Speaker – Paul Bonnette


Paul Bonnette is an accomplished Photographer, Journalist, Marketer, Actor and Mermaid Wrangler. Born and raised in Panama City, Florida, Paul is a graduate of Florida State University with a Degree in Communications and minor in Psychology. For the past twelve years, he has worked in the Marketing Field as well as a Journalist, Photographer and Editor for multiple Newspapers. As a journalist Paul has interviewed numerous Celebrities, Politicians, Athletes and Rock Stars in an effort to capture human interest stories and help to promote events. Paul is currently the Director of Marketing for Days Inn by Wyndham Panama City Beach which has been recently been awarded “The Chairman’s Choice Best Of” Award for being one of the top Days Inn properties in the world. His work with the family entertainment program received 2nd place for the Wyndham Worldwide Hall of Fame Award. For the past two years, Paul has also been the Chairman of the Beach Safety Advisory Committee appointed by the Mayor of Panama City Beach as a part of a program to help prevent drownings on the beach. In his free time, Paul is an actor, paranormal investigator and helped start The Haunted Walking Tour of Downtown Panama City which raises money for the art community. Paul also enjoys working with numerous charities such as the Tim Tebow Foundation’s Night To Shine Event as a Photographer and Marketer.