John A. Kuhn has decades of successful corporate, entrepreneurial, and academic experience.
John worked as a sales and marketing executive at the 3M company and as Chief Operating Officer at a publishing division of Meredith Corporation, a large publicly held media and marketing company. Additionally he was cofounder and president of the American Park Network, the largest publisher of national and state park magazines in the United States and also was the founder and CEO of Buenos Aires Metropolis, a city-lifestyle magazine in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
John is a president of Devenoge Highland Properties, a real estate firm in Punta del Este, Uruguay and managing director of Street Smart Advisory Group, a consulting firm.
John resides in San Francisco and Thailand.
Mark K. Mullins has years of successful corporate executive experience and is a serial entrepreneur with a long history of accomplishments. He is an innovative business builder with over thirty years of success in startups and corporations.
Mark was executive vice president and partner of the American Park Network (APN) with coauthor John Kuhn. After APN was acquired by the Meredith Corporation, he became a publisher and built a division creating magazines for the California Department of Commerce and the California Ski Industry Association. Additionally, Mark was founder of Mountain Sports Publishing in Aspen, Colorado, publishing visitor guides for ski resorts and official publications for World Cup Skiing. He also served as an executive for Zoom Systems in San Francisco.
Mark is actively involved with consulting, executive coaching, and writing.
He and his wife, Loretta reside in Lake Tahoe and Clayton, Missouri. Their son, Trevor is attending graduate school at INSEAD in France and daughter Haley, attending graduate school at the University of Michigan.