Alison Beckner is an American born serendipiter with over 15 years experience in the fashion and lifestyle industries in Paris and greater Europe.
She has worked as an editor, publicist, agent, manager, producer and in sales and marketing.
This professional trajectory, combined with her passion for fitness, health, travel, nutrition and meditation, result in a genuine understanding and appreciation of contemporary cultural trends and consumer behaviors.
Alison is the founder of Scout Consulting, an agency specialized in lifestyle programs, brand development, transformational travel and mind/body talent representation.
As an editor, Alison contributes to Vogue.com, Condé Nast Traveler, Travel+Leisure, Dapper Dan magazine, Lula magazine, Grazia France, Grazia.it, W magazine and Women's Wear Daily. (Examples of recent work here.) She also conducts ethnographic research and copywriting for a diverse group of lifestyle brands. In November 2016, Alison co-founded Inside/Out, France's first online platform for female empowerment through sports, health and wellness. Inside/Out's mission is to foster and encourage community, creativity and movement on a global level. Alison is currently based between Paris, Mexico and New York.