Jessica Huebner, Aakash M. Patel, Shilen K. Patel & Nancy Vaughn

Thank the attendees and sponsors of

The 3rd Annual Leaders’ Friday Luncheon Reception, June 2012

Our attendees:

Name Company Title
Mr. Mark Abernathy Berkley Research Group Director
Ms. Cristina Abreu Nielsen Director of Business Analytics
Ms. Kelly Addington USF Women in Leadership & Philanthropy Assistant Director of Development
Ms. Kristin Alongi PDR Certified Public Accountants Senior Auditor
Mr. Jeff Ames Tampa Steel Erecting Company Vice-President of Operations
Mrs. Julie Ames
Mr. Anthony Anselmo Fifth-Third Bank Business Banking
Mrs. Karen Arnold Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Sr. VP of Investor Relations
Dr. Ken Atwater Hillsborough Community College President
Mr. Paul Ayres USF CAMLS Director of Sales & Marketing
Mr. Clint Babcock Sandler Training Instructor
Hon. Rick Baker University of South Florida VP of Research & Innovation
Mrs. Maryann Balbo Tampa Bay Times VP of Sales & Marketing
Mr. Bill Barker Florida Communications Group President
Ms. LaFern Batie The Batie Group Business Strategist
Mr. Jose Bello Bay Pop Media LLC VP of Sales
Mr. Steve Bernstein Fisher & Phillips Partner
Ms. Alice Bessette Leadership Tampa Bay Executive Director
Mr. James Brearley Brearley Inc. Principal
Mr. Brent Britton Gray Robinson, P.A. Attorney
Mr. Derrick Brooks Tampa Bay Storm President
Mr. Louis Buccino CITI Group Director of Community Relations
Mrs. Christine Burdick Tampa Downtown Partnership President
Mr. Steve Burton Broad and Cassel Managing Partner
Mr. Kevin Byrne Valencia Realty Principal
Mr. Jason Carroll Florida Aquarium Director of Sales & Events
Mr. Blake Casper Casper’s Company Chief Executive Officer
Hon. Jane Castor Tampa Police Department Chief
Dr. Paul Christian Comprehensive Physcian Services Owner
Mr. Tommy Chuck WLFZ-FM Tampa Bay Program Director
Mr. Andrew Cohen All Covered Managing Director
Mr. Steve Cona Associated Builder’s & Contractors Chief Operating Officer
Ms. Kami Corbett Foley Lardner Attorney
Ms. Courtney Coton University of South Florida Student
Mrs. Sharon Danco Glenn Rasmussen Shareholder
Mr. Joe DeLuca Tampa Bay Times Publisher, TampaBay.com
Mr. David Devaney The Beck Group Project Manager
Mrs. Christina Diamond

