Contributor Profile

Aashi Vel

Job TitleCo-Owner & Co-Founder



Aashi Vel is the co-founder and CEO of Traveling Spoon, a company that is changing the future of travel by creating meaningful travel experiences. Traveling Spoon connects travelers with private, authentic food experiences in people's homes around the world. The company has been featured in the New York Times and Forbes as the future of culinary tourism. Most importantly, the company has meaningful impact, not only on travelers but also on their hosts that are enabled to become micro-entrepreneurs, earning an income doing what they love. A former industrial designer and patent holder, Aashi received her MBA from the University of California- Berkeley.

Conference Sessions

  • The Latest Trends in Gastro Tourism: The Americas

    Monday12:00 - 12:454 Nov 2019
    Americas Inspiration Zone

    What’s new with food tourism in the Americas, 2019? In this session, we will be speaking to three industry leaders whose businesses cater specifically to food-a...

    • Language: English