Thanks to the attendees and sponsors of

The 4th Annual Leaders’ Friday Luncheon Reception, June 2013

Our attendees:

Name Company Title
Aakash M. Patel Leaders Friday Luncheon Co-Founder
Adam Harden SoHo Capital Principal
Alex Romo Buzz Me
Alex Sink Hyde Park Capital Senior Vice President
Alexis Muellner Tampa Bay Business Journal Senior Vice President
Amy Rettig Nielsen VP Public Affairs
Anand Patel Pangea Realty Group President
Andrew Graham, Esq. HCI General Counsel
Andrew Hall AT&T – Florida Regional Director, External Affairs
Andrew McIntosh Fowler White Boggs Attorney
Angie Mazeres Bright House Networks Sr. Director Human Resources
Anna Morra USF Corporate Mentorship Volunteer
Anne Phillips Anne Phillips Photography Owner
Anne Pollack Mechanik Nuccio Hearne & Wester PA Shareholder
Annette Richmond Nielsen Market Leader
Anson Angail USF Corporate Mentorship Volunteer
Anthony Italiano EWI Construction Co-Owner
April Rose Monteith Chase Vice President
Bemetra Simmons BB&T Tampa Market President
Ben Diamond Akerman Senterfitt Partner
Bianca Conigliaro Oxford Exchange Club Manager
Blake Casper Caspers Company CEO
Blake Lucy Oxford Exchange Restaurant Manager
Brent Britton. Esq. GrayRobinson, P.A. Attorney
Brent Gordon The Gordon Law Firm Attorney
Brett Witkowski Jaffe Tilchin Wealth Management Investment Adviser
Brian Lieberman Ferreri Search Partner
Brian Seel Emerge Tampa Bay Chair
Bruce Faulmann Tampa Bay Times VP of Sales & Marketing
Caitlin Johnston Tampa Bay Times Staff Writer
Caleb Lewis Leaders Friday Luncheon Co-Founder
Carla Shah Home Shopping Network Associate Buyer
Cathy Kamm, Esq. Shook, Hardy & Bacon Attorney
Cathy Leone RGP Director
Charles E. Poe Merrill Lynch Investment Adviser
Chas Bruck SoHo Capital Co-Owner
Chip Fletcher Hillsborough County Attorney’s Office Attorney
Chris Wilkerson Tampa Bay Business Journal Deputy Editor
Christina Hiller Taylor White Consulting Consultant
Clint Babcock Sandler Training VP/Partner
Col. Andre Briere MacDill Air Force Base 6th Air Mobility Wing Vice Commander
Col. Scott DeThomas MacDill Air Force Base 6th Air Mobility Commander
Colleen Steinman Public Relations Professional
Corey Dylan 970 WFLA Co-Host “AM Tampa Bay”
Craig Diemer Know Colon Cancer, Inc. CEO
Dana Flesher ADP District Manager
Daniel Farmer M.E. Wilson Vice President
Daniel Martinez III Bank of Tampa Commercial Banker
Daniel Sayne Lasership Regional Sales Manager
David Pizzo Florida Blue Market President West Florida
Debbie Lundberg Presenting Powerfully Author/Speaker
Derek Pupello F.O.R.E. CEO
Dilip Kanji Impact Properties Owner
Djenee Dunn Elevate, Inc. Public Relations Assistant
Douglas Crawford Intern Beck
Dr. Derek Busciglio Busciglio Smiles Owner
Dr. Jeffrey Lowenkron University of South Florida CEO/Assistant Professor of Medicine
Dr. Kiran Patel Freedom Healthcare CEO
Dr. Krishna Nallamshetty Radiology Associates of Florida President
Dr. Pallavi Patel
Dr. Rahul Mehra Mehra Vista Health CEO
Dr. Ronald Vaughn University of Tampa President
Dr. Sami Nallamshetty Allergy & Immunology Florida Medical Clinic
Dr. Seenu Sanka JSA Medical Physician
Drew Marshall Corporate Interiors, Inc. President
Ed Montanari American Airlines Pilot
Elaine Smalling The DW Group Director of Business Development
Ellen Hochschwender Alpha House of Tampa Director of Development & Communications
Erica Shea Tampa Bay Business Journal Senior Account Executive
Ernest Hooper Tampa Bay Times Columnist
Fawda Hilili USF Corporate Mentorship Volunteer
Fazal Dasankop Jaffe Tilchin Wealth Management Investment Adviser
Francis Vayalumkal Candor Resources President
G. Douglas Letson, M.D. Moffitt Cancer Center Executive Vice President & Physician-in-Chief
Gene Marshall North-Star Bank Vice-Chairman
Giovanni Benedetto Channelside Capital Principal
Grace Posada Tampa Bay Times Marketing Manager
Grayson Kamm 10 News Reporter
Greg McCoskey Akerman Senterfitt Shareholder
H. John Meja Good Life Tampa Bay Host
India Witte University of South Florida Women in Leadership & Philanthropy
Irene Guy F&G partners Principal
James Chan Florida Next Foundation Member
Jamie Harden Creative Sign Designs President & CEO
Javier Gonzalez Season’s 52 General Manager
Jay Fisher Economic Recovery Group Founder & President
Jen Barrett Safety Harbor Spa
