Debbi is a workout fiend and diehard dieter, who keeps herself a size four, but still enjoys wonderful dinners. She works out daily. She also loves movies -- Jean de Florette is her favorite movie of all time -- and she readily admits that she is a clotheshorse. She is also a voracious reader.
Debbi has been taking Combat Sambo -- Russia martial-arts and self-defense -- for the past five years.
After graduating from Albertus Magnus College with a Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Debbi graduated from Boston University with a Master's in Broadcasting. She interned at an entertainment-and-the-arts newspaper in New Haven, Conn., and also at WNYW-TV 5 in New York City.
Debbi is a former Editor of Robb Report Magazine -- The Millionaire's Magazine. For more than 25 years she has been a professional travel journalist, who has been published in a wealth of prestigious media. Her work has appeared in scores of publications including The New York Times, The Boston Globe, Glamour Magazine, Cigar Aficionado, Trump's, Continental Magazine, Ritz-Carlton Magazine, Starwood Magazine, US Airways Magazine, CruiseCritic.com, JustLuxe, InStyle Weddings, For The Bride, Bridal Guide, Destination W, Destination I Do, Elegant Bride, to name a few. Debbi writes about luxury and bargain travel, as well as about shopping, honeymoons, romance, cruising, and style. She is a veteran, long-standing member of the Society of American Travel Writers, www.satw.org.
Debbi is the author of a bestselling beauty/travel book. This book hit Number One on Amazon.com in the "Honeymoon Travel Guide" category, and is the world's first beauty book for traveling women. Debbi interviewed celebrities such as Cheryl Tiegs, Vanna White, Joan Lunden, Ivana Trump, and many more, to write her book, which is a gold mine of "get-gorgeous" info. She also includes travel tips relating to diet, fitness, cosmetics, well-being, style and shopping. Debbi also singlehandedly marketed and promoted her book, and it has been featured in prominent media including CBS, USA Today, Fitness Magazine, Caviar Affair, The Boston Globe, JustLuxe, Karry On Australia, and many more.
Debbi is the author of a bestselling book on beauty and travel. Debbi, despite her travels around the world, from Boston to Bora Bora, has managed to stay a size four, and she shares her diet-and-fitness advice in her book, and in a wealth of prestigious media. She can offer advice on slimming snacks, nutritious treats that pack a punch, why you should jumprope -- without the rope -- in your hotel room, and why exercise is the greatest anti-aging remedy ever.
Debbi is a professional journalist who has written articles on a variety of subjects for media outlets around the world. She frequently writes about:
Hotels and Hospitality
Fashion and Style
Beauty and Cosmetics
Diet and Fitness
Food, Restaurants and Snacks
Marketing and publicity
Debbi is a skilled publicist and creator/developer of news releases that snap, crackle and pop -- in order to attract the attention of the media, and convey her client's message. She began her career as an advertising copywriter, later becoming Editor and Publicist for Robb Report Magazine. Her business represents businesses in all industries, and Debbi singlehandedly achieves media placements for them -- and for herself and her three books -- in scores of prominent media outlets.
Debbi writes blog posts regularly for her two websites:
One is a website for her bestselling book, where Debbi writes about cosmetics, beauty, diet, fitness, shopping and style, including celebrity tips, as they pertain to travel.
The second is the website for Debbi's boutique marketing/communications firm. Debbi writes blog posts about marketing, PR, and advertising, in all industries.
I have written three books:
1). A humorous dating book, about how to judge men by their shoes
2). A book devoted to marketing and PR
3). A travel/beauty book, with interviews from celebrities, female travel executives, and workers in the travel and beauty industries