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“Live Miami, Love Miami, Play Miami” serves as a mantra that encapsulates the vibrant essence of Miami’s lifestyle, culture, and community.

“Live Miami” signifies fully embracing and immersing oneself in the dynamic energy and diverse opportunities that the city has to offer on a daily basis. It encourages residents to make the most of their surroundings, whether through exploring local neighborhoods, enjoying outdoor activities, or engaging with the arts and cultural scene.

“Love Miami” reflects the deep appreciation and connection that locals have for their city. It encompasses a sense of pride in Miami’s rich heritage, beautiful landscapes, and melting pot of cultures. Loving Miami means supporting local businesses, participating in community events, and fostering a sense of belonging that transcends geographic boundaries.

“Play Miami” emphasizes the fun, excitement, and leisurely pursuits that make Miami a playground for both residents and visitors. From world-class dining establishments and trendy nightlife spots to stunning beaches and thrilling recreational options, playing in Miami is about indulging in the city’s entertainment offerings and taking advantage of the laid-back, carefree atmosphere that permeates the region.


Positioned on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean, Miami is recognized as the hub for high energy nightlife and an international playground for the rich, the famous and anyone who wants to get a taste of the Magic City.

This city hosts an eclectic array of festive, cultural and world-class sporting activities like the Sony Ericsson Open and the Miami Beach Polo, at some of the most state of the art facilities, including the American Airlines Arena and the Adrienne Arsht Center.

Drawing from the social culture of Miami, Premier Guide Miami was created on the theme of Live Miami! Love Miami! Play Miami! In a bubbling metropolis, where there is something to do for everyone, Premier Guide Miami highlights some of Miami’s most celebrated events and celebrities who have sunbathed on the decks of these festivities. Events include: Art Basel Miami in Beach, Super Bowl, Miami International Wine Festival, Miami Rum Festival, Food Networks South Beach Wine & Food Festival, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim, among others.

Founded in 2009 by Daedrian McNaughton as a simple blog, PremierGuideMiami.com has emerged as a reputable digital magazine serving South Florida’s rich and diverse communities of Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach and beyond.

Since its introduction, PremierGuideMiami.com has promoted and documented the cultural enhancements of the Magic City. Promoting the artistic and social lifestyle of South Florida through interviews, pre and post event coverages, images, unique programs and business announcements.

Attracting an international audience of millions, PremierGuideMiami.com will continue to promote the very best the city has to offer. Acting as a social lifestyle platform and tourist vehicle for things to do, with quality entertainment and interview content, and an extraordinary range of content on arts, real estate, fashion, travel, cultural, festive and local activities; PremierGuideMiami.com’s content has been picked up by other publications.

Special guest contributors include: Dr. Mark Goodman, Carlene Leonard, Yanique Jackson, Kamilah Wallace, Winston and Susan Delaware, Marie-Junie Pierre, Yetunde Taiwo, Nicole Scott, Jenne Hebert, Magda Ambroise


About Daedrian McNaughton
@Daedrianm or @PremierGuideMe 

Daedrian McNaughton
Daedrian McNaughton | Premier Guide Miami

“The happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence but in the mastery of his passion.” _Alfred Lord Tennyson

Daedrian McNaughton, Jamaican born and bred, Miami-based, a full time flight attendant, blogger and founder of Premier Guide Miami. She was honored to cover the 1972 Miami Dolphins honored by President Barack Obama at the White House.

Daedrian has covered Art Basel in Miami Beach, the Dalai Lama’s visit to Miami, the Clinton Global Initiative, various television shows including, The X Factor, The Voice, American Idol, Glee, multiple Bravo series and interviewed over 100 of entertainment stars and celebrities including Dwyane Wade, former vice-president of the United States, Al Gore; Kelly Rowland, Betty White, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Keith Urban, Trace Adkins, Nene Leakes, John Stamos, Kathy Griffin, Nigel Lythgoe, Anthony Bourdain, Sir Richard Branson and son, Sam Branson; Simon Cowell, Suze Orman, Eva Longoria, Jane Lynch, Rosie O’Donnell, Dr. Oz, Joan Rivers, Donald Trump, Kelsey Grammer, Anna Kournikova, Blair Underwood and Vanessa Williams.

Social Media: @Daedrianm or @PremierGuideMe



Jorn Kaae

Jorn Kaae | Premier Guide Miami
Jorn Kaae | Premier Guide Miami


Born and raised in Denmark, Jorn Kaae discovered early on that academia was not his cup of tea and decided to follow his Viking ancestors and ventured out to discover the world.

After having lived in many countries in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa working mainly in travel, hospitality and tourism, eventually Jorn accepted the challenge to establish a major European travel company in the US and happily moved to Chicago. Since then, he has lived in several US cities successfully holding executive positions in major hotel and travel companies.

Today, Jorn resides in Miami and work as a consultant in hotel, travel and tourism through Kaae & Associates. In his spare time, he proudly serves as Chief Inspiration Officer at Premier Guide Miami (PGM).



Carli Leonard

Carli Leonard
Carli Leonard | Premier Guide Miami

Carli Leonard, a proud single mother of two boys migrated to New York City from Haiti in 2000 and instantly fell in love with the heart of the city, including its ethnic diversity and fashion. Shortly thereafter she landed a job as Women’s Department Assistant at Ralph Lauren. Five years later she accepted a position as Merchandising Coordinator and Licensing Associate at a world’s premier brand management company in The NYC Garment District.  

After more than a decade spent creating concept boards, participating in trade and fashion shows, and working with avant-garde designers and merchandisers, Carli shifted gear. She moved to South Florida and  became a Miami-based Flight Attendant so she could see more of the world. When she’s not flying and connecting with people, Carli enjoys blogging, creating exclusive content, and is also a Special Guest Contributor at Premier Guide Miami (PGM).





Kadean Vendryes
Kadean Vendryes

Kadean Vendryes is making waves in the world of finance and real estate, having established herself as one of the most respected professionals in the industry. In the past 25 years, she has managed to make a name for herself as an outstanding career banker and realtor, driven by her passion and determination to help others.

Her commitment to hard work and her ability to connect with people from all walks of life have made her incredibly successful. Kadean enjoys collecting art, travelling and designing interiors as part of her hobbies.

Her story is an inspiring example of how sheer hard work and dedication can lead to success in any field. It’s no wonder Kadean has become a shining example for those looking to pursue their dreams.



PGM Interviews

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