Publisher – Editor-In-Chief
Nina Stanley loves helping people and business owners achieve their dreams of success. She brings a wealth of life experience and encouragement to all she does. With over thirty years of sales and marketing experience, Nina has let life be her experience, as she is extremely self-motivated and self-taught. With three publications in the Tampa Bay area since 2008, Nina is excited to launch her fourth in July of 2011! Nina also believes in giving back to those less fortunate, her publications have sponsored and donated to many non-profit organizations in Tampa Bay over the last few years. [Articles]
Executive Online Director
Shaun Drees is highly experienced in both print design, web design and evaluating photography for print reproduction. Shaun has developed brand and corporate identities, websites, advertisements, annual reports and sales materials for clients such as Dillard’s and Saks. Shaun’s specialities also include editorial designs and illustrations. His role as Art Director and Production Manager and now Executive Online Director have resulted in our publications reaching those not just locally, but nationally.
Fashion & Celebrity Editor – “A La Moda”
Tom Castañeda is a creative writer, blogger, and award-winning broadcast journalist who has worked at Architectural Digest, In Touch Weekly, and Latina – a fashion, beauty, and lifestyle magazine for today’s bi-cultural Latina woman. Throughout his career in publishing, Tom has planned and executed numerous celebrity, fashion, and beauty programs throughout the country, including fashion shows, and shopping events for brands like Bloomingdale’s, Chanel, Mikimoto, David Yurman, Givenchy, Armani Fragrances, Macy’s, Southpole Collection, and more. Additionally, Tom has drawn on his strong journalism background to create various print, online, and video reports on various subjects, including fashion and beauty. www.HispanicallyYours.com [Articles]
Senior Photographer – Photo Editor
Lisa Sibley has shot covers, feature spreads, and numerous images of people, places and objects for the magazine. As a professional artist and photographer, she use various traditional and non-traditional techniques to capture and preserve her images such as, infrared photography, Polaroid manipulations, black and white photography, and digital capture. Lisa can be commissioned for events, corporate headshots, stylish high school senior photos, intimate portraits, product photography, photo restoration, and more. www.LisaSibley.com
IT – Social Media Director
Jason Longo’s background in fine art, graphic and web design, marketing, networking, and sales all play a role at Panache. With over twenty years of experience in design and almost seventeen years in marketing at the University of South Florida, Jason’s talent and connections are an asset. He is active in the West Pasco and Dunedin Chambers of commerce on behalf of Panache, and serves as our “Community Ambassador.” He enjoys blogging about design and technology, and continues to serve clients and the community through his design business.
Erica Turchin is by nature a people person and wears many different hats all with a smile. She loves helping people solve their creative challenges with her passion in graphic design, educating our youth in the arts, and volunteering her time at various events. Having an eye for detail and elegant design is one of her specialties if custom design work is ever needed in addition to help further your business’s growth. With an effervescent personality, Erica is the perfect person for sales and event hostessing.