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Boca Raton’s Rising Stars

The heart of our mission at VoyageMIA is to find the amazing souls that breathe life into our city. In the recent weeks, we’ve had the privilege to connect with some of the Miami’s finest artists, creatives, entrepreneurs and rabble rousers and we can’t begin to express how impressed we are with our city’s incredibly deep talent pool.  Check out Boca Raton rising stars below.

LuAnn Warner-Prokos

Six years ago, after working many years as a middle school teacher and school photographer at a local prep school, photographing families in my spare time, I started my professional photography business full time. I opened my beautiful studio in Delray Beach, booking sessions with children and families, as well as shooting head shots, for in the studio and on location. Working with various photographers. Read more>>

Katrina and Bud Fleisher

Bud: “I started playing parties in college. I loved music and had a knack for it. Before I knew it, I was running my own business, Let’s Party! DJs & Entertainment, in New York’s Five Boroughs. Like so many that crave sunshine, I relocated to South Florida in the late 90s when I was on a beach in January. People thought I was nuts, but I knew I could make it here. Read more>>

Patrick Quinn

If you call us we know you have a serious problem. Nuisance wildlife is invading your home! The reason so many of your neighbors use our services and refer us to their friends is because we understand that you need help fast! From professionals who show up on time and do the job right the first time! We are licensed, insured & we guarantee our work! Yes. NOT YOUR AVERAGE WILDLIFE REMOVAL COMPANY. Read more>>

Chef Michael George and Lisa Marie McLeod

Upon completion of his five-year apprenticeship in 1978, Michael then obtained his formal education and degree from The Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York. Michael spent the next seven years opening noted restaurants in New York City. such as “Pesca” on East 22nd St. “Liberty Cafe” in the South Street Seaport and “Cavagnaughs” on 41st and Broadway. Read more>>

Maya Sarkisyan

Sometimes, a unique and varied combination of circumstances, life happenings, experiences and pursuits leads to a career/business that is truly unique as well. That’s the case with me and my integrative holistic health practice, based in Boca Raton, Florida. With a Masters in Software Engineering and extensive experience working with big financial corporations on Wall Street, NYC, you’d think that I would be a high level IT manager at a corporation, maybe in New York City or California. On the contrary – I’m in South Florida, helping people discover happiness through physical and mental wellness. Read more>>

Karen Emery

My career had an unusual beginning. I was a stay at home mom with two young boys. One was in pre-school and the other on my hip. I was offered a job as a courier so I could take my baby with me. After a while, the owner of the company asked me if I wanted to officiate wedding ceremonies. In Florida, a notary public has the authority to do so. I said YES. Within the year, I had my own wedding company and officiated ceremonies. Many couples asked for other services and I learned everything I could about coordinating weddings as well as continuing to officiate ceremonies. Read more>>

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