The BRAVO! Way: Building a Southern Restaurant Dynasty

BRAVO! Italian Restaurant and Bar will celebrate 25 years of business in 2019. It’s an institution in Jackson, Mississippi. A destination restaurant where on any given night you’ll find people on first dates, fiftieth dates, celebrating birthdays and anniversaries, getting engaged or just having a night out with friends. The restaurant is the brainchild of two […]

Ode to my smartphone

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You always think there will be more time. More time to share the things you love. More time to do the right things. In the middle of an inspirational day, I look down at you – and you stare blankly back at me. No sign of life. Nothing I can do can get you to […]

Speaking Engagements

Dawn Dugle is an award-winning storyteller and writer who travels the country teaching businesses and non-profit organizations how to tell and share their stories. She has helped small businesses, Fortune 500 companies and the Federal Government build their brands to reach more customers. In 2015, Ms. Dugle also earned a spot in the worldwide Top 500 […]

Writing Portfolio

Writing: Professional writer for 25 years, with experience in television, newspaper, magazine, digital video and business writing. Published author of two dozen nationally syndicated feature and news articles and two video blogs within the USA Today network. Author of news and feature articles published in: Mississippi 2 magazine, The Clarion-Ledger, USA Today, Austin-American Statesman, Jackson […]

About Dawn

Photo by Sheila Hennis. Dawn Dugle spent more than two decades as an award-winning journalist and saw all of the amazing stories that weren’t being told, because people just didn’t know how to share their own stories. She believes everyone has a great story, and her life purpose involves helping people get those stories told. Dawn […]

You have a powerful tool at your disposal, no matter what business you’re in, how much money you have or where you grew up. It’s your story. Your story is so powerful it can mean the difference between a successful business, and one that is forgotten within a year.  But if you’re waiting for someone […]