Lisa Niver is a travel expert, writer, artist, entrepreneur, and on-camera host who has explored over 95 countries. Niver has established a following through her written and video content, garnering nearly one million video views on YouTube, Amazon Fire Tv, Amazon Short Video and Roku. Also the founder of a top 100 travel blog, We Said Go Travel, she has created eleven international travel writing competitions and published nearly 2000 writers from 75 countries. Lisa’s approach blends her world-class travels in an entertaining and educational style. She has contributed to USA Today, Wharton Business Magazine, Yahoo Travel, The Huffington Post, the Jewish Journal, Sheknows and National Geographic, among others. Niver is verified on Twitter and was listed by Klout as the #1 Expert in Travel Writing. She was a 2012 nominee for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching and a 2014 nominee for the Charles Bronfman Prize.
WE SAID GO TRAVEL is a top travel website (Top 100 Travel Blog, PR 5, PA52, KRED top 1% Elite Influencer for Travel) whose primary purpose is to bring global awareness. Journeys include culture, meaning and sharing of trips via both written articles and videos that can be viewed on YouTube, ROKU and Amazon Fire TV (500+ videos with over 445,000+ views). As a writer, speaker, social media ninja, teacher, and member of the Traveler’s Century Club, Lisa’s articles have been recently published in USA Today, Wharton Business Magazine, National Geographic, the Guardian, the Huffington Post, the Jewish Journal and the Myanmar Times.
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Lisa Ellen Niver is an award-winning travel expert who has explored over 100 countries and is a member of the Traveler’s Century Club. She is an on camera host and executive producer of We Said Go Travel Videos with over 500 travel videos on YouTube, Roku, and Amazon Fire TV with over half a million views.
Niver is the creator of the popular travel website, We Said Go Travel, a top 100 travel blog with monthly reach of tens of thousands and with international travel writing contests publishing over 1600 writers from 75 countries.
Lisa specializes in creating custom video content to highlight a location and a brand. She was recently invited to the United Nations as a “Champions of Humanity” ambassador and worked in New Orleans on a project with American Express.
She is a published author of a memoir, Traveling in Sin, and is a regular contributor for USA Today, Wharton Business Magazine, Yahoo Travel, The Huffington Post, the Jewish Journal, and National Geographic sharing stories of culture and meaning.