Victoria founded the agency in 1992 and has more than 25 years experience in the luxury hospitality and tourism industry. Prior to founding VKPR, she served as the director of public relations for the Bel-Air Hotel Company and The Biltmore, Los Angeles. As president, Victoria continues to represent a select list of unique luxury resorts, hotels and destinations around the world. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Art History and English Literature from Hollins College , Virginia , and the University of London, England. Victoria is a native of Pittsburgh , Pennsylvania , and now resides in Santa Monica , California. Whether at home or traveling to the far corners of the world, Victoria always finds time for her true passion for sports, health and wellness. A dedicated Francophile, Victoria considers Paris her second home.