To bring each issue to life, we're introducing EIGHTY Live at &co., a monthly fireside chat series featuring local luminaries.
Entering the travel space for your line of work is not always as cool as you might think. After all, work is work no matter the industry you're in. But the perks for working in travel are often as incredible as travel itself.

Following the release of The Escape Issue, we've invited Jeremy Viray, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group's Director of Communications, to tell us what makes working in travel a very attractive choice for young professionals and how he transformed his interest in travel into his livelihood. 

Have your pen and paper handy for insider tips and travel hacks like why you need to turn on "Private Browsing" when searching for cheap flights online and how to pack light. 

Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016
Time: 6:30 - 8:30
Where: &co, 201 Montgomery St., 2nd Fl., Jersey City, NJ 07302

6:30 pm Doors open | Refreshments available (complimentary wine; yummy Portuguese petiscos available for purchase from BROA)
7:00 pm One-on-one chat (runs 40-60 minutes)
7:40 Audience Q&A
8:00 Show & Tell
8:10 Mingle and hang
About Jeremy Viray
Jeremy Viray leads the brand strategy and public relations efforts for Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group in The Americas. As Regional Director of Communications, he drives awareness and visibility to all hotel projects, which include the Group’s new openings, innovative restaurants and award-winning spa concepts. Prior to Mandarin Oriental, Jeremy served as Media Relations Manager at the Netherlands Board of Tourism and Conventions and Public Relations Executive at VisitBritain. A proud resident of Jersey City, Jeremy was raised in the suburbs of Philadelphia and graduated Summa Cum Laude from Temple University.

About &co
Located on the second floor of Charles & Co., &co is Jersey City's premiere social and cultural workplace. Designed for the passionate and productive, &co is a place where people can dream bigger, work better, and imagine more.


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