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David Aiken
CEMEX, Business Development Director
David C. Aiken; Commercial Development Director. With 37 years in the Palm Beach market his role is to connect the Dots between CEMEX’s resources a...
Sarah Alsofrom
GL Homes , Senior Director of Community Relations
A West Palm Beach native, Sarah Alsofrom is the Director of Community Relations for GL Homes.  Previously, she worked for Hanley Center Foundation,...
Kate Arrizza
Cox Science Center and Aquarium, President & CEO
Kate Arrizza is the President and CEO of the Cox Science Center and Aquarium.  After receiving her degree from the United States Naval Academy, she...
Andrew I. Ashby
M&T Bank, Senior Vice President
Andrew I. Ashby is a 27-year financial professional with extensive Retail Management, Project Manager, Private Banking, Business Banking, and Regio...
Jason Aube
Truist, Market President
Jason Aube is BB&T’s Market President for Palm Beach County. In 2010, he was asked to lead the newly formed South Florida Region of 70 branches a...
Sue Ellen Beryl
Palm Beach Dramaworks, Managing Director
Sue Ellen Beryl is Managing Director of Palm Beach Dramaworks, a professional theatre company she co-founded with her husband in September of 2000....
Edward Bishop
Locality Bank, SVP/SBA Director
George “Ed” Bishop is the SBA Director for Locality Bank, South Florida’s newest bank.  Ed’s focus is on SBA, Business Banking, Small Business Bank...
Bill Bone
Larmoyeux & Bone , Partner
Bill Bone was born in West Palm Beach and graduated from Atlantic High School in Delray Beach. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the Un...
Bill Bramlett
Centennial Bank, Commercial Team Lead Palm Beach County
Bill Bramlett is a Senior Commercial Lender with Centennial Bank. Centennial Bank currently has 76 branches in Florida, with the Palm Beach County ...
Samantha Bratter
BRATTER PA IMMIGRATION LAW FIRM, COO
Bridging the diversified fields of Management, Negotiation, Fashion, Branding, Philanthropy and Film, Ms. Bratter has defined her career with ind...
Joshua Bratter
BRATTER PA IMMIGRATION LAW FIRM
Joshua P. Bratter, Esq is the founder of BRATTER PA, a full-service international Immigration Law Firm assisting clients from around the world in...
Kathleen Breland
Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society, Chief Financial Officer
Kathleen D. Breland joined the Palm Beach Zoo in July 2009 as Chief Financial Officer. After a 20-year career with national homebuilder/developer C...
Janice Brunson
Valley , VP, Commercial Lending
Janice Brunson is a Commercial Lender with Valley Bank, a financial institution with over 91 years of experience. Valley Bank has 41 branches in Fl...
Brandon Cabrera
The BrandX Company, President/CEO
Brandon Cabrera is the Owner and President/CEO of The BrandX Company, a private real estate development firm with projects from single family homes...
Matthew Chait
Shutts & Bowen LLP, Partner
A West Palm Beach native, Matt Chait is a partner in the West Palm Beach office of statewide law firm Shutts & Bowen LLP. Chait focuses his practic...
Joe Chase
Gunster, Attorney
Joe Chase is a shareholder and business and corporate attorney with the Gunster law firm. In addition to assisting clients with their day-to-day ...
Brian Cheguis
iPlan & Design, Principal Planner
Brian T. Cheguis is Principal Planner at iPlan & Design and has worked as a land use planner in South Florida for more than 17 years. Mr. Cheguis...
Victoria Chouris
South Florida Fair & PBC Expositions, Inc., CEO
Vicki Chouris is Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the South Florida Fair. She attended Palm Beach State College and received her Maste...
Barbara Cipriano
Palm Beach State College, Provost
Barbara is the Provost at Palm Beach State College, Lake Worth campus. She was born in Poland and grew up in New Jersey. She received an M.S. in Hi...
Gina Clausen Lozier
Berger Singerman, LLP, Partner
Gina Clausen Lozier is a member of the Berger Singerman’s Dispute Resolution Team and focuses her practice on first and third party claims and cove...
Charles Cohen
Cohen Brothers Realty Corporation of Florida, President / CEO
Charles S. Cohen is the owner and President/CEO of Cohen Brothers Realty Corporation, a private national commercial real estate development and man...
Ian Cotner
AT&T Florida, Regional Dir. External & Legislative Affairs
Ian Cotner is AT&T's Regional Director of External and Legislative Affairs. He is responsible for coordinating AT&T's political, legislative and co...
