Mr. De Valle a serial entrepreneur at heart who he has successfully navigated multiple industries, his focus always on the value that he can generate for those around him. Combining diligence with foresight, he has the rare ability to envision opportunities in the business world and then follow through on them, planning and managing his projects with exactness, just the kind of approach necessary to oversee the large-dollar types of deals that have become his forte.

A trusted travel hospitality and real estate global marketing expert with 25 years of experience, marketed USD 20 Billion in residential and mixed use development real estate. Successfully deployed marketing and public relations campaigns for 63 hotel – resort properties.

Mr. De Valle II is the Managing Partner and acting CEO for Profusion Group. His profound  understanding and proven experience of real estate, service, hospitality, luxury across multiple jurisdictions successfully lead the Profusion Team to signed an Exclusive Development Agreement for a portfolio of La Quinta Hotels in the Dominican Republic with Wyndham Group.

He is also the Founder of LINKS World Group, a leader in Travel Trade, Marketing and Public Relations has an in-depth industry knowledge in the franchise, financial sector, real estate, hotels-resorts, travel tourism trade, technology, marketing, creative, digital advertising, public relations, government relations, and corporate social responsibility.

LINKS is the Agency of Record for Kayak.com, Air France – KLM, Ministry of tourism for New Zealand, Israel and Cayman Islands. * CARIBE- LATAM LINKS has 13 offices across North America, South America, the Caribbean, and Europe. We are headquartered in Miami, Florida. Our other offices are (USA) New York City and Los Angeles. (Caribbean) The Dominican Republic, (Latin America) Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Colombia, México, Panamá, Perú, Venezuela, (Europe), Spain.

Thought leaders such as Richard Meier, Zaha Hadid, and Armani have sought out Edward’s counsel – because like it does in the magazine world, Edward’s reputation as a real estate marketer precedes him. In 2012, he also bought Douglas Elliman Real Estate for representation in the Dominican Republic, a bold move that proved extremely wise.

In addition his background includes former owner of Forbes Magazine Latin America, marketing manager at GE Power Systems Latina America, and regional sales and marketing director of sales and marketing for world-famous publications: Newsweek, Vogue, Glamour, Discover, Men’s Fitness, Prevention, Teen, and Architectural Digest, shaping the narrative throughout the US Hispanic and Latin American markets.

Mr. De Valle is a firm believer of giving back to the community and specially children’s in need. His philanthropic efforts alongside with his husband Mathew De Valle lead him to sponsor the  Fundación De Valle, a Dominican Republic based charity focused on helping children of any age with special needs, hardship’s, living with HIV or AIDS. The De Valle Foundation mission is to join forces with people and 3rd parties who’s companies committed to corporate social responsibility in the Dominican Republic. Families who have children with special needs and hardships often deal with similar challenges and the same applies to young people infected with HIV or are currently living with AIDS. Fundación De Valle in the Dominican Republic aim is to bring families and young people together for friendship, to share information and to support one another.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Management, MBA in Business Management and successfully has completed the Pre-Doctoral program at Nova South Eastern University.

Mrs. Tamayo has 20 years of experience in international business, management consulting, business development and investments with a proven track record in various sectors including commercial real estate and telecommunications. She has worked with institutional investors, private companies, high-net-worth individuals and government agencies in the US and emerging markets. Mrs. Tamayo has directly participated in multiple transactions with an aggregated value of over US $1.5BN.

She currently serves as Managing Director to CNS Global Advisors, an international strategic advisory firm led by Francisco Sanchez, former Under Secretary of Commerce and head of the International Trade Administration for the United States of America. There she helps clients increase value, develop business strategies, teams, corporate structures and capital structuring. Mrs. Tamayo provides strategic solutions to clients by challenging conventions in order to add value to the different areas of operations of her clients.

Prior to this, she served as Managing Director and Executive VP of Bricapital, a Miami-based private equity firm focused on the hospitality sector in the Caribbean and Latin America. She was responsible for the business affairs of the firm and managed the long-term development of the company and its subsidiaries, playing a lead role in fund development and management, negotiation and structuring of strategic partnerships and project development across the regional platform. She actively participated in the due diligence process and selection of potential assets for investment, as well as being part of the Investment Committees of the funds.

Before Bricapital, Mrs. Tamayo served as the Director of Americas for Applied Business Intelligence, an international strategic consulting firm specializing in real estate and infrastructure in Asia and Middle East. Prior to her role at Business Intelligence, Mrs. Tamayo served as the Chief Investment Officer for Victory Management LLC, a real estate investment company focused on commercial real estate in the United States and India.

Mrs. Tamayo is an Advisory Board Member to the ILumno Foundation. Previously, she served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Eisenhower Fellowships, and the Advisory Board of Knowledge @ Wharton, the online business journal of Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She is also a former member of the Boards of the Colombian Association of Private Equity Funds (ColCapital),  and the Venezuelan-American Chamber of Commerce of the United States.

Mrs. Tamayo built her early career as a successful commercial real estate broker with Coldwell Banker, and was recognized as one of the top 10 brokers in the United States for six consecutive years. She received CoStar Group’s Power Broker Award, awarded to the best commercial brokers in South Florida.

Mrs. Tamayo holds a Master of Science in Real Estate Development from the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship of Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. She also holds post-graduate studies in Logistics and Trading from the Merchant Marine Institute of Venezuela, and different designations and certifications, among them CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member). Mrs. Tamayo has a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from the Universidad Central de Venezuela.

Jesus A: Ramírez. Leader in Development and Business Consulting. He has forged his professional career on pillars based on values ​​that have allowed him to have more coherence balance when making decisions, directing his projects to success.

He studied Advertising and Marketing at the University College of Los Teques, CULTCA. He studied at the Santa Maria University of Venezuela, Social Communication, Impacted for the Vigor and Work of his Family, Always Oriented in the Market and in the Development and Market of Factories market segment.

His professional career began to stand out in 2004 as sales consultant in the company “Mi Plan” dedicated to the system of programmed purchases, his efforts paid off when in just under 2 years he had already promoted to Marketing Director.

Jesús A. Ramírez as Developer & Business Consulting in Venezuela.

He decided then to start his own company RECOVENCA in 2007, having as main activity the execution of structural works for the public and private sector and supplier of construction products, the objective of the company was to add to the market and test his enthusiastic ideals in unique contributions at this time.

After the success of his company and eager to continue undertaking in the business world, he ventures into the manufacture of innovative furniture, simultaneously acquiring Harmony Furniture Factory in 2008. Taking it to multiply his profits by his new administration.

Jesús A. Ramírez. Developer and business consultant in the Dominican Republic.

In 2015 begins a strategic partnership with LINKS World Group as a partner in new divisions, inaugurating in this company the new Business of Professional Consulting, LINKS Business Consulting, the result was immediate, large customers began to request services and the increase in demand continues to grow until now. The LINKS Studio design and architecture division is also created to contribute to the development of projects.

In 2017 as a promoter of high impact international associations with developers, investors, investment funds, to promote the country brand. Its objective of the moment, to promote the success of the clients maintaining excellent alliances that allowed developing in the different aspects of the investment beyond the borders.

In 2019, Profusion Group is founded and after presenting the technical / economic collections required by La Quinta by Wyndham together with its partners, an exclusive development agreement and the rights to develop in the Dominican Republic a set of eight hotels in the Select Service segment in different areas of the country.