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Kitt Garrett

Member at Large

Kitt’s Background:

2016 - Current
Founder and CEO of New York Sites and Insights offering sustainable travel on-demand virtual talks and tours of NYC. These presentations provide a deep dive background into the site and a virtual tour to help guests plan their visit to NYC so they know how much time to spend and what to see. Kitt also offer custom private tours and lectures about NYC's history and architecture.

From 1993 – 2016, Kitt Garrett, lecturer, travel and tourism consultant was the Founder and CEO of Discover New York and Beyond. She grew the company to be the leader in personalized travel to New York City by designing extraordinary experiences for corporate, leisure and local New Yorkers who wished to go beyond the New York they already knew.

Using her expertise and extraordinary contacts, Kitt was named Condé Nast Top Destination Specialist for 8 years. Kitt sold Discover New York & Beyond in 2016 to a well-established production company in NY.

Kitt was featured on the “Travel Channel,” “Delta Shuttle Magazine,” “Town and Country Travel” and “Elite Magazine.” She has been the guest lecturer on the QE II, The World, Residences at Sea, private clubs, and corporations for their executives, summer interns and relocated families.

While living in the U.S., Australia, Hong Kong and Mexico, Kitt taught cooking and designed food products for Fortune 500 companies.

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