Alison Beckner is an American born serendipiter with over 15 years experience in the international fashion, luxury and lifestyle industries.
She has worked as an editor, publicist, agent, manager, producer and in sales and marketing.
In 2013, Alison founded Scout Consulting, a trailblazing agency specialized in Communications Strategy, Branding, Mind/Body Talent and Experiential Programming.
In 2016, Alison co-founded Inside/Out Women, a Franco-American media, creative consulting agency and community dedicated to empowerment through sports and wellness.
As an editor, Alison is the Editorial Director of Human Shift and contributes to Vogue.com, Condé Nast Traveler, Well+Good, The Chill Times, Travel+Leisure, Dapper Dan magazine, Lula magazine, Grazia France, Grazia.it, W magazine and Women's Wear Daily. (Examples of recent work here and here.) She also conducts ethnographic research and copywriting for a diverse group of lifestyle brands.
Overall, Alison's professional trajectory combined with a passion for empowerment, wellness and traveling differently result in an extensive understanding of contemporary cultural trends and consumer behaviors. You can currently find her somewhere between Paris, Mexico and Los Angeles.