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Ramon Quintana

in El Paso

A City that Roars Images

PRESENTED ON JUN 28, 2018
IN EL PASO @ VOL 19

Ramón Quintana has a degree in Law, Communication Sciences and Psychology with a Master's degree in Research. Ramon is a proud native of Cd. Juarez in the western-peripheral zone and a communicator in Orbita in 106.7fm and also a photographer of occasion and journalist of necessity.  

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