Author, Artist, Actor & Entrepreneur
D'Vaughn Marqui Bell is an award-winning entrepreneur most recognized for his online presence as a blogger/influencer. Having earned recognition from Forbes, Inc, USA Today, among many others, he has become a symbol for young minority business owners.
Based in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex, D'Vaughn is the founder of Marqui Media, Inc., Body By Bell, and Aura of Crystals. His ventures focus on helping both businesses and people reach their full potential.
D'Vaughn spent most of his life in Texas, but also grew up in Portland, Oregon. He began his first business on the playground in elementary school, where he started handing out business cards offering advice for 25 cents on the merry-go-round.
In high school, he was a four-sport athlete, which he credits for his intense work ethic and self-discipline. After graduating high school, he enlisted in the Marine Corps as a diesel mechanic. Today, he is self-taught in web design and marketing and owns more than 130 online websites. In his free time, he enjoys exercising, traveling, making music, and writing.