Flamingo’s editorial and creative vision is driven by a team of seasoned professionals, who know how to produce exceptional content. With international, national, and regional magazine and newspaper experience, Flamingo’s editors are passionate storytellers, rooted in the Sunshine State.


Jamie Rich - Founder, Publisher, Editor in Chief

As an editor and journalist, Jamie has covered travel and culture around the world. Her work has appeared in publications including Washington Post, Slate and the New York Times. She spent much of her professional life abroad and worked in newsrooms from The Moscow Times to The Times of London. She holds degrees from Florida State and Georgetown.

Holly Keeperman - Consulting Creative Director

An award-winning art director, Holly has more than 15 years of experience at national and upscale regional magazines, including Esquire and American Salon magazine. A graduate of The School of Visual Arts in New York, Holly creates striking editorial layouts, directs photo shoots, conceptualizes brand elements, and ensures design cohesiveness.

Ellen Patch - Digital Asset Manager, Photo Editor

Ellen has 20-plus years of digital design and photo editing experience in roles spanning from New York to London. At Flamingo, she curates digital assets, manages editorial work flow and designs creative and editorial layouts.

Emily Bloch - Associate Editor

Emily is a multimedia journalist originally from Fort Lauderdale. She joined Flamingo in January 2019. Her work has appeared in publications including Teen Vogue, in which she covers national politics, The Daily Beast and Business Insider. Previously, she covered community news at the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

Christina Clifford - Social Media Strategy

Christina creates innovative digital and social media campaigns to increase brand awareness and create a loyal following among Flamingo's growing audience across Florida and beyond. She brings a strong business acumen to Flamingo, rooted in her past experiences working for a global pharmaceutical company and a sales and marketing agency.

Neil Strickland - Global Director Partnership Marketing

With more than 30 years of expertise in the travel and tourism industry, Neil covers national and international sales and marketing strategy, based out of Ft. Lauderdale. Contact: 954.296.9515 /

Claudio Dasilva - International Correspondent, Global Director Partnership Marketing

Based in Ft. Lauderdale, the multilingual sales and marketing professional has more than 30 years of industry experience and handles national and international strategy for Flamingo. Contact: 954.647.6464 /

Annie Lee - Marketing and Promotions Specialist

Annie, a Jacksonville native and graduate of the University of Alabama, brings a fresh perspective from her experiences working in the office of Paul Ryan, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives as well as in marketing at other regional magazines. At Flamingo she handles events, social media and marketing. Contact: 904.395.3272