Mindie Burgoyne is a writer, speaker and trainer on marketing for small business. By day she works for the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development, and in her off-time she writes, speaks and trains on the uses of social media in marketing and how to maximize travel fun off the beaten path. She is an avid Baltimore Ravens fan leads tours to Ireland every year with her husband, Dan Burgoyne. Mindie and Dan have six children, eight grandchildren and three furry dogs. They make their home on Maryland's Eastern Shore.