"BEING EFFICIENT IS AN ATTITUDE"

- EDWARD DE VALLE II

BIOGRAPHY

Edward De Valle II is a successful serial entrepreneur and currently chairman of LINKS WorldGroup, a North American company with principal markets in North America, the Caribbean, South America, Asia and Oceania and with additional representation in more than 50 countries around the world. He has been featured in many leading media outlets for both personal leadership and business success.

De Valle has received many personal accolades during his career and his companies have also been consistently recognized as industry leaders. In 2012 he was named the Top Entrepreneur of the Year by Hispanic Target Magazine, was recognized with the Business Leader Award for one of the Top 300 Business in the Southern United States, was named Top Innovator by the MiamiSun Post, named a top business man and “go-to” visionary in luxury marketing by Forbes and Business Leader Magazine noted him as Top 50 Entrepreneur. His company was named Best PR Agency in Central and South America and Mexico by the International Stevie Business Awards and listed as the 175th fastest growing company in 2014 by Inc. Magazine.

A Rich and Strong Family History

Born April 21,1975, in Miami, De Valle II is the first of two children of Edward De Valle and Maria Christina Noya. Daughter Ella Christina De Valle is fathered by both Edward and Mathew De Valle. De Valle’s passion and commitment to his goals has brought him to where he is today. and his family have long been deeply ingrained in Cuba’s Social Hierarchy. His great-grandfather was the owner of the largest newspaper in Cuba, El Avance and his great-great-grandfather, Alfredo De Zayas y Alfonso, was Vice President of Cuba from 1909-1913 and went on to become the fourth President of Cuba.

De Valle has exceeded both socially and academically, rising to be a star and student leader by the time he graduated from Coral Gables Senior High in Miami. He was an energetic and bright child, taking after his parents and grandparents and he has always shown an interest in business.

“He has always been in the pursuit for excellence and is extremely perseverant — just like me,” Maria Christina Noya, his mother explains. His formal education includes a B.S. in Business Management and an M.B.A. in Business Professional Management Nova South Eastern University.

Business Success

De Valle was strongly influenced by his family’s careers and passions. This led him to what would become his calling — the media. His goals were always just as strong as those of his family. After graduating college, his career began at GE as the Marketing Manager for GE Power Systems Latin America. He then became Director of Sales for group publisher IPG, which licensed Newsweek, Vogue, Glamour, Discover, Men’s Fitness, Prevention, Teen and Architectural Digest for both the U.S. Hispanic and Latin America markets. Drawing from that experience, De Valle then founded AMGW Agency, an Americas-focused digital, advertising and public relations company in 2001.

De Valle’s goal with AMGW Agency was to add something truly unique to the business world.  His global perspective contributed to his desire to provide original marketing strategies to real estate developers, hoteliers and luxury brands on a world-wide scale. He realized his strategies were not only desired but necessary, and he began positioning AMGW Agency among the few agencies servicing these business arenas at the time.

In 2015 De Valle founded LINKS with a goal of providing clients with high-impact, intelligent and innovative solutions in the marketing world. The company has already been responsible for the development and execution of media advertising campaigns for many of the world’s most intelligent and innovative companies, including Banco Azteca, Holstein, TCL Corporation, Pioneer, Olympus, Audi, SEAT, jetBlue Airways, LAN/TAM, Iberia Airlines, Inter-Caribbean Airlines, Marriott Corporation, Highgate International, B3 Development Group, ASIAN REAL ESTATE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, Armani/Casa, Travel New Zealand, Emerge Conference Of The Americas, We Chat, PLAYFAN, Coalfire, Prescient, University Of Miami, Feltrex Laboratories, TranS1, Rocky Mountain Patent, Mercedes Benz Fashion Week RD, Purification Garcia, Polaroid, Gucci, Alexander MqQueen, Celine, Chanel and more.

LINKS has marketed more than $15 billion of residential and vacation real estate projects for many of the world’s most prominent developers and architects, including Roger Staubach, Andres Balaz, Richard Meier, Zaha Hadid and Armani.

De Valle is also committed to helping those less fortunate. He founded and chairs One Voice, a Dominican Republic charity for families who have a child of any age with special needs. One Voice strives to join forces with third party companies who are committed to corporate social responsibility in the Dominican Republic.

PEOPLE WHO'VE INSPIRED ME

“WE ARE WHAT WE REPEATEDLY DO. EXCELLENCE, THEN IS NOT AN ACT BUT HABIT”.
- ARISTOTLE

Queen Elizabeth II, Oprah Winfrey, Ronald Reagan, Nancy Reagan, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeanine Pirro,
Carlos Slim, Angela Merkel, Leonel Fernandez, Ellen De Generes, Christianne Amanpour, Magic Johnson

CHARITY

One Voice in the Dominican Republic is a charity for families who have a child of any age with special needs. Our mission is to join forces with 3rd parties whose companies are committed to corporate social responsibility in the Dominican Republic.
Families who have children and young people with special needs often deal with similar challenges.They may have concerns about education, services, therapies, respite and other issues directly related to their child. One Voice in the Dominican Republic aim is to bring families together for friendship,to share information and to support one another.

SHOT ON SITE

FERRETTI YACHTS EVENT,
MIAMI, FLORIDA

Edward De Valle II, at a Ferretti yachts event at residences of Vizcaya, January 2012

OPENING OF TOY BOX LUXURY RENTALS , DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

Edward De Valle II, Javier Martin famous Spanish Artist and Mathew Parento in Madrid, Spain, for dinner.

PUNTA CANA
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Week-day commute to the Miami office, February 2013

BOCA CHIA,
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

Mathew Parento and Edward de Valle II, December 2012

2012 TRUMP
OCEAN CLUB

Edward De Valle II, Alvaro Garcia, and Mark Stevenson at the 2012 Trump Ocean Club Panama Sales and Marketing Event.

HERADURA TEQUILLA
DINNER

Edward De Valle II and friends at the private Heradura Tequilla Dinner hosted by Edward and Ocean Drive at Boulan South Beach.

MADRID,
SPAIN

Edward De Valle II, Javier Martin Famous Spanish Artist and Mathew Parento in Madrid, Spain, for dinner.

MONACO
France

Edward De Valle II and Mathew Parento in Monaco enjoying a beautiful day on a brand new Pershing yacht.

EDWARD DE VALLE II PROFESSIONAL OVERVIEW

FROM THE BLOG

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Monaco

Monaco

Madrid, Spain

Madrid, Spain

Heradura Tequilla Dinner

Heradura Tequilla Dinner

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

CONTACT

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33146, United States

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