Alexa Matthews is a born and raised New Yorker, a professional eater and the founder of @EatingNYC, a food-focused brand that covers restaurants, travel, fitness and luxury lifestyle around the world. Founded in 2014, @EatingNYC has quickly become one of the most influential digital brands in New York, boasting over 300,000 followers on Instagram alone.
Alexa has a background in hospitality with an expertise in social media and communications. Her unique position as both a hospitality professional and as an influencer sets her apart and her keen understanding of the industry has been essential to her success when working with brands across different sectors.
Alexa was listed as one of the top 30 people in food by AdWeek in 2016 and has been featured by CNNMoney, Wall Street Journal, Cosmopolitan and Zagat, amongst others.