(Founder, Nomadic Matt’s Travel Site)
Matthew Kepnes runs the award winning budget travel site, Nomadic Matt’s Travel Site and has been featured in The New York Times, CNN, The Guardian UK, Lifehacker, and Yahoo! Finance. He is a native of Boston, Mass but he calls the world his home. After a trip to Thailand in 2005, Matt decided to quit his job, finished his MBA, and head off into the world. His original trip was supposed to last a year. Once back, he couldn’t stay and was again 2 months later to explore the world and start his website to inspire others to travel.