Lauren Goldblum

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Nashville, TN
Pepperdine University
Travel Guides, International Destinations, Maintaining Health & Wellness While Traveling
  • Lauren studied abroad in Florence, Italy, during her junior year of college while traveling extensively throughout various European countries.
  • Her passion for cultural immersion and exploring the diverse beauty of Europe shaped her passion for travel-based writing.
  • While living in San Diego, CA, she traveled throughout the Southern California region, interviewing influential figures and filming digital campaigns for local food and beverage and hospitality brands.


Lauren possesses a strong foundation in editorial content and social media media marketing. Her passion for creating compelling digital content began when she was a multimedia journalist for Pepperdine Graphic Media. There, she highlighted breaking news as well as trending lifestyle and travel content. In 2023, Lauren launched her freelancing business and began working with several publications, including Explore and Locale, a social media magazine based in Newport Beach, CA, that partners with luxury lifestyle and hospitality brands. In addition to writing several of Locale's digital stories, she is an editorial assistant who helps with branded campaigns and marketing strategies.


Lauren obtained her bachelor's degree from Pepperdine University where she studied at the university's Malibu and Florence campuses. She graduated with honors in the Spring of 2023.
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