Michaela Guzy

Michaela Guzy was a writer for TripSavvy, covering sustainable travel. 

  • Michaela is a media executive, entrepreneur, and on-air show host. She is the executive producer for two online television shows.
  • She is the founder of OhThePeopleYouMeet, a content site for travelers, foodies, and philanthropists with a passion for genuine local connection.
  • She created the widely distributed Michaela’s Map, an original web video series she directs, writes, produces and hosts.
  • Michaela is also an adjunct professor at New York University School of Professional Studies. 

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Michaela Guzy is an American media executive, entrepreneur, and on-air show host. She is the executive producer for two online television shows.

In 2012, Michaela Guzy founded OhThePeopleYouMeet, a content site for travelers, foodies, and philanthropists with a passion for genuine local connection. The site developed into an online program. Today OTPYM has over 90 contributors across the globe. 

In June of 2012, she started Michaela’s Map, an original web video series she directs, writes, produces and hosts, which is also distributed on sites like YahooTravel, Everett Potter, Peter Greenberg, Johnny Jet and The Daily Meal.

She is often asked to appear as an industry expert from a three-part talking head series for BravoTV’s Tour Group, curating conversations, moderating panels, conducting interactive workshops and giving inspiring keynote presentations for awesome industry partners like International Luxury Travel Market, WeWork, and SOHO House’s Impact series. 

Based in New York City, she is also an adjunct professor at New York University School of Professional Studies, where she teaches a course called, Travel Storytelling: Creating Video Content.

In a past life, Michaela served as the VP/Global Travel and Strategic Development at American Express Publishing.

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