Travel Blogger. Published Journalist. On-Screen Host.

JackiUeng@hotmail.com – Los Angeles, California, USA


  • OBJECTIVE
    To collaborate with Production Companies, Cable Networks to Produce/Direct a Travel Show or Documentary.
  • To feature my Travel Stories in Print through partnerships with Magazines.
  • Continually partner with Tourism Boards, Public Relations Companies, Hotel Brands and Tour Companies to Promote your Destinations and Experiences.
  • To Inspire Young Individuals, especially Americans, to Travel the World.

EDUCATION
Certified Yoga Instructor – 200 Hour Certification
June 2011Yoga Works Teacher Training – Center For Yoga (CFY), Larchmont, CA

Bachelor of Arts in Cultural Anthropology, Minor in Philosophy
June 2006University of California, Riverside


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Travel Writer/Founder of Bohemian Vagabond Travel Blog
BohemianVagabond.com, Los Angeles, CA

Freelance Published Travel Journalist and Blogger. All published work & blogposts showcased on BohemianVagabond.com. Dozens of published articles on various magazines and popular online blogs. Attend regular press trips around the world to promote tourism.

Partnerships with City/Country Tourism Boards:

  • North America Jordan Tourism Board
  • Israel Ministry of Tourism
  • Loreto, Mexico
  • Samaná, Dominican Republic
  • Conejo Valley, California
  • Catalina Island Company
  • The Gambia Tourism Board
  • Buellton, California
  • Quintana Roo Tourism Board
  • Vermont Tourism Board

Partnerships with Hotel Brands:

  • Bahia Principe Hotel Resorts (Dominican Republic)
  • Hotel D’Angleterre (Copenhagen, Denmark)
  • Kempinski Hotel (Jordan)
  • Hamptons Inn
  • Riu Hotel & Resorts

Partnerships with Airlines/Brands:

  • KLM
  • Heineken

Contributor
Bask Magazine, Newport Beach, CA

    • Contributor to the “BaskCause” section (Charity Column)
    • Interview Charity CEOs, and write articles on their Altruistic work on a Global scale
    • Provide 500-1000 words that publish Quarterly to this Publication that is mailed out to thousands of Businesses and high-end houses throughout Orange County

Aug. 2006 – Present

VP Business Development “Title Rep”
Ticor Title Company (FNF), West LA, CA

    • Outside sales representative for Real Estate, Mortgage, Bank, and Escrow Companies
    • Sales Territory: Beverly Hills, West LA. Specializing in Title Insurance for Commercial & Residential Real Estate Sales/Refinance Transactions
    • Acquisition of new accounts along with management of current accounts and clients
    • Partner with Real Estate Brokers, CPAs & Attorneys (Real Estate, Trust, Probate, Divorce) to establish joint venture partnerships, set up ancillary services and expand client business through Business Development strategies
    • Host sales and training presentations weekly at Real Estate meetings on various hot topics
    • Ranked consistently as a top producer in the LA County operation out of 25 sales representative
    • Insured over a Billions of $ in Real Estate Sales

Sep. 2004 – Sep. 2005Correspondent
NBC Tonight Show, Burbank, CA

    • Brainstormed ideas for potential skits and projects with directors
    • Participation in television segment with comedian Harland Williams “Harland Visits a Chinese Family” which aired in January 2005

SKILLS/LEADERSHIP/NON-PROFIT
Bilingual: English, Mandarin

    • Chapter Leader for Room to Read LA Chapter
    • Acumen Impact Circle Member
    • AREAA (Asian Real Estate Association of America) National Media Reporter, Travel Contributor in the Quarterly Published Magazines.
    • Gamma Phi Beta Sorority – Webmaster/Public Relations Committee
    • UCR Cheerleader 2005
    • “Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music” Level 5 Piano

TV HOST TRAINING CLASSES

  • UCLA Extension: Fundamentals of Reporting, Travel Writing, Documentary Filmmaking Workshop
  • Marki Costello’s TV Hosting Boot Camp & Classes (Cmeg.com)
  • Santa Monica City College: Public Speaking

ON SCREEN CREDITS

  • AREAA Convention Reporter
  • “Credit DVD” Reporter
  • ‘Chinese Ghost Bride’ – “Numb3rs”, CBS
  • “I’m Alive”, Animal Planet
  • “Harland Visits a Chinese Family”, NBC Tonight Show