Press Kit

TRAVEL     *     INSPIRATION     *     ADVENTURE     *     FAMILY

We're interested in you. You're interested in us. So far, so good. 

 

Social Feeds

We have a solid social tribe. We run about 30-45% engagement on IG. And our Hawaii travel video had a reach of over 150K on FB. When we highlight our adventures, on social, people follow.

 

You'll get noticed.

Previous destinations

We've traveled internationally to Aruba, Greece, Italy, and Croatia. Stateside travel includes: Clearwater Beach, Panama City Beach, San Diego, Kingman, Wausau, Nashville, Oahu and more!   

 

We've got travel cred.

Previous Partnerships

Attractions: Tampa MOSI, Dollywood, Legoland, Clearwater Marine Aquarium, Ripleys, Biltmore, GulfQuest Museum

CVBs: Pigeon Forge, Charleston, Largo, Asheville, Bowling Green, Cincinnati, Gulf Shores, and more

Hotels/Resorts: Stoney Creek Hotels, Inn on the River, DoubleTree Biltmore, Wyndham, Westin Cincinnati

Corporate/Blogger: Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Dove, TravelingMom.com, Kia Motors

Endorsements

"You did a wonderful job...you and your family really understood our facility and our mission!" PR and Web, Clearwater Marine Aquarium

"Y’all are among my personal faves in the blogger-sphere …We will most definitely find a way to work with y’all again!" PR Manager, Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism

Endorsements

"You are very good at what you do and I even more respect your doing it as a family." Director of Sales & Marketing, Stoney Creek Hotels

"Samantha and her family were an absolute pleasure to host...They were easy to work with and very laid back. They followed the suggested itinerary and posted beautiful images on social media. Samantha's follow-up postcard is a brilliant idea and the results of the entire campaign are exactly what DMOs need for their PR and Marketing reports. Would welcome you back anytime!" PR Director, Bowling Green CVB

 

Need more stats?

January 2017, Asheville Press Trip Results, higher res available for emailing/printing

January 2017, Asheville Press Trip Results, higher res available for emailing/printing

Here is a sample of results from a previous press trip (January 2017).

Where: Asheville, NC, 3 day hosted trip

Contact: Landis Taylor, PR, Asheville CVB

Destination provided:

  • Itinerary
  • Attraction tickets (for 2 adults/2 children) 
  • Meals
  • Serafina Books for children
  • Double-Tree Biltmore provided accommodations.

ThoseCrazyNelsons provided: 

  • Input on itinerary
  • 2 story features, within 30 days of trip, featuring 9 local business or attractions
  • 13 Instagram photos (averaging 900+ likes), 15 Twitter posts, 9 FB posts
  • Press trip results and stats 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 2017, Gulf Shores Press Trip Results, higher res available for emailing/printing

March 2017, Gulf Shores Press Trip Results, higher res available for emailing/printing

 

 

 

 

 

Here is a sample of results from a previous press trip (March 2017).

Where: Gulf Shores & Orange Beach, 4 day hosted trip

Contact: Kay Maghan, PR Manager, Gulf Shores & Orange Beach CVB

Destination provided:

  • Itinerary
  • Attraction tickets 
  • Pre-paid Visa card to cover meals
  • Beachfront 2 bedroom condo 
  • A lunch meeting with PR representatives

ThoseCrazyNelsons provided: 

  • Input on itinerary
  • 2 story features, within 30 days of trip
  • 11 Instagram photos (with 1000+ likes), multiple IG stories averaging 200 views each, 25 Twitter posts, 12 FB posts (reaching over 40K people and 14+ shares)
  • 60-second video itinerary
  • Press trip results and stats

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Social Influence

As of May 2017,

  • Instagram:  11.2K followers, with 900+ likes per image
  • Facebook:  600+ followers
  • Twitter: 1400+ followers
  • Pinterest: 500+ followers

 

 

Sample Destination Features

 

Read a few of our travel guides here. 

 

Our best work highlights your company and informs our readers! Looking forward to partnering with you. - -Those Crazy Nelsons