Cody Crowell
Frisbie Group, Managing Director
Since joining in 2016, Cody Crowell has taken a leadership role guiding Frisbie Group as a preeminent investment organization, focused on placemaki...
Peter Cruise
Florida Atlantic University - LeRoy Collins Public Ethics Academy, Executive Director
Peter L. Cruise, Ph.D. is an Affiliate Associate Professor in the School of Public Administration and Executive Director of the FAU Public Ethics A...
Serge D'Haiti
Serge W. D'Haiti CPA, PLLC, CPA
Serge D’Haiti was born in Pahokee and is a graduate of Palm Beach Lakes Community High School.  He attained a BBA from Florida Atlantic University ...
Mark Dahlmeier
Jones Foster, Attorney
Mark Dahlmeier is a Jones Foster shareholder and a Florida Bar Board Certified specialist in real estate, focusing his practice in the area of comp...
Michael Davis
WGI, Inc., Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer
Michael Davis is Senior Vice President and shareholder at WGI (Wantman Group, Inc). As Chief Strategy Officer, he leads the development and impleme...
Darcy Davis
Health Care District of Palm Beach County, Chief Executive Officer
Darcy J. Davis, CEO of the Health Care District of Palm Beach County, has held key financial and operational roles during her 30 years in health ca...
Dave DeMay
Kast Construction , Senior Vice President
As the Vice President and a Principal at KAST Construction, I am responsable for growing our company geographically and within market sectors.  KAS...
Don DeWoody
Landmark Commercial Realty Advisors, CCIM, Principal
Donald K. DeWoody, Jr. has been actively involved in commercial real estate since 1988. Currently he is the principal and co-founder of WGCompass R...
Alissa Dhawan
HBK CPAs & Consultants, Principal
Alissa serves as Principal in the West Palm Beach, Florida office at HBK CPAs & Consultants. She recently transferred from our Mid-Atlantic region,...
Robert Diffenderfer
Lewis, Longman & Walker, P.A., Shareholder
Mr. Diffenderfer maintains a diverse governmental practice that includes complex environmental and land use matters, including representation befor...
Ray Dorsey
Insurance Office of America, Vice President/Partner
. Ray Dorsey, CIC, is a third generation resident of West Palm Beach, Florida. Following in his father and grandfathers footsteps he chose a career...
David Ecija
Hilton West Palm Beach, General Manager
David Ecija has been with Hilton Worldwide for 20 years, 15 of which have been with Hilton in Europe, Asia, Latin American and now US at Hilton Wes...
Robert Frisbie
Frisbie Group, Managing Director
Robert Frisbie Jr. is a managing director of the Frisbie Group, a leading private investment firm with a focus on performance and community leaders...
Robin Galanti Solo
Moss & Associates, LLC, Director of Business Development
C. Robin Galanti is the Director of Business Development for Moss & Associates. Ms. Galanti earned her B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the Un...
Allen Gast
Gast Construction Group, President
Allen Gast is the Founder and President of Gast Construction Group, an award winning, full-service Construction Management Firm located in West Pal...
Jake Geleerd
Tortoise Properties , Owner/CEO
Jake Geleerd is president and CEO of Palm Beach County-headquartered Tortoise Properties, a well-capitalized, privately held commercial and residen...
Francisco Gil
Sympatico Real Estate Inc., Manager
Francisco Gil is manager and operator of Sympatico Real Estate, a real estate holding and management firm, which was founded in 2004. Francisco man...
David Gobeo
FordHarrison LLP, Office Managing Partner
David Gobeo, Esq., is a Partner of FordHarrison LLP who focuses his practice primarily on litigation.  Mr. Gobeo received his J.D. from the Univers...
Patricia Godwin
Coral Gables Trust Company , Senior Vice President
Patricia Godwin is a Wealth Advisor for Coral Gables Trust Company, one of the top wealth management firms headquartered in Florida.  As Manager of...
David Goodlett
Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative of Florida, Senior VP of Public Relations
David joined Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative of Florida in 1991 working out of their West Palm Beach location in the downtown area and was appointed...
Ned Grace
NDT Development, Managing Partner
Ned Grace is the Co-Founder and Managing Partner at NDT Development. At NDT, Ned is responsible for business development, deal sourcing, financing,...
