Justin is an LA-based travel content creator as a host, writer, social media influencer, photographer and producer. Currently, Justin is a regular travel expert for BEONDTV and hosts, “What’s Good?!”, a good news talk show featuring inspiring stories and guests. His past hosting experience includes hosting travel shows, “Let’s Go LA!”, “Get Out!”, and “Metro Motion”. With a passion for game shows, Justin hosted seven seasons of the “Survivor After Show” on TheStream.TV and Maria Menounos’ Afterbuzz TV Network, was the reality TV expert for “Dirty Pop Live with Lance Bass” on SiriusXM Radio and owns a small company called Reality Rush that runs full scale game show events for clients. He also was an international correspondent for SBS 6 Netherlands and has covered red carpet premieres, live events and game shows.
As a writer, influencer and photographer, Justin loves sharing his travel adventures and tips on his blog, “Around The World with Justin,” on his digital travel series, “Around The World in 80 Seconds,” and on his Instagram where he has worked with a wide variety of global brands, tourism boards and companies. Justin is a regular contributor for Uproxx including his work as a featured writer and on-camera personality for the 2020 Uproxx Travel Hot List. He also works for Orbitz, Expedia, Travel Mindset and other reputable travel outlets.
In addition, Justin is an experienced producer. Recently Justin worked as a Supervising Producer on Discovery’s late night talk show “Josh Gates Tonight” for Shark Week. He also worked on a new Discovery Channel travel series in Europe during the pandemic and Travel Channel’s “Lost In The Wild” centered on unsolved mysteries of missing persons in remote parts of the world. Justin also spent three seasons as Supervising Producer for Discovery’s “Shark After Dark” late night talk show for Shark Week. Over the past 13 years Justin’s in-depth experience includes working for these networks as well as NBC, FOX, ABC, E!, Amazon/IMDb, GSN, Spike TV, Bravo, BET, CurrentTV, G4 TV, MSN, AOL and more.
Most importantly, Justin is passionate about adventure travel! Over the past 15+ years he has backpacked around the world, mostly by himself, seeking thrills and extreme outdoor adventure. His solo travels include cage diving with Great Whites in South Africa, glacier hiking in Argentina, bungee jumping in New Zealand, scaling cliffs on via ferrata in Switzerland, drinking beers at Oktoberfest in Munich, bathing elephants in Thailand and trekking Torres del Paine in Chile and Tour du Mont Blanc through France, Italy and Switzerland. Justin lives by the motto, “the adventure you’re ready for is the one you get” and is always ready for his next adventure.