Jennifer Lux Walkie Talkie Co-founder
Jessica Huebner Leaders Friday Luncheon Co-Host
Jessica Neander Eckerd College ED Career Planning & Applied Learning
Jodi Marshall Corporate Interiors, Inc.
John Pehling Senior Vice President RS&H
John R. Schueler University of South Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Jose Bello Axa-Advisors Director of Business Development
Jose Carlos Jarquin USF Corporate Mentorship Volunteer
Joseph O’Keeffe RiscServ, LLC CIO/VP
Julie Connolly Elevate, Inc. Administrative Assistant
Karen Arnold Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President Investor Relations
Kasi Martin DTCC Tampa Specialist Marketing & Communications
Kathy Parker Bayfront Hospital
Katie Busciglio Manager Busciglio Smiles
Keeley Sheehan Tampa Bay Times Editorial Assistant
Kellye Dash The Busy Buddy Owner
Ken Hagan Hillsborough County Commissioner
Kevin DiTanna, Esq. Hyde Park Law Firm P.A. Attorney
Kevin Shukur Market President BBVA Compass Bank
Kim O’Brien Taylor White Consulting Senior Recruiting Manager
Kurt Didier Economic Recovery Group Chief Financial Officer
Lauren Pariseau National Sales Manager Boston Beer Company
Lee A. Mezrah Mezrah Financial President
Leonard Castiglione FGTB Holdings, LLC CEO
Leslie McCabe-Holm The Bank of Tampa Office Manager
Lexi Crawford Florida Next Foundation Member
Lilly Ho-Pehling LHP Consultant President & CEO
Lindsay Seel Tampa Heights Civic Association Recording Secretary
Loretta O’Keeffe Gibbons, Neuman, Bello, Segall, Allen & Halloran, P.A. Attorney
Manny Bhuller Corporate Interiors, Inc. Co-Owner
Marc Spencer, CFA US Trust Senior Vice President
Marie Crane Shear Enterprises, LLC Marketing
Mark Aesch TransPro Chief Executive Officer
Mark House Beck Managing Director
Mark Johnson Morrison Grove Capital Partner
Mark Sharpe Hillsborough County Commissioner
Mary Ellen Hogan Hogan Law Group Principal
Michael Robbins Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick LLP Shareholder
Michael Shea Bouchard Insurance Agent
Mike Harrison Tampa Bay Lightning Senior Director
Minesh Patel Impact Properties Vice President
Miray Holmes City of Tampa Community Partnership Engagement Manager
Monica Varner Elan Event Studio Owner & Event Planner
Nancy Vaughn Leaders Friday Luncheon Co-Host
Neal Anderson ci Industrial Senior Vice President
Ned Pope Florida Next Foundation President
Nitash Patel Serenity Dental Owner
Noah Pransky WTSP-TV Investigative Reporter
Norman Naudain Practice Perfect Marketing Lead Strategist
Paresh Patel HCI Group CEO
Patricia Langford Alpha House of Tampa Executive Director
Paul J. Steinman, P.E. Florida Department of Transportation District Seven Secretary
Peter Beck Owner Beck
Philippe Theodore Buzz Me Owner
Punit R. Shah Liberty Group President & COO
Ramesh Sambasivan
Ray Ifert BNY Mellon Wealth Management Regional Director
Rebekah Wood In The Zone TV Host
Renee Vaughn Williams Consulting Group President
Rep. James Grant Florida House of Representatives Representative
Richard Sanchez Advantica President
Rick Homans Tampa EDC President & CEO
Rick Houston Creative Sign Designs Account Manager
Rick Romo Buzz Me
Robert Sousa USF Corporate Mentorship Volunteer
Ryan Kratz Colliers President
Sam Ellison
Sam Gibbons Florida Next Foundation Member
Sara Alpert, Esq. Zuckerman Spaeder, LLP Attorney
Sarah Bolick USF Corporate Mentorship Volunteer
Scott Dollar Data-Tech Director of Sales
Scott Price Leaders Friday Luncheon Co-Founder
Shari Mezrah The Sleep Mom Author/Speaker
Shilen Patel Leaders Friday Luncheon Co-Founder
Shirin Kanji Impact Properties Vice-President
Sidney Morgan JSA Healthcare COO
Stefanie Fletcher Tampa Bay Times Photo Editor
Stephen Hickey Eddie V’s Managing Partner
Suze Shaffer Data-Tech Security Engineer
Suzy O’Malley Tampa Bay Lightning Manager of Partnership Development
Tamer Youssef River Crossing Group Owner
Taryn Smith Event Lab Nº. 1 Director of Client Management
Tim Jarrett Centre Club General Manager
Tim Marks Metropolitan Ministries President
Tim Rice Waddell Reed
Tom Stanton Leaders Friday Luncheon Co-Host
Woody Pollack GrayRobinson, P.A. Shareholder
Yvette Tremonti, C.P.A, M.B.A. Executive Vice President Strategy & Business Development
Zach Nolan Florida Next Foundation Member
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