Magellan Awards

Peter Greenberg

%image_alt%%image_alt% Peter Greenberg is America’s most recognized, honored and respected front-line travel news journalist. He is Travel Editor for CBS News, appearing on CBS This Morning, CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley, and CBS Sunday Morning, among other broadcast platforms.

Greenberg is also host of the nationally syndicated Peter Greenberg Worldwide Radio show, broadcast each week from a different remote location around the world, along with a daily short-form travel feature.

He is Chief Contributing Editor for Michelin Travel and co-author of Michelin’s “Like a Local” guides. He currently serves as Editor at Large of Global Business Travel magazine. He is contributing writer to AARP The Magazine, Parade, AARP.org, Forbes.com, BNET.com, Oprah.com, and more. He has been a featured guest on CNN, The Oprah Winfrey Show, The View, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Dr. Phil, Extra, The O’Reilly Factor, and Larry King Live.

Greenberg is the author of the New York Times best-selling “Travel Detective” series. His most recent book, The Best Places for Everything,reveals the best places in the world to find life-changing experiences.

He produces and co-hosts a history-making series of one-hour television specials called “The Royal Tour,” which feature personal, one-on-one journeys through various countries with their heads of state, including the President of Mexico, the King of Jordan, the Prime Minister of New Zealand, and the President of Peru. Airing next year is Israel: The Royal Tour, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

He was the creator, co-executive producer and host of CNBC’s acclaimed specials “Inside American Airlines: A Week in the Life” and “Cruise Inc: Big Money on the High Seas.” He is co-executive producer of “Baggage Battles,” airing on the Travel Channel, and The History Channel’s upcoming two-hour special, “Lost Magic.”

Travel Weekly named him one of the most influential people in travel, along with Al Gore, Bill Marriott and Richard Branson. He was recently inducated into the U.S. Travel Association’s Travel Hall of Leaders for his contributions to the travel industry.

Visit him online at PeterGreenberg.com.