Ed Salvato

Ed Salvato is co-founder of HospitableMe, which offers LGBTQ strategy, marketing and training for tourism and hospitality to many clients around the world, including Enjoy Illinois. He’s co-author of the Handbook of LGBT Tourism & Hospitality Marketing: A Guide for Business Practice distributed by Columbia University Press. He’s also cofounder and chief content officer of gay consumer-focused ManAboutWorld travel magazine available via the App Store and in Google Play. Previously, Ed was editor in chief of Out Traveler magazine and OUT & ABOUT gay travel newsletter. Ed is an adjunct instructor at NYU’s Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality, teaching LGBTQ tourism & hospitality marketing. Connect with Ed on LinkedIn @Ed Salvato