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Joanna Franco

Joanna Franco is a Brazilian-American who has let her passion of travel and languages consume her life. At 22, she's a hardcore entrepreneur who works with her counterpart to produce, edit, and develop a travel show for broke twenty-somethings called "Shut Up and Go." In her spare time she eats chocolate, wanders the streets of Manhattan, and scrolls through Google Earth to plan her next adventure.

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