Melanie Churella Johnson is the former owner and Vice President of 2 Independent TV stations in Houston (Channel 51) and Dallas ( Channel 55). Melanie has a background in Media, Marketing and Advertising. She has been in front of, as well as behind the camera. Melanie started her career as a News Anchor in Detroit at Channel 20. She is a Michigan native, who graduated from Michigan State University and earned the title of Miss Michigan. She got her feet wet in the luxury building and design industry when she was the general contractor and developer for her personal 25,000 sq. ft home known as "The Houston Mansion" and her 13,000 sq. ft summer home in Petoskey, Michigan "The Walloon Lake House. " During the economic down turn, Melanie turned both of these properties into successful Luxury Vacation and Event Rental Properties. Her newest vacation rental is the Dominican Villa in Puerto Plata. Melanie has traveled all over the world and fell in love with Puerto Plata. She soon purchased a Villa Membership at Lifestyle Holiday Vacation Club. In this book, she shares with you her favorite restaurants and attractions in Puerto Plata. Plus the insider tips to ensure you will have a great time.
Jenn Foster is one of today's national leading online and mobile marketing experts. She is the founder and CEO of Biz Social Boom, a company dedicated to helping business owners of all sizes thrive in today's highly technical world of product and service promotion. From local brick and mortar stores to online entities and large international corporations, Jenn's years of experience and expertise has helped hundreds of others become the front page news on all the major search engines. She is dedicated to helping businesses use powerful new online and mobile marketing platforms to get visibility, traffic, leads, customers and raving fans. A graduate of Utah State University, Jenn is an award winning web designer, author and sought after speaker. She has been a featured speaker at many local events. She has been on stage as an expert marketing panelist for marketing experts Mike Koenigs, Ed Rush, Paul Colligan and Pam Hendrickson. She was also an expert guest on the Teach Jim Show on Blog Talk Radio. Jenn has been a guest on multiple podcasts including: Instant Authority Expert with Keith Shannon, Stephanie Bavaroâ€™s Greatful Women Talks, Online Marketing Guy Livecast by Steven Laurvick, Moms in Business with Michelle Duplechan and many more. Jenn has been named one of America's Premier Experts and is a co-author in the book Stand Apart with Dan Kennedy, a major national publication, and an Amazon kindle best seller. Jenn recently received a Quilly Award in Hollywood from the National Academy of Best Selling Authors, for her contribution to the book. Coming from a family of successful entrepreneurs, Jenn grew up around thriving businesses and understands what it takes to create, run and promote winning companies from the ground up. Combining her education, knowledge and life-long experience, today Jenn teaches people and businesses globally how they can get found in today' virtual world, how they can engage prospects on their terms and how to continue to connect and follow up with prospects to convert them to customers. By utilizing her proven techniques, Jenn confidently guarantees her clients will be on the first page of Google Search in their local market.