Brian Kelly is the founder and CEO of The Points Guy (TPG), the digital platform renowned worldwide for all points, miles and travel related tips. Kelly launched TPG in 2010 during his time as a Wall Street road warrior, where he developed his keen sense for maximizing travel experiences while minimizing spending. Since then, the company has grown into a powerhouse travel and lifestyle media platform with a team of distinguished editors and freelancers spanning the globe. With Kelly at the helm, TPG’s audience has doubled every year since the launch, expanding its editorial content to include flight and hotel reviews, curated travel guides, immersive video reviews as well as global event activations. Today, TPG has a dedicated fan base, receiving 4.7 million unique monthly visitors and more than 2.1 million followers on social media.
Through Kelly’s vision of using travel as a force for good, TPG expanded into philanthropic efforts with its nonprofit arm, Points for Peace (PFP). The organization connects people to social impact through a shared love of travel, partnering with like-minded philanthropic organizations that bring positive change to groups, communities and individuals around the world. Kelly also serves as a Global Ambassador for the PeaceJam organization.