Mr. Benjamin Diamond Akernman Senterfitt Attorney
Gen. Chip Diehl Diehl & Associates Managing Director
Mrs. April Diemer Creative Recycling Systems Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Kevin DiTanna Hyde Park Law Firm Owner
Mr. Stephen Dornfeld Busted Blues Member
Mr. Matt Dumar Grant Thorton LLP Partner
Ms. Diane Egner 83 Degrees Media Managing Editor & Publisher
Ms. Amanda Eichmann
Mrs. Mary Ellen Elia Hillsborough County Public Schools Superintendent
Mr. Jon Epps Junior Achievement
Mr. Julio Esquivel Shumaker Loop & Kendrick Managing Partner
Mr. Bruce Faulmann Tampa Bay Times Vice-President of Sales & Marketing
Mr. Charles Fletcher Gray Robinson, P.A. Attorney
Mr. Dan Forbes Financial Advisor
Mr. Sammi Fousak Busted Blues Member
Mr. Omar Fuentes Professional Insurance Services Senior Risk Manager
Mr. TG Ganeshan Busch Gardens Director of Finance
Ms. Samantha Gant Digalign LLC Marketing Director
Mr. Richard George Junior Achievement of West Central Florida President
Ms. Julie Gillespie University of South Florida Assistant Vice-President
Mr. Gordon Gillette Tampa Electric & People’s Gas President
Mr. Bryan Glazer Tampa Bay Buccaneers Co-Chairman
Mr. Javier Gonzalez Season’s 52 General Manager
Mr. Brent Gordon The Gordon Law Firm Owner
Ms. Ashley Grant Bay Pop Media LLC Photographer
Ms. Irene Guy F & G Partners Principal
Hon. Ken Hagan Hillsborough County Commission Commissioner
Mr. Jack Harris 970 WFLA Morning Host
Mr. Stephen Hickey Timpano Italian Chophouse General Manager
Hon. Al Higginbotham Hillsborough County Commissioner
Mr. Rob Higgins Tampa Bay Sports Commission Executive Director
Ms. Ellen Hochschwender Alpha House of Tampa Director of Development
Mrs. Mary Ellen Hogan Bryant Miller Olive Attorney
Mr. Gregory Holden Manning & Napier Vice-President
Mr. Clayton Hollis Publix Supermarkets VP Government Affairs
Ms. Stephanie Holmquist-Johnson Holmquist Educational Consultants, Inc. President & CEO
Mr. Ernest Hooper Tampa Bay Times Columnist
Mrs. Lilly Ho-Pehling Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Board Member
Mr. Mark House The Beck Group Managing Director
Mr. Derek Houston Trenam Kemker Attorney
Mrs. Jessica Huebner Berkley Research Group LLC Managing Consultant
Mr. Brett Huebner University of South Florida Associate Athletic Director
Mr. Ray Ifert BNY Mellon Wealth Management Regional Director
Hon. Pam Iorio “StraightForward: Ways to Live & Lead” Author
Mr. Danny Jackson Cherry, Bekaert & Holland LLP Business Consulting Principal
Mr. Garrett Johnson SendHub Co-Founder
Mr. Octavio Jones Tampa Bay Times Photographer
Mr. Dilip Kanji Impact Properties Principal
Mr. Josh Kantor AmeriLife Group Manager of Acquisitions & Strategy
Mr. Brian Keenan First National Bank of the Gulf Coast Regional President
Mrs. Cynthia Keenan Alpha House of Tampa Board of Director
Mr. Kyle Keith PNC Bank Vice-President
Mr. Jaime Kenney Florida Student Summit
Mr. Michael Kilgore Straz Center for the Performing Arts Vice-President of Marketing
Mr. Guy King ME Wilson President
Dr. Stephen Klasko USF College of Medicine Dean
Mr. Brian Lamb Fifth-Third Bank President
Mr. Craig Latimer Hillsborough County Supervisor of Elections Chief of Staff
Ms. Rhea Law Fowler White Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Tod Leiweke Tampa Bay Lightning Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Jason Levy Professional Insurance Services President
Mr. Caleb Lewis Bishop & Associates Associate
Mr. Damon Lister Nielsen Business Process Improvement
Mr. George Lufriu
Mrs. April Lufriu Lufriu Marble Vice-President
Mr. Michael Lundberg
Mrs. Debbie Lundberg Debbie Lundberg Life & Business Coaching Principal
Mr. Fraser MacKechnie Amscot Financial Vice-President
Mr. Jay Madhu Homeowner’s Choice Insurance President-Real Estate
Ms. Nina Mahoney International Plaza & Bay Street Marketing & Sponsorship Director
Mr. Michael Mariani Hyde Park Capital Associate
Mrs. Margaret Mariani
Mr. Drew Marshall Corporate Interiors Inc. President
Mr. Bill McBride Barnett, Bolt, Kirkwood, Long & McBride, PA Partner
Mrs. Leslie McCabe-Holm Bank of Tampa Office Manager
Mr. Kevin Mccarthy Frog Hair Founder
Mr. Bill McCausland USF Alumni Association Executive Director
Mr. Andrew McIntosh Fowler White Attorney
Dr. Rahul Mehra Mehra Vista Health Chief Medical Officer
Mr. H. John Meja Good Life Tampa Bay Host
Mr. Joe Meterchick PNC Bank Regional President
Mr. Lee Mezrah Mezrah Financial President
Ms. Bridgette Mill Tampa Bay Buisness Journal Publisher
Mr. Kelly Miller Tampa Bay & Company Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Joel Momberg University of South Florida Foundation Chief Executive Officer
Ms. April Monteith JP Morgan Chase Bank, NA Vice-President
Mr. Rob Montgomery Bay Cities Bank Vice-President
Ms. Kaley Moon University of South Florida Student
Mrs. Gina Morales Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Public Relations Manager
Mr. Alexis Muellner Tampa Bay Buisness Journal Editor
Mrs. Jennifer Murphy Sun Trust Banks, Inc. Vice-President
Mr. Ryan Nece The Ryan Nece Foundation President
Mr. Andrew Nestor Tampa Bay Rowdies President
Ms. Julie Nielsen Berkley Research Group Director
Mrs. Kim O’Brien Taylor White Consulting Recruity & Consulting Manager
Mr. Joseph O’Keefe RicServ, LLC Vice-President
Mrs. Loretta O’Keefe Gibbons Neuman Attorney
Mrs. Linda O’Rourke O’Rourke and Associates Principal
Mr. Jason Osborne 2012 Republican National Convention Director of External Affairs
Mr. Wit Ostrenko MOSI Chief Executive Officer
Ms. Betty Otter-Nickerson University of South Florida
Mr. Doug Pace Bayshore Solutions Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Minesh Patel Impact Properties Director
Mr. Ravi Patel Pangea Realty Group Associate
Mr. Aakash Patel Elevate, Inc. President
Mr. Shilen Patel The HealthAxis Group Chairman
Dr. Kiran Patel Freedom Health Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Pallavi Patel Straz Center for the Performing Arts Board Member
Mr. Tejas Patel Premier Parking USA Principal
Mr. Paresh Patel Homeowner’s Choice Insurance Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Anand Patel Pangea Realty Group State Broker
Mr. John Pehling RS&H Vice-President
Mrs. Dawn Phillips Tampa Bay Times Tampa Advertising Manager
Ms. Lauren Pizzo Florida State University College Law Student
Mr. David Pizzo Florida Blue Market President West Florida
Mr. Charlie Poe Merrill Lynch Advisor
Mr. Woody Pollack Gray Robinson, P.A. Attorney
Mrs. Anne Pollack

Mechanik
Nuccio Hearne & Wester, P.A.

