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Meet Our Team

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The Global Communications team is charged with publicizing New York City as a premier travel destination. From responding to international and domestic media requests to assisting travel journalists from around the world on their five borough travel features, the team constantly tells the story of NYC as a travel destination and the business of NYC tourism to a broad audience.

For media assistance, please find an appropriate press contact below among our Global Communications team.

Members of the media can also direct their inquires to press@nycgo.com for domestic requests, internationalmedia@nycgo.com for international requests, or +1 212-484-1270.


Christopher Heywood

Executive Vice President, Global Communications

Britt Hijkoop

Director, Communications — International

Alyssa Schmid

Director, Communications — Domestic

Adriana Aristizabal

U.S. Hispanic PR Consultant