Laura is a successful entrepreneur, author, speaker and scuba expert. For the last eight years she has worked with and coached some of the world’s most successful business people and celebrity CEO’s and discriminating families.
Laura has over 30 years experience in scuba diving and is indeed a legitimate scuba expert. Her proprietary scuba techniques give solutions to fears and phobias associated with Scuba which makes her one of today’s most sought after and trusted Scuba Instructors. She is the only SCUBA Instructor world wide that guarantees an enjoyable experience underwater or your money back
Laura is the founder and chairwoman of http://PrivateScubaLessons.com
, a full service scuba instruction agency in the Fort Lauderdale/Miami area. Laura is an internationally recognized Master Scuba Diving Trainer having issued over 700 professional certifications. Her clientele range from all over the United States, from California to Connecticut. As well as Austria, Australia, Germany, Japan, New York, New Jersey and many others.
Laura acquired her leadership skills from the advertising, sales and marketing industry which was prior to her Scuba Instructor career. In that role, Laura and her team pioneered the Miami Chapter of the American Marketing Association in the economic downturn of the early 90’s and the aftermath of Hurricane Andrew. Under her leadership the Miami Chapter went on to receive a “Special Merit Award” for Chapter Excellence.
In her capacity as trusted advisor to leaders of advertising departments in many multinational companies, she served clients including and at one time: Baker-Norton Pharmaceuticals, Marriott Vacation Village, Doral Hotel and Country Club, Dole International and Eastern Financial Credit Union.
Prior to joining the marketing industry Laura was a full time Registered Nurse. Deciding that she loved marketing preventative medicine more than patient care aspect she returned to Barry University to study advertising and marketing.
As a respected author of ezine articles, magazines and industry trade journals. Laura’s work was featured in the Miami Herald, June 2007. Laura’s Award Winning style is exemplified by her nominations to the Price Waterhouse/South Florida Business Journal, Up and Comers Awards in 1989 and 1991.
Laura is an active Gold Member of the Glazer–Kennedy Insiders Circle Miami Chapter. Member of South Florida Interactive Marketing Association, One time Board Member of the Florida Direct Marketing Association and the Advertising Federation of Greater Miami.