Dale Hedrick
Hedrick Brothers Construction, CEO
Dale R. Hedrick, LEED AP BD+C, is the Founder & President of Hedrick Brothers Construction, a privately-owned company headquartered in West Palm Be...
Cliff Hertz
Nelson Mullins, Managing Partner
Clifford Hertz has been named a 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” for Land Use and Zoning Law in West Palm Beach by The Best Lawyers in America©. Only a si...
Christopher Hopkins
McDonald Hopkins LLC, Member / Attorney
Christopher B. Hopkins is a member of McDonald Hopkins LLC, a business advisory and advocacy law firm. He has more than 20 years of trial and appel...
James Hutchison
EisnerAmper, Partner
James Hutchison is a Certified Public Accountant and Partner at Caler, Donten, Levine, Cohen, Porter & Veil, P.A., a certified public accounting fi...
Chadi Irani
Palm Beach Post, The, Regional Vice President of Advertising
Chadi Irani is the Regional Vice President of advertising at The Palm Beach Post and LocalIQ. He has developed a team that handles all aspects of d...
Barbara James
Baptist Health , Director of Development & Support
Barbara James currently serves as Vice President of the Baptist Health Foundation Baptist Health South Florida.  After raising her family in the Pa...
Jeremy Johnson
Historical Society of Palm Beach County, President & CEO
Jeremy Johnson has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Historical Society of Palm Beach County since May 2011. Prior to join...
James Johnson
Blue Ocean Capital, Director of Operations
Jimmy Johnson currently serves as a Senior Client Advisor and Director of Operations with Blue Ocean Capital, a wealth management and multi-family ...
Deborah Johnson
Trustbridge Hospice Foundation, President/CEO
Deborah has dedicated her career to serving non-profit organizations. She sees fundraising as a value proposition and an opportunity to align one’s...
Robi Jurney
Quantum House, CEO
After attending Cardinal Newman, Robi graduated from Spring Hill College in Mobile, Alabama, and returned home to start a family and a career in th...
Susan Kaplan
Fuoco Group/TFG Related Entities
Susan is a director of the award-winning Fuoco Group and its TFG Related Entities located in South Florida and in New York. Most notably, she is re...
Ken Kennerly
The Honda Classic
Kenneth R. Kennerly is a 29-year sports marketing industry veteran. Kennerly, the President & CEO of K2 Sports Ventures, is also the Executive Dire...
Sally Kimball
Ambassador Realty Corp., Broker/Owner
Sally Kimball founded Ambassador Realty Corp. over 29 years ago.  Coming from the tax shelter business, Sally put her knowledge of the real estate ...
Rex Kirby
Verdex Construction, President
 Rex Kirby is President of Verdex Construction, a company recognized by the South Florida Business Journal as Start Up Business of the Year in 20...
Robert Kirschner
Passport Publications & Media Corporation, President / Publisher
In 1989, Mr. Kirschner launched Passport Publications & Media Corporation (PP&M) as a high-end custom publishing and media firm specializing in enh...
Don Kiselewski
Florida Power & Light Company, Sr. Director of External Affairs
Don Kiselewski is Senior Director of External Affairs for Florida Power & Light Company, the third-largest electric utility in the United States, s...
Taniel Koushakjian
BreakThru Strategies, Founder, CEO
Taniel Koushakjian is the CEO & Founder of BreakThru Strategies, a government relations and political consulting firm. A Palm Beach County native a...
Anthony LaCavalla
Huizenga Holdings, Inc.
Anthony LaCavalla is the Vice President North End Development for the industry leading Rybovich Boat Company, LLC, a Mega Yacht marina and refit an...
John Lacy, CPWA®
The Lacy Wealth Management Group, Managing Director, Portfolio Manager, Wealth Management Advisor, Sports & Entertainment Advisor
John is Managing Director and founder of the Lacy Wealth Management Group at Merrill. Drawing upon 27 years of experience, his philosophy is "It Al...
Jill Lanigan
Song + Associates, Inc., Principal
Jill Lanigan is a Principal of Song + Associates, Inc. which provides architecture, planning and interior design services to both public entities a...
David Layman
Greenberg Traurig, P.A., Principal Shareholder
David is a Shareholder in the Real Estate Practice Group of the international law firm of Greenberg Traurig, which has approximately 1900 lawyers i...
