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  • Women in Travel Summit (WITS) Announces WITS ‘16

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    WITS by Wanderful will host 500 female travel bloggers in Irvine, CA in March, 2016

    Wanderful - an international community and online resource for adventurous, independent, globally minded female travelers - has announced the third annual Women in Travel Summit (WITS), will take place at the contemporary Hotel Irvine in Irvine, CA March 18-20, 2016.

    WITS is the first and only travel blogging summit by and for women. Its goal to provide women travelers with the tools, connections, and resources they need to become better travel bloggers and entrepreneurs while growing its global sisterhood of dedicated women who travel. WITS is the creation of Wanderful, an international community and online resource for women who travel.

    Approximately 300 attendees joined WITS ‘15 this past March in Boston, MA, with 32 speakers from around the world. WITS ‘16 expects a turnout of 500 international travelers, bloggers, and industry executives.

    In the past six years, the number of women-only travel companies has increased by 230%, says Gutsy Traveler. Additionally, there is an estimated 32 million single American women who have traveled at least once in the past year, and some three in ten travel five or more times a year, says the Travel Industry Association.

    Evita Robinson (Nomadness Travel Tribe) and Nadine Sykora (Hey Nadine) will deliver the keynote addresses at the third annual Women in Travel Summit (WITS). Additional speakers include celebrated travel bloggers, travel industry professionals, life coaches, entrepreneurs, and digital nomads. Among the speakers is Sherry Ott of Ottsworld Travel, Erin Bender of Travel with Bender, and Dalene Heck of Hecktic Travels. The full list of speakers and preliminary event schedule can be found here.

    Get registered for Women in Travel Summit ‘16 here.