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Scott Laird

Dallas Now. AK/HI Terroir.
Freelance Contributor — Freelance, TravelPulse
Covers:  Hotels, Resorts, Cruises, Rail, Spa, Destination, General Non-Air Travel - all topics with a Hospitality angle.
Doesn't Cover: Airlines, Beauty, Day Spa, Non-travel retail

Travel Writer. Airline Pro. Avgeek. Plumeria Lover. 😺Fancier. Bookworm. Spa Junkie. Maitai swiller. Live Aloha 🌺 Bon mots: my own opinion. More @HotelExaminer

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Biography

Scott Laird’s roots in the hospitality and travel industries run deep. His passion for travel was colored by frequent childhood journeys between homes in Anchorage, Alaska, and the Garden Isle of Kaua‘i. A former travel agent and hotelier who now works in the airline industry, he’s constantly on ...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Writing for examiner.com way back in 2009, before it devolved into a fake news mess.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes.

How is social media changing news?

More Viral, Less Veracity.