Gary Leff’s ViewFromTheWing.com blog, which he’s written since 2002, is visited millions times each month. Gary also co-founded InsideFlyer.com, a community of over 150,000 members where frequent flyers meet and learn to improve their travel.
He is Chair of Nominations and emcee for the Freddie Awards, which recognizes the best in airline, hotel, and credit card loyalty programs through the votes of more than 4 million consumers each year. Gary was named one of the world’s top travel specialists by Conde’ Nast Traveler for his award booking service, BookYourAward.com (2010-Present).
He’s been called an “Air Genius” and “an airline industry brainiac, who you might think of as the Nate Silver of his domain.” He has also been called “sagacious” by legendary business travel writer Joe Brancatelli and “the godfather of the [frequent flyer] hobby” in Rolling Stone. Gary has been named one of the world’s top travel specialists by Conde Nast for his award booking service, BookYourAward.com (2010-Present).