Erica Firpo is a freelance journalist and social media strategist living in Rome, Italy. She’s contributing editor for Fathom , correspondent for Forbes Travel, BBC Travel’s Rome BBC Localite and ANSA in English, and hosts a travel blog on Huffington Post. Erica is a regular contribution to publications including Wired Italia, AFAR, New York Times Travel, BBC Travel, Yahoo Travel, BrowsingItaly and Travel + Leisure, and Discovery Magazine.
Along with pen and paper, Erica combines a variety of social media platforms to create dynamic storytelling. She has worked on social media campaigns for Unipol Banca, Unicredit, Lavazza and AlmaBologna . Additionally, she provides social media consulting for organizations such as American Institute of Roman Culture, and speaks about social media in workshops and conferences (English/Italian).
Member of Italy’s Ordine dei Giornalisti.