I am a 2022 Southern California Journalism Awards Finalist!

I am a 2022 Southern California Journalism Awards Finalist!

Thank you Los Angeles Press Club and Southern California Journalism Awards! I am honored to be a finalist for Book Critic! 2022 Finalist: 64th annual Southern California Journalism Awards B13. CRITICISM OF BOOKS FINALISTS: Lisa Niver, Thrive Global John Freeman, Alta Journal M.G. Lord, Los Angeles Times David L. Ulin, Alta Journal Chris Willman, Variety … Continued

Why Didn’t We Watch the Olympics This Year?

Several weeks ago, a friend of mine asked me about the Olympics, being held in Beijing, China. As someone who lived in Beijing for 4 years, I was both intrigued and confused at the fact that I was barely aware the Olympics were even taking place. I’d like to explore why I, and some of … Continued

Niver In PRINT: Blog Bytes January 2022 Jewish Journal

Thank you to the Jewish Journal for publishing me online for over a decade. Since they resumed print publication in Fall 2021, I have been in the Blog Bytes section more than sixteen times! Here are the three issues that I was in during January 2022: Jewish Journal Jan 7, 2022: p.30 From my article, … Continued

THANK YOU NAEJ Awards! I am a 2x Finalist

Thank you for all of your support! I am a two-time finalist for the 14th annual 2021 National Arts and Entertainment Journalism (NAEJ) Awards! Please find my two nominated stories below. Thank you to the Los Angeles Press Club and Diana Ljungaeus, Executive Director! F18. Commentary Diversity/Gender * Lisa Niver, Jewish Journal, “The Gift of Kindness: 2020, … Continued

WIRED: Shopping? Macy’s is a retailer getting it RIGHT!

Thank you to my editor, Alan Henry, and Wired for publishing my article: “Move Over Amazon. Other Retailers Are Catching Up. Not only are orders and returns easier than ever, today’s best retail apps also offer loyalty programs with discounts and rewards.” DURING THE HEIGHT of the Covid-19 pandemic, with dressing rooms closed and events canceled, … Continued

Penn Homecoming 2021 at AKA Rittenhouse Square

The best part of going to the University of Pennsylvania was the lifelong friends I made. We stayed together for homecoming in Nov 2021 at AKA Rittenhouse Square. It is luxurious with a perfect location. We went across the street to The Love restaurant and walked to campus for the football game. I spoke at … Continued

Fairmont Century Plaza joins the Family!

Which is your favorite Fairmont? I visited the brand new Fairmont Century Plaza in Century City–it is stunning and waiting for you! Did you know that this hotel is on the former backlot of 20th Century Fox Studios? “Fairmont Century Plaza has a long history as a cultural epicenter. Originally deemed “The Hotel of the … Continued

WINNER & WIRED: Niver’s News: Oct 2021

Oct News 2021 with Lisa Niver & We Said Go Travel: October was definitely ROCK-TOBER for me! I won third place at the Southern California Journalism Awards for technology reporting! I went to Toronto, Canada to celebrate my birthday AND my first article for WIRED went live! Thank you to David and the team at the … Continued

Two-Time Finalist: Niver’s News: Sept 2021

Sept News 2021 with Lisa Niver & We Said Go Travel: Thank you to the Southern California Journalism Awards! I am honored to be a finalist for technology reporting as well as book criticism. The awards ceremony is Oct 16, so please cross your fingers that I win as a present for my birthday (Oct 18!). … Continued

Viva Puerto Rico: Niver’s News: Aug 2021

Aug News 2021 with Lisa Niver & We Said Go Travel: Thank you to Discover Puerto Rico, Distrito T-Mobile, T-Mobile and Ketchum for inviting me to the grand opening party in San Juan Puerto Rico on August 14, 2021. See all the videos from our adventures here. Are you looking for a sun-kissed Caribbean paradise with … Continued

We Said Go Travel

We Said Go Travel