Ramsey Qubein is a freelance travel journalist covering the hotel, cruise, and airline industry from every corner of the globe. His primary areas of focus include the world of business travel, loyalty programs, and the travel trade market.
His work has appeared in numerous consumer and industry publications including Travel+Leisure, Readers Digest, BBC Worldwide, USA Today, Frommers.com, Fodors.com, Islands, Business Traveler, Fortune, Airways, Travel Age West, MSN.com, Bustle.com, and AAA magazines. Ramsey writes a regular travel column for AFAR magazine.
He is a member of the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW) and completed a Master’s Degree thesis researching various aspects of marketing/branding in the travel industry.
Ramsey is highly recognized as an expert in travel loyalty programs, business travel and the luxury travel segment. He flies more than 450,000 miles per year and estimates he has circumnavigated the globe close to 500 times. He has traveled to 166 countries and lived in both Madrid and Paris.
He is a regular guest on travel panels or round tables discussing industry trends. In addition to writing, Ramsey is available for corporate presentations on how to maximize loyalty program benefits, the best tips for booking travel, and other related topics.