Editorial Team & Influencer Ambassadors

We are very proud to be working closely with the following growing global group of Luxuria Lifestyle international editorial staff and influencer brand ambassadors.

If you are interested in joining our highly professional team please apply here.

Editorial Team: International

Debbie Stone

Global Editor in Chief

Debbie has been an entrepreneur in the world of business and beauty since the age of seventeen when she launched her own chain of beauty salons and cosmetic clinics looking after celebrity clients from around the world. She loves to travel to luxury resorts.

Brenda Gabriel

UK & Ireland

Brenda is a Publicist & Premium Sales Mentor to high-level entrepreneurs and influencers, who honed her craft at a PR agency with a client roster boating the likes of Meghan Duchess of Sussex, Sir Bob Geldof, and Sir Richard Branson.

Nicole Capper

South Africa

Nicole, Mrs South Africa 2018 is a functional medicine pharmacist, mother, model, presenter, ambassador for Rare Diseases SA and an advocate for women’s rights. Nicole uses her fitness to raise funds and social consciousness for causes close to her heart.

Michael Mwai

East Africa

Michael spends most of his time connecting luxury brands to consumers in East Africa and believes everyone deserves access to the very best premium product and service available.
In his spare time he will be found behind the wheel of a luxury vehicle.

Alfredo Tellechea


Alfredo is a Spanish native currently living in Madrid. His background comes from more than 25 years working in Marketing & Sales for different top Brands and products, and currently is a consultant and marketing professor about luxury markets.

Amber Lauren

Social Media Editor

Amber 27 lives near London and is the social media manager for Luxuria Lifestyle International and also owns her own concierge business, Amber Lauren Concierge. Amber loves luxury travel and reviewing hotels, clubs and restaurants.

Ashley Pearson

Lifestyle Writer

Ashley began her career as a journalist covering politics and international news at NBC London and New York. She now enjoys reporting on the world’s most famous faces and since has covered the Oscars, Golden Globes, BAFTAS and Grammys.

Janine Avery

Guest Writer
South Africa

Raised by a menagerie of artists, creatives, scientists, researchers, biologists and botanists, Cape Town based Janine is a lover of all things travel from basic tenting to luxury lodges. She also loves digital marketing and social media.

Catherine Goldstein

Events and Communications Executive
South Africa

Catherine has a BA honours degree in communications. With a passion for events she believes in creating an authentic and positive experience and relationship with everyone. Based in Johannesburg, she enjoys photography, piano, and being active.

Rapha Zurita

Features Writer

Based in London, Rapha has been working with Luxuria Lifestyle for the last 5 years. He has experienced reviewing some of the finest hotels and restaurants in Europe,
and has a passion for travelling, golf, tennis and photography.

Sarah Nyambura

Events Manager
East Africa

Sarah has a passion for scaling original, authentic products and services to a global reach, especially in the African region. She belives that luxury should be a daily experience and descerning taste is an art to be taught and appreciated in whatever form it comes in.

Dominique Siby

Sales Director

Dominique Siby, was born in the African nation of Gabon and his upbringing and cultural ethnicity have earned him a high profile in the luxury fashion world, creating the highly regarded brand Felio Siby.

George and Ashley

Feature Writers
International, UK & Ireland

George is the founder of luxury design agency Opulo and a strategic partner of Luxuria Lifestyle. Together with his girlfriend Ashley, they use their passion for all things luxury to review experiences across London.

Daniel Matthews

Chief Operating Officer
Los Angeles

Daniel is a passionate executive in the luxury branding industry with a background in media, sales, & marketing. Loves living in Santa Monica California and on his time off Daniel enjoys hunting for classic cars and driving luxury vehicles.

Steph Mwangi

Guest Writer
East Africa

I am a seeker and admirer of the finer things in life and passionate about encouraging people to learn how to appreciate and invest in luxury experiences. This I believe is an important step to their consumption.

Trine Hatzenbuehler

Executive Assistant
Los Angeles

Trine has worked with top luxury brands. She is passionate about hair, makeup, and all beauty products. She is known locally as a top hair and make up designer for celebrities in L.A. and Las Vegas.

Noah Dann

Sales Executive
Los Angeles

Noah is a rare Beverly Hills native. A true aficionado to all things luxury and an expert in the fields of branding, and event coordinating. You can often find Noah in a luxury box at a sporting event or at L.A.’s newest hot spots.

Shanit Beaurline

PR Executive
Los Angeles

Shanti brings over a decade experience in digital marketing and PR. She was at the forefront of influencer marketing and founded a PR agency that developed innovative media tactics to connect influencers with brands.


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Influencer Ambassadors: International

Alp Cirakli


Alp is a Social Media Influencer and blogger who’s worked with more than 100 brands in 2 years and released 2 commercial videos online that went viral with 100K views. He worked with brands such as Michael Kors, Google, Eurovision and many more.

Lucia Musau

East Africa

Lucia is a Luxury PR Consultant. She holds an MBA from USIU - Chandaria Business School, BBA - First Class Hons from Kenya Methodist University and a Certificate in Design Thinking for Innovation from the University of Virginia.

