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How to get the attention of the Press. 10 Do’s and Dont's

James Gregory Wilkinson

James Gregory Wilkinson is a multi-award-winning magazine editor and travel expert based in Sydney. James has been the Editor-In-Chief of the Asia-Pacific region’s highly respected hotel industry magazine, HM, and www.hotelmanagement.com.au

James is also a contributing wine editor for National Liquor News magazine and also writes about craft beer for Beer & Brewer magazine. James has also been a guest on Channel 7's 'The Morning Show', radio station 4BC Brisbane’s Breakfast Show and is formerly the Editor-In-Chief of Hilton Magazine, Australian Hotelier, Signature Cocktails and bars&clubs magazine

He is also the Travel Editor of Time Out Sydney and Time Out Melbourne magazines, and Managing Editor of SPICE magazine and www.spicenews.com.au. Since late-2012, James has been a regular guest host on the Sky Business Channel television show 'Business Class', where he commentates on trends in business travel - primarily covering aviation and hotels. James has also commentated on travel and drinks trends in Mr Porter, Rolling Stone, Elite Traveler Asia, Jetsetter, Vacations & Travel magazine and more.

Prior to this, James worked at Courier Newspapers. In October 2008, James was named the Travel Writer of the Year for Trade / Industry by the Australian Society of Travel Writers. In 2003, James received the received the Golden Circle Award from Marriott International. In 2014 and 2010, James was a finalist for Travel Writer of the Year at the National Travel Industry Awards. He is also the Deputy Chairman of the Young Garvan committee, helping raise funds for Sydney's Garvan Research Foundation though fundraising events.