Award winning healthy, special diet and green living and travel expert, cookbook author, media spokesperson, holistic nutritionist, vegan chef and television personality, Carolyn Scott-Hamilton is a respected figure in the world of healthy lifestyle as well as special diet cooking and nutrition. With a highly acclaimed cookbook and travel show to her credit, Carolyn has traveled the world for her show, site and brand as well as to offer her services as a health and nutrition expert, recipe developer, writer, speaker, consultant and media spokesperson. She is frequently quoted in national media and regularly appears on television and radio programs sharing healthy recipes, travel tips and all things healthy, green and happy living. Additionally, she works in both English and Spanish as she is bilingual being of Colombian decent.
Carolyn Scott-Hamilton just celebrated her 14th year as a vegan as well as an entrepreneur. After graduating in 1998 from the University of Miami with an AA in Microbiology (1st 2 years on the medical track), a BS in Communications (Film), a BA in Theatre Performance, Carolyn moved to Los Angeles to start her own production company.
After a few short months, Carolyn stumbled upon a book that would change her path forever. Reading Fit For Life as a means to get in LA shape after years of struggling with her weight, she opted to switch to a plant based diet. In order to do it properly and knowledgeably, she went on to receive her masters in holistic nutrition, attended prestigious culinary programs and got a head start on her PhD in naturopathic medicine, all while successfully running her full service Lifestyle and Entertainment PR, Branding and Event Planning firm, Ineventions.
Having worked in tv development and with the addition of the production branch of her company, Carolyn decided to combine her many passions – travel, healthy food and film. The Healthy Voyager show was born in 2005 in order to be an entertaining resource for people like her, that found traveling difficult due to dietary restrictions as well as for those who wanted to keep healthy, green and fit while away from home. As of 2006, she has traveled and dined healthily and harmoniously with her husband of opposing gastronomic taste, all while documenting it all on film for the Healthy Voyager Web Series and growing the Healthy Voyager brand. While travel is still very much the flagship of the brand, The Healthy Voyager is a one-stop-shop for all things healthy and green living from travel and recipes to fashion and relationships, parenthood to health and green news and everything in between. The award winning web series have a number of show topics, the radio show connects with leaders and celebrities in the healthy and green world and the site is a wealth of information that can be found in articles, directories, giveaways and more, with many new and exciting projects and products launching regularly. Carolyn first cookbook, The Healthy Voyager’s Global Kitchen, launched in January of 2012.
From developing recipes for brands to creating unique content and programs for theme parks, Carolyn aims to bring health and wellness to all aspects of entertainment and lifestyles in both English as well as Spanish. Some of her projects and consulting clients include working with Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Unite, PG&E, Knott’s Berry Farm, Hyatt, NACUFS (National Association of College and University Food Service) and many others.
Carolyn is the executive producer, creator, host and writer of The Healthy Voyager web series & radio show, site and overall brand. A well respected expert in the fields of travel, health, green living and the culinary arts, Carolyn is frequently a guest on national media, both print and tv, on outlets such as USA Today, CNN, NBC News, The Better Show, The Discovery Channel and Martha Stewart, just to name a few (click here for press page). She is also regular contributor to the Huffington Post and Yahoo as well as many local news and online outlets, making The Healthy Voyager is the “Go-To” source for all things healthy and green living and travel. Carolyn has impressive social media traction, building almost 1 million monthly followers for foodbabe.com and even garnering attention from the White House and entreprenurial leaders such as Sir Richard Branson. Additionally, Carolyn is a sought after speaker at notable national conventions, expos, conferences, schools, corporate businesses and festivals. A holistic nutritionist, vegan chef, best selling cookbook author, film making, screen writing, traveling, singing, dancing, fun-loving, healthy & green living wife, The Healthy Voyager aims to help people live well, one veggie at a time!