Attorney
Ms. Grace Posada Tampa Bay Times Marketing Manager
Mr. Barry Powers Digalign Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Scott Price Align-CPA Managing Director
Mr. Bill Price PDR Certified Public Accountants Shareholder
Mr. Jib Reagan Saint Leo University Development Officer
Mr. Randall Reid The Fiorentino Group Managing Director
Mr. Jarrett Reiger Moffitt Cancer Center Associate General Counsel
Ms. Jan Resch University of South Florida Foundation Director of Development
Mrs. Amy Rettig Nielsen Vice President of Public Affairs
Ms. Kelly Ritrievi USF Women in Leadership & Philanthropy Executive Director
Mr. Michael Robbins Shumaker Loop & Kendrick Partner
Mr. Tony Sasso Fifth-Third Bank Membership Banking Officer
Mr. Will Scecina Busted Blues Member
Mr. Peter Schorsch SaintPetersBlog Executive Editor
Mr. John Schueler Media General
Mr. Brian Seel The Beck Group Senior Project Engineer
Mr. Derek Sell Digalign LLC Graphic Designer
Hon. Mark Sharpe Hillsborough County Commission Commissioner
Mr. Mike Shea Bouchard Insurance Associate
Mrs. Erica Shea Tampa Bay Business Journal Advertising Consultant
Mr. Dennis Sheaffer MobileCigarLounge National Sales Consultant
Ms. Rhonda Shear Shear Enterprises, Inc. Founder
Ms. Bemetra Simmons BB&T Bank Senior Vice-President
Ms. Alex Sink Florida Next Foundation Chair
Mr. Holley Sinn Studio 10 Co-Host
Mr. Evan Smith Caroline & Evan Photography Photographer
Ms. Diana Smith Renew Medical Supplies
Mr. Marc Spencer Bank of America Private Wealth Management Senior Vice-President
Mr. Kareem Spratling Bryant Miller Olive Attorney
Mr. Jimmy St. Louis Advanced Health Care Partners Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Tom Stanton IT Authorities, Inc. Sale Manager
Mr. Michael Stewart 717 South Restaurant Owner
Mrs. Nicole Stokes Northwestern Mutual Financial Network Financial Reprsentative
Ms. Allison Stokes Ryan Nece Foundation Executive Director
Ms. Breanne Strepina

Florida
Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

Biologist
Mr. Scott Strepina SDS Marketing LLC Principle
Mr. Alan Suskey Three Bridges Advisors, Inc. Vice-President
Dr. Deborah Sutherland USF CAMLS Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Javier Taranoff The Absum Group Director
Mr. Phillippe Theodore World of Beer Owner
Mrs. Kim Thresher Thresher & Thresher PA Partner
Mr. Vick Tipnes Blackstone Medical Services President
Ms. Kelly Torres University of South Florida Student
Ms. Natalie Valle University of South Florida Student
Mrs. Monica Varner Elan Event Studio Principal
Mrs. Nancy Vaughn White Book Agency Principal
Mr. Lenny Vaughn Fed Ex Tampa Bay Regional Manager
Mr. Francis Vayalumkal Candor Resources Owner
Mr. Steve Versnick 970 WFLA, 620 WDAE, & 1250 WHNZ Program Director
Mr. Richard Waino Tampa Port Authority Chief Executive Officer
Ms. Anderson Wakefield ISO Health Care Partners, LLC. Director of Development
Mr. Mark Walsh University of South Florida Assistant VP for Government Relations
Mr. Josh Walther Inspire Entertainment Owner
Mr. David Warner Creative Loafing Editor
Hon. Will Weatherford Florida House of Representatives Speaker Designee
Mr. Whit Webster Mangrove Equity Partners Advisor
Mrs. Tanya Wilder TECO Energy Director of Community Relations
Mr. Chris Wilkerson Tampa Bay Buisness Journal Deputy Editor
Mr. Chris Williams Camden Property Trust District Manager
Mr. Wayne Williams
Mr. Gregory Wolf 970 WFLA, 620 WDAE, & 1250 WHNZ Promotions Director
Mr. Mike Worrall Busch Gardens Director of Business Analysis
Mr. Tamer Youssef Wealth Plan Advantage Owner
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