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About Susan Kime

Susan Kime's career combines publishing, editorial, and PR/Media Relations. She was the Destination Club/Fractional Update Editor for Elite Traveler, and senior club news correspondent for The Robb Report's Vacation Homes. Her work has been published in Stratos, Luxury Living, European CEO, The London Telegraph, Caviar Affair, and ARDA Developments, and Luxist/AOL. She was the Editor-in-Chief of Travel Connoisseur, a high end magazine with a focus on the evolution of the private residence and destination club industries, until its closure in November 2008. In 2009, Susan served as the Content Editor for FraxFinder.com, writing travel club guides, and all forms of Destination Club, Private Residence Club and high end fractional news. Susan has done PR and content marketing consultation for Luxury Real Estate.com, the Weybridge Collection, Solstice, Charaf & Co., and Spring Creek Partners. She was chosen as one of the five best Luxury journalists of 2011 by the website Luxury Hub.com. Susan is regularily featured as a speaker at The Ragatz Luxury Fractional Interest Conference, and has covered, for many years, the American Express Luxury Summit. Susan lives in beautiful Logan, Utah with her husband and Beagle. Online at Google + and Twitter.
Drivable Art: A Conversation with Jonathan Ward, CEO of ICON 4x4

Drivable Art: A Conversation with Jonathan Ward, CEO of ICON 4×4

Jonathan Ward’s work is unusual, expensive and his products are not for everyone. It is also certain that not everyone remembers with great affection, the… [Read More]

A Grand Renovation Transforms A Grand Hotel: The Ritz-Carlton San Francisco

A Grand Renovation Transforms A Grand Hotel: The Ritz-Carlton San Francisco

Situated within San Francisco’s luxury enclave of Nob Hill, The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco – a neo-classic landmark for 105 years – completed its multi-phase transformative… [Read More]

The Collector’s Instinct: A Thought Leaders Interview with William Rau, Third Generation CEO of M.S. Rau Antiques

The Collector’s Instinct: A Thought Leaders Interview with William Rau, Third Generation CEO of M.S. Rau Antiques

William Rau is the CEO of M.S. Rau Antiques, a renowned New Orleans company that has been in business for 101 years. His grandfather began… [Read More]

The Road Not Taken: An Interview With Matthew Robertson, Founder, Momentum Adventure

The Road Not Taken: An Interview With Matthew Robertson, Founder, Momentum Adventure

Matthew Robertson is founder of Momentum Adventure, a high end, boutique company specializing in luxury adventure travel. He usually is on the road not taken,… [Read More]

The Gift of Family-Friendly: 72 Hours at The Grand Del Mar

The Gift of Family-Friendly: 72 Hours at The Grand Del Mar

I was going again, but this time, with family. And the experience of family, three generations worth at the Grand Del Mar in Del Mar,… [Read More]

A Carnivore Conversation: Debbie Rocker And Shelly Youree, Artisanal Meat Concierges, Founders Of Rare Gourmet Meats

A Carnivore Conversation: Debbie Rocker And Shelly Youree, Artisanal Meat Concierges, Founders Of Rare Gourmet Meats

Pursuitist traveled on her first food sourcing trip about a year ago, which included many Park City celebrity chefs and sous chefs. We went to… [Read More]

Considering The Porsche Design Tower: From Sky Garages To Man Caves

Considering The Porsche Design Tower: From Sky Garages To Man Caves

At first glance, it looks like another substantial Sunny Isles Florida high-rise, but the Porsche Design Tower has architectural design plumage unlike any other high… [Read More]

The Thief Hotel, Oslo, Norway

The Thief Hotel, Oslo, Norway

Few hotels these days have as disruptive a name as The Thief. But its unusual name is an authentic part of its DNA: it is… [Read More]

Watch On The Rhine: Pursuitist Sails On An AMA Waterways Wine-Themed Cruise

Watch On The Rhine: Pursuitist Sails On An AMA Waterways Wine-Themed Cruise

Of all the great river cruises I have taken, this AMA Waterways Wine-Themed Cruise was a first on many levels.The first first was I… [Read More]

Norway, Light And Dark

Norway, Light And Dark

It is a late, long July afternoon of this Norwegian summer. The light fades, but does not die completely. Here in Southern Norway, at 11:45PM,… [Read More]