She’s Interviewed Corrupt S.A. Presidents and Drug Lords But Now Leads The Area’s Largest Hispanic Media Company – With Mercedes Soler | Episode 127

One of the reasons I started this podcast was to meet fascinating people doing fascinating work.

Today’s guest CLEARLY fits the bill as a former investigative reporter for CNN who’s interviewed some of the most notorious and dangerous people in the world.

I’m very pleased to welcome Mercedes Soler, co-owner and President of Solmart Media

In this episode, you’ll learn …

  • One thing most people don’t know about Mercedes
  • The famous American journalist who influenced her to pursue journalism as a young girl from Cuba
  • What it was like interviewing Colombian Drug Kingpin Carlos Lehder
  • Why she and her husband, Thomas, decided to buy a local radio station.
  • … and much, much, more!

Thank you for stopping by today as it is my hope you will listen … learn … and connect!

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