Expedition Strategist / Writer
Justin Baron Fornal is an internationally recognized explorer, filmmaker and writer. Fornal is a regular contributor to National Geographic and Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown. He has led expeditions in more than 20 countries. Fornal’s specialty is showcasing culture and cuisine. He has produced 40 episodes of the Emmy award winning series Bronx Flavor and went on to create and executive produce The Culinary Adventures of Baron Ambrosia for the Food Network and Cooking Channel. Last year Fornal led an expedition through Oaxaca, Mexico, documenting indigenous textiles. His article about future tourism in Oaxaca, Mexico, will be featured in National Geographic Travel’s Best In the World issue. Fornal currently creates content for National Geographic Studios and VICE Media.