Joe is a former marketing & communications executive and two-time EMMY® winner with 25 years’ experience in the television postproduction industry. He has written articles for national and international trade magazines covering the fields of professional sound recording and video. As a freelance writer, he reviewed fiction for the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, the Florida Times-Union, and the Tampa Tribune.

He has co-written with Lynn Sholes BRAIN TRUST, THE TOMB, THE SHIELD, THE BLADE (bestselling Kindle book), THOR BUNKER, A Short Story, THE PHOENIX APOSTLES (#1 bestselling Kindle book) along with the Cotten Stone Thriller series: THE GRAIL CONSPIRACY (#1 bestselling Kindle book), THE LAST SECRET, THE HADES PROJECT, THE 731 LEGACY, and his latest, THORPE’S CANDLE. His novels have appeared on numerous international bestseller lists and have been translated into over 24 languages.

Joe is president emeritus of the International Thriller Writers. He writes full-time from his home on the banks of the Blackwater River near Pensacola, FL.