Matthew Leger
Broward, Palm Beaches & St. Lucie REALTORS, Senior Vice President of Public Policy & External Affairs
Matthew Leger is the Senior Vice President of Public Policy & External Affairs for the Broward, Palm Beaches & St. Lucie REALTORS®, the third large...
Ted Leshinski
KEITH, Business Development
Ted Leshinski is a Business Development leader for KEITH focused on building community throughout Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast. For mor...
Gary Lesser
Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith, PLLC, Managing Partner
Gary attended George Washington University, where he graduated with a B.A. in International Affairs.  Gary attended University of Miami School of L...
Scott Lewis
Scott Lewis' Gardening & Trimming, Owner
Scott Lewis, has managed Scott Lewis Gardening & Trimming (“SLGT”) for 41 years.  He attended The Hotchkiss School, graduated from Duke University,...
Jannie Matheson Gerds
Jannie Matheson Gerds, REALTOR, Illustrated Properties, REALTOR
After 20-plus years as an advertising creative on global brands, Jannie Matheson changed careers to real estate and is currently a Realtor with Ill...
Luis Matos
Acumenian, President
Acumenian's President, Luis Matos, is an innovative thinker who approaches business with an agile mindset, bringing people together, identifying sy...
Cynthia McCauley
St. Mary's Medical Center and The Palm Beach Children's Hospital, CEO
Cynthia McCauley is Chief Administrative Officer of St. Mary's Medical Center and the Palm Beach Children's Hospital. She is responsible for all st...
Mark McConn
UHealth, University of Miami Health System, Concierge Medicine
Dr. McConn has been a physician for more than 30 years and is seeing concierge medicine patients in the newly opened UHealth Concierge Medicine at ...
Joseph McCool
The Glenmede Trust Company, N.A.
Joseph McCool is a Business Development Director in Glenmede’s Florida office. He is responsible for cultivating relationships with endowments, fou...
Susan Merola-McConn
UHealth, University of Miami Health System, Concierge Medicine
Dr. Susan Merola-McConn is board certified in family medicine. She earned a medical degree from St. Georges University School of Medicine and com...
Jaene Miranda
Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County, Inc., President & CEO
Jaene Miranda was named President & CEO of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County in August of 2013. Founded in 1971, the Boys & Girls Clubs o...
Sheri Montgomery
Good Samaritan Medical Center, Chief Executive Officer
Sheri Montgomery, chief executive officer of Good Samaritan Medical Center, has been selected to serve on the Board of Directors of the Chamber of ...
Drew Mukaddam
Ancona Real Estate , Real Estate Agent
Drew Mukaddam is a Florida native real estate agent with Ancona Real Estate. Prior to transitioning to real estate, Mukaddam spent a decade learnin...
Penny Murphy
Pioneer Linens, President
Penny Murphy is the President of Pioneer Linens which is located on Clematis Street in downtown West Palm Beach, Florida. This luxury linen and hom...
Sheriann Namer
Nova Southeastern University
Sheriann Namer is the Advancement Officer for the Palm Beach Campus of Nova Southeastern University (NSU), and is responsible for connecting NSU wi...
Godwin Okolie
Wintrice Money Advisors, LLC , Chief Investment Officer
Godwin Okolie is the CEO and founder of Wintrice Money Advisors, LLC a money manager, wealth management advisor boutique firm located in downtown W...
Harvey Oyer
Shutts & Bowen LLP, Partner
Harvey E. Oyer, III is a partner in the law firm of Shutts & Bowen LLP, an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Miami School of Law, and a...
Jorge Pesquera
Discover the Palm Beaches, President & CEO
Jorge Pesquera joined Discover The Palm Beaches as president and CEO in November 2007 to lead the region’s destination marketing organization. Pr...
Kevin Probel
CBRE, First Vice-President
Kevin Probel is a First Vice President of Transaction and Advisory Services at CBRE. With more than 25 years of experience in the commercial real e...
Michael Pumo
WPEC-TV CBS 12 News Compluse Digital Solutions, VP/General Manager
Michael Pumo is the General Manager of CBS12 Television, CBS12.com, CBS12 Mobile and the CBS12 Social Media networks. During his 34 years in televi...
Gopal Rajegowda
Related Companies, Senior VP
Gopal Rajegowda is a Senior Vice President at Related Companies and Managing Partner of Related Urban-Southeast, a development platform focused on ...