Sara Adank

South Africa

International fashion extraordinaire Sara entered the South African fashion and beauty scene with engaging allure. With her remarkable sense of style and business panache, it is no wonder she has luxury brands like Gucci, Dolce and Gabbana, Dior collaborating with her.

Lynn Forbes

South Africa

Lynn is the epitome of “life begins at 50”. The South African media personality has an unquenchable spirit and lives life to the fullest. An Inspirational and Lifestyle influencer, she has developed long-term partnerships with age-positive, lifestyle brands. Lynn enjoys travel and adventure

Pinky Ghelani

East Africa

Pinky is known for her sense of style and for being in the fashion industry as a model and supporter of African fashion for a while. Her recent endeavors include lobbying for refugees as a UNHCR ambassador and is often called upon to be the face of brands.

Iman Mueke

East Africa

An award-winning film producer, commercial model, PR & Communications Manager, Mentor, Entrepreneur are some of the few hats she wears. Iman makes things happen infusing those around her with energy that empowers them to dream big.

Nicole Capper

South Africa

Nicole, Mrs South Africa 2018 is a functional medicine pharmacist, mother, model, presenter, ambassador for Rare Diseases SA and an advocate for women’s rights. Nicole uses her fitness to raise funds and social consciousness for causes close to her heart.

Rene Byrd


Rene Byrd's first passion is music, she has performed all around the world and is well known for her angelic and soulful voice. As a celebrity she is regularly invited numerous glamorous events in the fashion, beauty and lifestyle world.

Remmy Majala

East Africa

Remmy is a broadcast journalist with nine years of experience in news production, entertainment reporting and breakfast television hosting formerly with the National Kenyan television station, K24 in Nairobi. Her interests includemusic, fashion and Art.

Candice Abrahams

South Africa

A model who was crowned Mrs World 2016 in China, after she won the Mrs South Africa title. Candice is a fashion and lifestyle influencer, and founder of NPO -The Candice Abrahams Foundation, this creates positive change for destitute women and children.

Jessica Ruth Patterson

United Kingdom

Jessica is a self made CEO of top PR agency JPR Media Group and they pack a punch. She loves to travel, eat delicious food and relax at gorgeous spas. She's into her sexy boyfriend, working out and watching hysterical political commentary.

Kyle Clark

South Africa

Kyle Clark, 28, Social media visionary & Fashion Trendsetter. Former radio presenter & aspiring Tv Presenter. Network Marketing Professional & Travelpenuer. Kyle Clark is 2019’s person to watch for the year.

Nicole Beswick

South Africa

Beauty and brains personified, Nicole is an Actress, TV Presenter and Celebrity Boxing Champion living in Johannesburg, with a passion for action, speed, fitness.. She believes that “Life is either a great adventure, or nothing at all!”.

Xavier Saer

South Africa

Xavier Saer is living his dreams. An internationally acclaimed photographer, published author, recording artist and SAMA nominated songwriter, model and traveler, he spends his life leaving a legacy everywhere he goes. Xavier may be defined as a modern Renaissance man.

Kui & Kanancie

East Africa & California

Travel et Vogue was created simply to share fashionable and luxury travel experiences and tips with its audience. Ran by Kui and Kanancie, their love for traveling in style and desire to share their escapades is what inspired them to blog together.

Catherine Karsas

United Kingdom

Born in South Africa, raised in Greece and now based in London, Cathy is an explorer of all cultures, flavours and arts. Her passions have led her to graduate with a Masters in Architecture and establish her lifestyle blog.

Nirupama Belliappa


Nirupama is a Canadian Indian multi-instrumentalist, features journalist and TV presenter and producer. A Classically trained pianist, her repertoire also includes the flute and the concert harp.

Jessica Chapman

United Kingdom

Jessica is 27 years young and based in the UK. A Digital Account Manager by day, a food, fashion, lifestyle blogger by night with an eye for luxury. She enjoys cooking, meeting new people, travelling to exotic destinations and discovering new restaurants and destinations.

Sophia Sellwood


Sophia has a BA Hons in Fashion and thoroughly enjoys working in the industry. She is an enthusiast for fashion, fitness, travel, events and all things luxurious in life. Sophia has launched her blog and is looking forward to a successful year.

Jo Freeman


Jo is a leading UK makeup artist and Beauty & Lifestyle Blogger / Influencer based in London. She has over 10 years of experience as a Makeup Artist in Editorial , Media and Celebrity Makeup and has a wealth of beauty knowledge.

Lewis Andrews


Lewis is a self made filmmaker and founder for his production company, Wonderfilm Pictures. Seeing the world through the eyes of a camera, he notes his day to day observations like movie scenes. He loves his smoking hot girlfriend, the gym and to travel.

Chloe Tyler


Chloe is an undergraduate sports therapist and director of her own business Flex Massage Ltd. She is an aspiring model and social influencer, gym enthusiast and loves to travel to experience the world of travel.

Cresta Okonkwo

United Kingdom

Cresta is currently studying Politics & International Relations in London. Since the age of 4, she has had a passion for dance. She loves blogging and is excited to be a part of the LL team.

Aliya Sherif

UK, Ireland & International

Aliya is a highly motivated individual who exceeds every target given to her, she has a passion for fashion as well as health and fitness, Aliya has a keen eye for luxury products as well as food! In her spare time she loves going to the gym and shopping.