Meet SIMON JONNA – A powerhouse and dealmaker in the real estate investment world. A behind-the-scenes, connect-the-dots guy who’s been keenly involved in Detroit’s economic resurgence from the ground up – literally. His scope of influence spans across the major markets of the U.S., handling deals in regions around New York, Miami, Chicago, Los Angeles, Dallas, Boston, etc. In this no-nonsense, plain-talk book that takes a long look at his private business diary, he shares his insights, triumphs and tips, even missteps and misgivings. How to do a deal, how not to do a deal, and how to stretch yourself to new and amazing heights, all in his own unique, humble and hustle-like fashion. Whether you are in real estate or another industry, dealmaking has some hard-hitting and universal truths, and there’s no one better than Simon Jonna to bring them to light for you.
Debbie Burke is a Brooklyn-born writer who lives in Pennsylvania. She has a background in print production, advertising and marketing, was the editor of an award-winning business journal, and is currently the editor of a lifestyle publication. She was trained on alto saxophone at the New School for Social Research in NYC and played in a community jazz band for many years. Debbie is the author of The Poconos in B Flat. She is a contributing writer for JazzBooks.com and AllAboutJazz.com. Her jazz blog at debbieburkeauthor.com features Q&A-style interviews with jazz artists around the world.