Virgi Schiffino is Founder and Private Travel Designer of Lux Voyage. Originally from the Dominican Republic, Virgi grew up in a family of foodies and hoteliers. A born entrepreneur, she started her own culinary business at eighteen, while pursuing her law degree. Virgi went on to obtain a Master’s of Law Degree at Georgetown University and after an extended stint as an international corporate lawyer in New York with thousands of miles of global culinary journeys, she decided to pursue her true passion for food, travel and hospitality.
She and her husband, who is a chef, left the concrete jungle to run her family’s boutique hotel, Casa Bonita Tropical Lodge, an exclusive luxury eco hotel lodge and member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World. Back in the U.S.,Virgi founded Perfect Bite NYC, a food travel concierge dedicated to creating eatineraries – curated culinary experiences all around the world. After four years creating experiences for a sophisticated global clientele, Perfect Bite NYC evolved into the full service private travel concierge that Lux Voyage is today. Virgi lives in Philadelphia, with her husband and two kids.