencer campaigns he has helped develop.