Linda Petrie has over 25 years of expertise in the hotel, travel and luxury lifestyle communications industry, spanning a career in the U.K., U.A.E. and Asia. Petrie established her career at PRCo, the leading international travel public relations agency, where she worked for 23 years beginning as the first employee and ultimately holding the position of Managing Director of the London and Dubai offices. During this time, Petrie managed and coordinated international PR campaigns for many of the world’s leading luxury travel and hotel brands, including Abercrombie & Kent, Sofitel Luxury Hotels, Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts, Design Hotels, Raffles Hotels & Resorts, Swire Hotels, The Mustique Company, Sandals Resorts and Explora Chile, among others.
Born in Singapore and raised in Bangkok and Hong Kong, Linda returned home to the energy of Asia in 2010 with her family to set up Petrie PR Asia, her own niche boutique luxury lifestyle, travel, property and arts communications agency, with offices established in Hong Kong, Singapore and Jakarta also extending to Mainland China, Taiwan and Malaysia. Today, as Founder and Managing Director, she brings together a team of talented and creative individuals representing a portfolio of the most prominent and innovative leaders in luxury lifestyle, travel, architecture, property and the arts from all corners of the globe.