Author Archives

Kendra Akers

A lifelong resident of Lake County, Kendra and her husband, Doug, have five children. She has been in the publishing industry since 1999, beginning her career as a marketing representative for a local newspaper. Since then, Kendra has worked at various publications and was able to fulfill her lifelong dream of becoming a magazine publisher and developing Akers Media Group. In her spare time she enjoys most sports and likes to spend her free time offshore fishing near Crystal River, Florida.
Knowledge is power!

Knowledge is power!

One of the wonders of living with small children is how quickly and how much they learn. It’s always exciting…
That’s extraordinary!

That’s extraordinary!

You’d think we’d eventually run out of extraordinary subjects for our annual Extraordinary issue, but with the continued growth and…
In the dark corners

In the dark corners

Normally, our magazine covers lifestyle events and entertains with profiles of the many interesting people living in our area. But…
From the Publisher

From the Publisher

It’s finally here—the Hot! Issue, which is everybody’s favorite, not just mine! The eighth annual Best of the Best Hot!…
Man, oh man

Man, oh man

Ten years ago, I made the most important and best decision of my life. I married my soul mate and…
My favorite of all time! 

My favorite of all time! 

For those of you who are avid readers of Style, you probably have already predicted that I am going to…
Think outside the beach

Think outside the beach

The mere mention of Florida automatically conjures up two images in our minds: People lying on sandy beaches sipping a…
From The Publisher

From The Publisher

Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you wanted to build or buy a home but you had…
Documenting the past 

Documenting the past 

We have a tradition of documenting  our lives and important events since the beginning of time. First, it was done…
X