Ilona Perry is an American born on the island of Bermuda. She spent over ten years in the finance industry in various roles from accounting to marketing, working with Fortune 500 companies. She helped start-up two companies, one valued at over ten million in its second year, and another with a billion dollars of capitalization. In 2006, she made the switch to film and has since been involved in everything from screenwriting and acting to producing. She was educated at University of South Florida, and is an avid hiker.