AND THE WINNER is: Lisa Niver for NAEJ Book Critic!


Thank you National Arts and Entertainment Journalism Awards! I am honored to win 2nd place as BOOK CRITIC!

Thank you Los Angeles Press Club!

Thank you to my editors at Ms. Magazine: Roxy Szal and Carmen Rios. Thank you to Glennon Doyle for Untamed.

Thank you to my editor at Wharton Magazine: Richard Rys. Thank you Simon Sinek for The Infinite Game!

Wharton Magazine by Lisa Niver about Simon Sinek

Thank you to The Pennsylvania Gazette for their tweet and Facebook congratulations:

See it on Facebook:

More of my Awards? CLICK HERE!

2020: National Arts and Entertainment Journalism Awards Winner for Book Critic

2020: Southern California Journalism Awards Winner: Print Magazine Feature: Hemispheres Magazine for United Airlines, “Painter by the Numbers, Rembrandt” Finalist for: Online Journalist of the Year, Activism Journalism, Educational Reporting, Broadcast Lifestyle Feature

2019: National Arts and Entertainment Journalism Awards Winner: Soft News Feature for Film/TV: KTLA TV Oscars Countdown to Gold with Lisa Niver Finalist for: Soft News, Business/Music/Tech/Art

2019: Southern California Journalism Awards  Finalist: Broadcast Television Lifestyle Segment: Ogden Ski Getaway

2018: Southern California Journalism Awards Finalist: Science/Technology Reporting, Travel Reporting, Personality Profile

2017: Southern California Journalism Awards  Winner: Print Column “A journey to freedom over three Passovers” Finalist for: Travel Reporting.

Lisa Ellen Niver

Lisa Niver is an award-winning travel expert who has explored 102 countries on six continents. This University of Pennsylvania graduate sailed across the seas for seven years with Princess Cruises, Royal Caribbean, and Renaissance Cruises and spent three years backpacking across Asia. Discover her articles in publications from AARP: The Magazine and AAA Explorer to WIRED and Wharton Magazine, as well as her site WeSaidGoTravel. On her award nominated global podcast, Make Your Own Map, Niver has interviewed Deepak Chopra, Olympic medalists, and numerous bestselling authors, and as a journalist has been invited to both the Oscars and the United Nations. For her print and digital stories as well as her television segments, she has been awarded three Southern California Journalism Awards and two National Arts and Entertainment Journalism Awards and been a finalist twenty-two times. Named a #3 travel influencer for 2023, Niver talks travel on broadcast television at KTLA TV Los Angeles, her YouTube channel with over 2 million views, and in her memoir, Brave-ish, One Breakup, Six Continents and Feeling Fearless After Fifty.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

We Said Go Travel