AboutKeith Jenkins is the Founder and Publisher of the Velvet Escape luxury travel blog. Based in Amsterdam, Keith left his ten-year investment banking career to travel the world and carve out a new career as a travel blogger and social media advocate.
He has visited more than 70 countries across six continents and writes about his travels on his Velvet Escape blog and exhibits his photos on The Happy Explorer photo blog. In addition to being a travel blogger, Keith often speaks at travel and social media conferences, and offers social media consultancy and marketing services via his Velvet Connect and iambassador brands.
He is also the co-founder of the Global Bloggers Network, a community of more than 1,000 individual and corporate travel bloggers that helps its members grow and monetise their blogs.