Sole Proprietor | Managing Editor | Food Writer The Internet Cuban/Three Guys From Miami

Write, design, and manage one of the most popular sites on the Internet dedicated to Cuban food, culture, and travel: The Internet Cuban. Also write, design, and manage several sister sites including,, and Write about 99 percent of the content on these websites, which have attracted more than six million visitors since 1996.

Serve as the creative force behind the Three Guys From Miami, an entity that promotes Cuban culture and cuisine. Through my promotional efforts and internet marketing, we have appeared several times on the Food Network, the Travel Channel, Public Television, and radio. Numerous national, regional, and local publications have written features about the Three Guys From Miami.

Strengths: Writer, editor, food writing, food editor, food/recipe consultant, author, website management, website content, web, and social media.

SAVEUR Christmas Pig Roast in July
SAVEUR Christmas
Pig Roast in July
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Three Guys Cuban Sandwich -
Three Guys Cuban Sandwich -
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The Travel Channel and the Food Network
The Travel Channel and the Food
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Glenn Lindgren - Wikipedia Article
Glenn Lindgren -
Wikipedia Article
Ocean Drive Magazine Article
Ocean Drive
Magazine Article
3 Guys From Miami Cuban Food Recipes - Travel - Culture:Taste of America with Mark DeCarlo on the Travel Channel
3 Guys From Miami Cuban Food Recipes -
Travel - Culture:Taste of America with Mark DeCarlo on the Travel Channel
CBS Miami
CBS Miami
"Three Guys' Bowl Pick?" on NPR's "All Things Considered"
"Three Guys' Bowl Pick?" on NPR's "All Things Considered"

Sole Proprietor
Dates Employed: Jan 1989 – Jan 2017 Employment Duration 28 yrs 1 mo
Location Eagan, Minnesota

In addition to my food writing, I also provide communications consulting services to local businesses -- established companies, new business start-ups, and leading-edge technology projects. Write for numerous industry sectors including electric and gas utilities, agribusiness, wind energy, computer products, computer software, computer-based education, food processing, gaming, and travel.


I provide script coverage and/or notes for motion picture, teleplay, and theatrical scripts.

Strengths: Writer, editor, marketing communications manager, business planning, proposals, website content, internet marketing, communications planning, internal and external communications

Director of Marketing & Managing Editor Customer-Facing Media
Feb 2007 – Apr 2008
LocationEdina, MN

Helped Customer-Facing Media (CFM) develop a nationwide media network of in-store kiosks for both retail groceries and liquor stores. Supermarket shoppers used the kiosks to receive recipes, money saving coupons, product information, and advertising. The kiosks featured high-tech interactive, touch screen displays. In charge of all marketing, public relations, and editorial.

Created a marketing plan, worked with marketing data and metrics, identified target markets, wrote press releases, and pitched story ideas to local media. Used Facebook, MySpace, and other social media sites to engage with prospects and customers and promote brand awareness. Managing Editor for all content on the kiosk network. Created a new theme each week geared to various holidays and advertiser promotions. Managed the design and creation of a corporate website, consumer website, and all in-store interactive media.

Communications Manager Control Data
Control Data Corporation
Jan 1985 – Nov 1988

Managed marketing communications activities for seven divisions within the Training and Education group. Managed all internal employee communications. Launched a new quarterly newspaper that cost-effectively replaced five individual publications. Wrote communications for top management. Planned and executed sales and employee incentive programs, including national awards programs.

University of Saint Thomas
BA Journalism/English
1973 – 1977

Activities and Societies: Society of Professional Journalists -- Sigma Delta Chi, University Photo Staff, Assignment Editor, KSTC AM (Campus Radio Station, ) "Hard Times" Student Newspaper (Editor/Writer)

My college focus was on experiential learning through independent study, reflection, and analysis.

Tom Jones
Supply Chain Strategy & Operations Leader - Retired

June 15, 2011, Tom worked with Glenn but at different companies

I’ve known Glenn personally for a number of years and can attest to his communication, writing, and leadership skills. He is organized and has an articulate verbal and writing style that is concise, to the point, and accurate. He is an independent thinker and brings innovative ideas that are thought provoking. Glenn is a good listener, processes information efficiently and uses good judgment when making recommendations and decisions. I believe that Glenn would be a valuable addition to any corporate communications department.

Nancy Sanchez-Louwagie, M.A.
Managing Director at nan+co. creative

Glenn was an excellent manager and mentor. I enjoyed working on his Marketing/Communications team at Customer-Facing Media. Although we worked under weekly deadline pressure, Glenn created a relaxed, collaborative environment that made everything go smoothly. It was a pleasure to work with Glenn!

John Moreton
Director, Special Projects at Ink - we are travel media
September 8, 2009, John worked with Glenn in different groups

Glenn is a pleasure to work with. He’s conscientious, collaborative, creative, even keel, never missed a deadline,

Glenn’s marketing department was always attentive to the needs of the Sales team, working with us to create sales and marketing tools that helped us attract new advertisers.

Glenn proved expert at creating interesting and engaging content for the supermarket shopper. He was able to do wonders within a very tight budget. He has extensive food knowledge and keeps up to date on the latest trends in recipes and restaurant menus. He works well mentoring young writers and marketers.

Glenn advanced some great ideas using social media such as Facebook and Twitter to build a fan base for our in-store network and distribute special coupon codes directly to consumers’ cell phones.

Ralph Dickinson
Principal at Dickinson Associates

Glenn excels at creating well written information from vague, sometimes technical and complex ideas. He has done writing, editing projects and created, managed and maintained a web site for a small businesses. Always asks good questions, raises good concerns and delivers an excellent product. Very easy to work with as well!