Amit Rastogi
Jupiter Medical Center, President & CEO
Amit Rastogi, MD, MHCM is president and chief executive officer of Jupiter Medical Center. Prior to joining, Dr. Rastogi held executive roles at Ya...
Richard Reikenis
Reikenis & Associates, LLC, President
Mr. Reikenis is responsible for business development and infrastructure program management on behalf of Reikenis and Associates? clients in Florida...
Robert Rennebaum
Simmons & White, Inc., President
Rob Rennebaum is the President of Simmons and White, Inc., a West Palm Beach engineering firm performing civil and traffic engineering services. ...
David Rodin
UHealth, University of Miami Health System, Urologist
Dr. David Rodin is a urologist with the Desai Sethi Urology Institute/UHealth West Palm Beach and the medical director of UHealth West Palm Beach. ...
Patrick Rooney
Palm Beach Kennel Club/PBKC, President
Patrick J. Rooney Jr. is President of the Palm Beach Kennel Club. Rooney graduated from Clemson University with a BFA in Political Science, went ...
Benjamin Sadler
Florida Crystals Corporation
Ben Sadler is a native Floridian, having returned from a 20 year sojourn to South Carolina for college, law school, military service, and starting ...
Tim Sargent
Safe Harbor Marinas, COO - International Marinas
Timothy (Tim) Sargent began his career with Arthur Andersen LLP as Tax Account Manager where his responsibilities included tax planning and complia...
Jon Schmidt
Schmidt Nichols, President
With over 20 years of experience, Jon Schmidt is the Principal Landscape Architect at Jon E. Schmidt & Associates Inc. Jon's expertise in land plan...
Debra Schwinn
Palm Beach Atlantic University, President
Dr. Debra A. Schwinn, an accomplished higher education academic leader, innovator, scientist and physician, was named president-elect of Palm Bea...
George Slaterpryce
Entricio, CEO
George is an enterprise-level technology expert. He has worked as a VP, CEO, and CTO with a diverse group of companies. George likes the challenge ...
Salesia Smith-Gordon
Smith-Gordon Law, Attorney-Managing Partner
Salesia Smith-Gordon, a second generation lawyer of 26 years, founded her boutique, solo-practice personal injury law firm in 1993. Salesia has a p...
Ann Marie Sorrell
Mosaic Group, The, President & CEO
Ann Marie Sorrell is the president and CEO of The Mosaic Group, a full-service marketing, public relations and events management firm based in West...
Ali Soule
Brightline, VP, Community Relations
Ali Soule is the VP of Community Relations at Brightline Trains. She has more than a decade of experience developing and executing strategic publ...
Lisa Stella
Opportunity Early Childhood Education and Family Center, Development Director
Lisa Stella worked in corporate America for 20 years as a business development, sales, marketing, and project management professional. Inspired to ...
John Templeton
Templeton & Company, LLP, Partner & Audit Director
John Templeton is an Audit Partner with Templeton & Company and leads the firm's Audit and Accounting Services Division.  He is an experienced prov...
Kenneth Theriot
TheRiot Agency, LLC, Executive Director
Kenneth Theriot is the Executive Director of TheRiot Agency and a graduate of the University of South Florida. Kenneth’s tenured experience of over...
Stephen Travers
The Square, District Manager
Stephen Travers is the District Manager of Rosemary Square with Related Companies.   With more than 40 years in leadership roles managing teams in ...
Ken Tuma
Urban Design Studio, Managing Principal
Ken is Managing Principal of Urban Design Kilday Studios, a land planning and landscape architecture firm in West Palm Beach, Florida which he owns...
Teresa Urquhart
Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center, CEO
Teresa Urquhart is the Chief Executive Officer of Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center. As CEO, she is responsible for overseeing all strategic, opera...
Debra Vasilopoulos
FIRST HORIZON BANK, Market President
Debra Vasilopoulos is the Market President of IBERIABANK. She is a recognized leader with more than 30 years of experience in Private Wealth manage...
Joe Verdone
Carlton Fields , Certified Planner / Government Consultant
Joseph Verdone has been a certified planner and government consultant with Carlton Fields for more than two decades. He has 30 years of professiona...
Lindsey White
Hanley Foundation, Chief Development Officer
Lindsey White is Chief Development Officer of the Hanley Foundation, a statewide nonprofit dedicated to eliminating substance abuse through prevent...
William Williams
Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath, Partner
William S. Williams, is a partner at the Personal Injury law firm of Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath. He limits his legal practice to persona...

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