The Hebro Travel Team
Jayson Littman, Tour Director
Jayson is the founder and owner of Hebro Nightlife and Hebro Travel. Hebro Nightlife launched in 2008 as a party line in NYC for gay Jews and has since grown as a global brand attracting over 1,000 gay Jews and the men who love love them at Hebro events.
Hebro Travel launched in 2012 with its first trip to Berlin, Germany and a 2014 Israel & Tel Aviv Pride trip. For 2015, Hebro has an Israel & Tel Aviv Pride Trip, a Poland & Prague Pride Trip and a Hebro National Destination Party Weekend in Florida planned. Jayson travels with each of his groups as the Tour Director.
Russell Lord, Israel Logistics Coordinator
Russell went on a summer trip in 1981 from his native New York to Israel - and never went back. Russell has worked in Israel tourism since 1983 and took part in Tel Aviv's first Pride events in the 1990's. Russell is an active member of the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association and was awarded the "Pioneer in Tourism" award in 2012 for his work in promoting LGBT tourism in the Middle East. Russell is responsible for all ground logistics for Hebro's Israel & Tel Aviv Pride and currently lives in Tel Aviv with his husband, Avi.
Yonatan Kohn, Tour Guide - Israel
Yonatan was born and raised in the Washington DC area. He made his first visit to Israel at age 17, and after graduating from high school, lived on a kibbutz studying Hebrew and immersing himself in Israeli culture. In 1986, Yonatan studied at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Returning to the US, he completed his BA at the University of Maryland, and immigrated to Israel immediately thereafter. Yonatan also has a graduate degree in Jewish Studies with a focus on Christianity.
Yonatan returned to Israel in 2011 and is now fulfilling his dream by working as a tour educator. Yonatan lives in Tel Aviv with his partner and in his free time loves traveling abroad and discovering new locations to take tourists in Israel. He guides a wide variety of group but is especially looking forward to working with Hebro this summer!
Trevor Sage, Prague Logistics Coordinator
Trevor is co-owner of Prague4gay and runs the website and back office. He was born in London, UK and from the age 16 spend six years sailing around the world in serving in the British Royal Navy. He established his own engineering company in 1997 providing engineering services in Europe and the Far East. Since 2006 he has been living in Prague as both Petr´s life and business partner. Trevor loves photography, enjoys travelling and frequently volunteers in many Czech LGBT projects and charities including Prague Pride, Mr.Bear CZ and Czech Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence.
Petr Prokopík, Tour Guide - Prague
Petr is owner of Prague4gay.com a tour operator specializing in exclusive tours of Prague and the Czech Republic for all LGBT. Originally from Prague, Petr received a Ph.D in Anthropology from the Charles University in 2008 with a specialization in ‘Anthropology of Sexuality'. He has been lecturing Cultural Anthropology at universities in the Czech Republic. Currently he is continuing anthropological research focusing on STD’s, depression and addictions among LGBT, collaborating with UCLA.
Since 2013 Petr serves as an Ambassador for IGLTA in the Czech Republic. Petr speaks Czech, English and German with a passive understanding of Russian and Polish.