Debbie Strong

Story Editor Spas, Deals, Calendar of Events
Travel Agent?s spa editor Debbie Strong also covers the spa beat for Luxury Travel Advisor, reviewing leading high-end spas all over the globe. She?s an annual attendee at international spa tradeshows and conferences, and can be found all over New York City, scouting out the newest spas and relaying that information to readers out of our Manhattan offices. Strong has interviewed many top travel professionals in the field, including Bob Malmberg, CEO of Malmberg Travel, Barry Liben, CEO of Tzell Travel, and Valerie Wilson, Jennifer Wilson-Buttigieg. and Kimberly Wilson Wetty, the founder and co-CEOs of Valerie Wilson Travel. Her past cover stories include ?Family-Run Travel Businesses,? a look at the issues facing some of the most successful travel companies run by generations of a single family. Prior to living in New York, Strong worked at The Salem News in Massachusetts. She holds a journalism degree from the University of New Hampshire.