Tim Leffel is president of Al Centro Media, a diversified web publishing company encompassing multiple blogs, online magazines, and resource sites. He oversees the work of 19 bloggers and dozens of freelance contributors on a monthly basis. He is founder and editor of Perceptive Travel, an award-winning online travel magazine for independent travelers with open senses and open minds. Since 2006 it has been home to the best travel stories from authors on the move. Perceptive Travel has featured writing from some of the most highly-regarded travel writers in the world and also contains travel book reviews, world music reviews, and a blog.