Mario Méndez, economy of words for Mario Ángel Méndez Féliz, was born in Cabral, Barahona, Dominican Republic, on September 12, 1955. He graduated in Economic Sciences from Instituto
Tecnológico de Santo Domingo on 1986. Méndez has been practicing Business journalism for more than 27 years at Hoy daily journal. He has published Reforma y Lucha de Intereses (Reform and conflict of interests; 1992); Políticos al Desnudo (Politicians exposed; 1994) and the poetry book El Legado de un Mortal (The legacy of a mortal; 2011).