Our Contributors

  • Rafael Duran

    Rafael Duran

    Rafael Duran is a Brazilian journalist and translator passionate about digital marketing, music and sports. Living in Barcelona for many years, he spends his time writing, managing online campaigns an ...

  • Carla Rayman

    Carla Rayman

    Carla has been a licensed REALTOR® in Florida since 1997. She and her team focus on consulting and marketing for international buyers and sellers. She is a Certified International Property Special ...

  • Attila Andrade

    Attila Andrade

    Prof. Dr. Attila Andrade Jr is a long celebrated Brazilian international lawyer now a resident in Florida. He has been a law professor at University of Miami School of Law at Coral Gables and Univer ...

  • Garrett Kenny

    Garrett Kenny

    Garrett Kenny is a lifelong entrepreneur having created, established and operated a number of successful projects in the USA, Ireland and beyond. Garrett has specialist knowledge gained in logistic ...

  • Shannon Watson

    Shannon Watson

    Shannon's international experiences began as an exchange student in Santiago, Chile, during her studies at Hope College.  Over the years, she and her family hosted seventeen high school stude ...

  • Patricia Tan

    Patricia Tan

    Patricia Tan,  Born and raised in England, she moved to Sarasota, Florida in 1997, and specializes in working with European and Asian clients. Patricia’s career in international sales and m ...

  • Márcio Lima

    Márcio Lima

    Marcio Lima is a teacher, a proofreader and a freelance translator of English into Brazilian Portuguese. He has a degree in Languages from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) and has more ...

  • Karan  Wienker

    Karan Wienker

    A native Floridian whose education, career path and curiosity have led her to traverse the world from the NYSE's most inner circle on Wall Street to Marketing, Design and Theatrical Management in ...

  • Nino  Dastre

    Nino Dastre

    Nino Dastre is Brazilian and lives in São Paulo where he works as a copywriter. With a postgraduate degree in International Marketing, Dastre regularly writes about such diverse subjects a ...

  • Edsel  Oliveira

    Edsel Oliveira

    Edsel Oliveira is Principal and founder of ReachOut Business Solutions, a consulting firm that helps international companies successfully enter the U.S. market. ReachOut Business Solutions provides ex ...

  • Michael  Vandormael

    Michael Vandormael

    Michael Vandormael is a bilingual (English/French) attorney in Miami Florida.  Michael was born in Belgium and lived in Toulouse, France until he moved to the United States to pursue his passion ...

  • Tom de Lucy

    Tom de Lucy

    Tom has 8 years of experience in business development with a focus on real estate & technology firms, including rolling out an international property portal in Latin America and commercial propert ...

  • Daniel  Rosenthal

    Daniel Rosenthal

    Daniel has organized many events as Agent Show, Global Broker, PRO-Sul and strategically organizes many other events such as São Paulo Real Estate Show, Nordest Invest, Invest Adit, Enbraci, CI ...

  • Emerson Dias

    Emerson Dias

    Emerson Dias, Foreign National Real Estate and Investment Adviser, born in Brazil, holds and extensive background in Real Estate trend analysis. His main focus is on geo-political direct influences ov ...

  • Cibele  Jorge

    Cibele Jorge

    Country Manager – Brazil at Nysa Capital LLC, Consulting Services Managerin Infinity Multi Services & Larocca Advogados Associados engaged in the areas of visas and documents to foreigners a ...

  • David Siddons

    David Siddons

    David Siddons is a top producing Miami Real Estate agent for EWM and Christies, belonging to the Top 1/2 of 1% realtors nationwide. David specializes in the luxury real estate ma ...

  • Anthony Ramamsumiran

    Anthony Ramamsumiran

    Anthony has a very strong background in Economics, He was born and raised in London and is now based in Orlando, Florida. With over 14 years experience in automotive and technology, he ...

  • Fragomen

    Fragomen

    Immigration is not just one of many practices within our firm—it is our sole focus and it shows. From our offices around the globe, we help businesses and individuals with the full range of immi ...

  • Patricia  Walden

    Patricia Walden

    Trish Walden, CCIM believes your realtor should be looking at your position and needs. Leasing vs. Owning has many facets and should be part of your conversation with a professional commercial real es ...

  • Karol Biscardi

    Karol Biscardi

    Karol Biscardi is a freelance writer and a translator of English and Spanish into Brazilian Portuguese. She studied English and Linguistics at the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, in Brazil, an ...

  • Paula Montoya

    Paula Montoya

    Paula Ferreira Montoya, immigration law counsel, brings over 10 years of comprehensive legal experience. On top of her experience, she also brings a multinational perspective on world cultures, politi ...

  • Reza Rahbaran

    Reza Rahbaran

    Having immigrated to the United States himself, Reza’s international background better positions him to help immigrants undergoing the immigration process. Reza regularly appears on television n ...

  • Justine Assal

    Justine Assal

    Justine Assal was appointed the prestigious honour of Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2015 Queen’s New Years Honours announced on December 31, 2014. The honour is bes ...

  • Doug Devitre

    Doug Devitre

    Doug Devitre, CSP helps organizations make wiser decisions on how to use the latest technology to increase business results.  He was awarded Entrepreneur of the Year from the University of Missou ...

  • Sabrina Orlov

    Sabrina Orlov

    Orlov is a communications and marketing specialist with more than 15 years of experience in the management of a broad range of business initiatives. During her career, worked closely with clients in m ...