Gretchen Kelly

Gretchen Kelly began her career working for The Terrie Williams Agency, the legendary woman-helmed and Black-owned marketing and PR agency, as creative director. Her clients included Ruby Bridges and David Bowie. She moved to travel journalism and has written for Travel Channel, Business Traveler, New York Post, Toronto Star and Elle Décor and Interior Design, among many publications. She lives in New York City.

TWT: Airlines Get ‘Berned,’ Biz Travel Stats Spike

Senator Bernie Sanders sent a letter to Secretary Pete Buttigieg with applaud-worthy demands and a survey finds travelers are indifferent about Covid.

TWT: The Bahamas Stops Testing Travelers, Bleisure Booms, Choice Buys Radisson

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TWT: U.S. Covid Testing for International Flights Dropped, Flight Delays and Monkeypox 2.0

How a Storied F&B Kitchen Went Halal to Accommodate Allies

This year, one of the country’s largest and most comprehensive conference centers (originally planned as a Xerox learning campus) became a partner with the U.S. government as part of Operation Allies Welcome (OAW). The program at The National began in February and is set to run through September 2022.