Matt Hannafin is a writer, editor, and musician based in Portland, Oregon. Author of feature stories, travel guidebooks, blogs, columns, and thought leadership reports, he’s written on topics ranging from speed traps and cruise ships to minimalist art, risk management, and the world financial crisis. His clients have included global finance and consulting firms, congressional candidates, UN agencies, and major print publishers. In 2010, he was honored with an SATW Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism award. www.matthannafin.com.