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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, student pilot, 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.

Connect on Twitter @Daedrianm or @PremierGuideMe

 

 

Jorn Kaae
@JornKaae

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
@iam_carlileon

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).

 

 

 

PGM Interviews

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