Jane Ko (commonly known as Koko) is the Austin food blogger behind A Taste of Koko®, Austin’s top food and travel blog, and has been blogging since 2010. A Taste of Koko features the hottest restaurants and weekend getaways and is the official restaurant expert for Visit Austin TX.
A Taste of Koko has been voted best local blogger in Austin by the Austin Chronicle and Disruptor of 2020 by Austin Woman Magazine.
Koko is the author of Koko’s Guide To Austin, a pocket-sized guidebook on Austin Texas, that is sold in 40+ locations in Austin and has reached #1 best seller in Texas books on Amazon.com! Also the author of Koko’s Guide To Fredericksburg, Texas.
Koko has been a speaker at South by Southwest (SXSW), Texas Conference for Women, BlogHer, BlogHer Food, The Hustle 2X, University of Texas Austin, Google, and Whole Foods Global on entrepreneurship and social media. She also hosted the largest food crawl in Austin during SXSW 2014 with over 20,000 participants.
Launched in 2010, A Taste of Koko has been featured in O Magazine, InStyle Magazine, OWN TV Network, Austin American-Statesman, Austin Monthly, Austin Woman Magazine, KXAN, Travel Channel, The Everygirl, and more.
A Taste of Koko has partnered with IKEA, Target, Uber, KitchenAid, AT&T, Carnival Cruise Line, Booking.com, PayPal, Lenovo, and more. See the full list of brand partnerships on the contact page. Collaborations include restaurant coverage, easy recipes, DIY projects for the home and how-tos, easy home entertaining, weekend getaways, and travel.
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