Join us for our May networking luncheon featuring guest speaker Ron Magill, Zoo Communications and Media Relations Director Zoo Miami/Nikon Ambassador USA.
Our luncheon will be catered by LIME.
About Ron Magill
Ron has worked with wildlife for over 40 years. He is the host of HITN’s national wildlife documentary program, “Mundo Salvaje con Ron Magill.” As Zoo Miami “Goodwill Ambassador”, he has made frequent television appearances on many programs including, “National Geographic Explorer”, the Discovery Networks, the
“Today Show”, “Good Morning America”, “The Late Show ”, “CBS’ This Morning”, “Dateline” and “CNN” as well as on Spanish networks Univision and Telemundo.
In addition, he has written and produced many wildlife articles and award-winning photographs that have appeared in publications and galleries around the world. He has traveled extensively throughout Africa, Asia and Tropical America while developing and directing conservation projects and Emmy-Award winning documentaries focusing on the wildlife of those regions. Other than Zoo Miami and the Zoo Miami Foundation, Ron has worked withseveral children’s charities with a special dedication to the Make-a-Wish
Foundation where he helps to grant wishes for children facing life-threatening
diseases. In addition, he is a regular speaker at schools and civic organizations
throughout South Florida in hopes of inspiring our youth to follow their dreams
while showing them the importance of protecting our world’s wildlife for
generations to come.
Ron’s proudest professional accomplishment is the establishment of the “Ron
Magill Conservation Endowment” at the Zoo Miami Foundation. This endowment
is the largest of its kind at the zoo and provides tens of thousands of dollars
annually to wildlife conservation by providing annual scholarships as well as
supporting field conservation projects designed to protect wildlife in the wild
areas where it is naturally found.