Paradise Express is led by a deeply experienced management team of world-class professionals.
Our experienced team of professionals cumulatively have decades of experience in Government Affairs, Real Estate Development, Architecture & Design, Strategy & Innovation, Marketing, Retail Development and Customer Experience.
Garry Anthony Johnson
Trained as a NYC Architect; Real Estate Development Consultant with 25+ yrs. Experience; NAACP NYS Conference Economic Development Chairperson; Former Economic Development Chair, Manhattan Community Board 11; Member, US Naval Institute
Michael A. Preston
Co-Founder, VP Customer Experience & Government Affairs
Board Member, New York’s HARLEM WEEK; Former Customer Service Manager, Atlanta Civic Center; Former Client Services Manager, Cummins Metro-Power
Chief Marketing Officer
Former EVP, Marketing, Island Global Yachting; Former EVP/Chief Marketing Officer, Saks Fifth Avenue; Former Brand Manager, Procter & Gamble; Former Board Member, Girl Scouts of Greater New York
Owen A. Sanford
Chief Information Officer
Founder & Director for Strategy & Innovation, SanCol Ventures, LLC.; Division Lead, Operations Analysis/Red Teaming, Virginia Tech Applied Research Corporation; Risk Mitigation Program Analyst, United States Department of Defense; Major, US Marine Corps (Ret.)
Captain & Manager, Marine Operations
Former Marine Operations Superintendent, Marine Terminals Corporation, Oakland, CA; Instructor & Marine Management Consultant, Vessel Operations, Island View Marine LLC; BS, California Maritime Academy; BS, Business Administration, California State University