TV Host, Executive Producer | Travels with Darley
Darley Newman is a media entrepreneur, TV host, writer and multimedia producer. Through her production company, DCN Creative, she has channeled her passions for travel and storytelling into successful multi-platform series and distinctive media brands. She is the creator, producer and host of Emmy Award-winning "Equitrekking" and "Travels with Darley" on PBS, Amazon Prime, AOL, MSN and networks in over 85 nations. In addition to five Daytime Emmy Award nominations, she's received the North American Travel Journalist Award and Caribbean Tourism Organization Award for Best Travel Broadcast, the Inspiring Woman Award from Women in Philanthropy and Leadership, and two Telly Awards.
Recognized in Forbes for her "PBS Travel Empire," Newman has made guest contributions on The Today Show, NPR, in The Washington Post and beyond. She is a sought after speaker, regularly recounting her travels to audiences at the Smithsonian, at Embassy screening events in her home city of Washington, DC, and in live appearances across the country. A pioneer in emerging media, she teams up with travel, outdoor and hospitality brands, as well as global non-profits, to reach both business and consumer audiences using immersive video.
Having led production teams in over 25 nations and 26 states, she's been charged by an elephant in Botswana's Okavango Delta, saddled up with the Bedouin to explore the Wadi Rum Desert in Jordan, led cattle drives with gauchos in South America and explored by mountain bike the WWI 'red zone' of northeast France.
- Track C: How Brands in the Travel and Hospitality Sector are Using Video To Connect With Consumers | Wed. October 17 - 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM