OUR GUESTS
May 2016
Lee Mezrah
CEO, Mezrah Financial
David Weber
Attorney, Petitt Worrell
April 2016
Joni James
CEO, St. Petersburg Downtown Partnership
Tom Scott
Regional Leaders, XO Communications
Webb Bond
Director of Risk Management, Ferman Automotive Group
March 2016
Alpesh Patel
CEO, Benzer Pharmacy
Pinal Patel
Owner, Pigalle Vodka
Robert Roubideaux
Public Relations Manager, Neiman Marcus
Alex Chamberlain
EasyLiving Home Care
February 2016
Dheer Lashkari
Portfolio Manager, K&P Holdings
Yvonne Fry
Chief Fry Cook, Fryed Egg Productions
Jami Gold
Vice President of Business Development, Hyde Park Capital Partners LLC
December 2015
Janak Amin
Sunshine Bank
Don Phillips
Phillips Development & Realty, LLC
Justin Bean
Business Development & Sales Manager, Reusable Transport Packaging
November 2015
Dr. Indraneel Das
Founder & Portfolio Manager, Pearl Brook Capital Management
Wes Strickland
VP of Marketing, Grow Financial
Dan Holland
Insight
August 2015
Raju Dantuluri
Founder & CEO, NextSphere Technologies
Tee Grizzard
Lassiter Ware Insurance
Jane Mak
Owner & Broker, JM Real Estate Solutions
Ron Christaldi
Partner, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick
July 2015
Isha Haley
Managing Principal Consultant, Heart and Soul Community Development
Jackie Walker
Wardrobe Stylist and Author
Justin Day
Lobbyist, The Advocacy Group
June 2015
William Cantrell
Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins
Dr. Susan Dellinger
Founder, Pyscho Gemoetrics System
Dave Newhard
Financial Advisor, Ameriprise Financial Services
William Schimensky
CEO, SocialFinity Marketing Group
May 2015
Hugh S. Campbell
CEO, AC4S
Jess J. Johnson
Senior Managing Director, Savills Studley Occupier Services Inc.
Webb Bond
Director of Risk Management, Ferman Motor Car Company
March 2015
Milind Bharvirkar
President, Priatek
Bob Gries
Founder & Principal, Gries Investment Funds
Jim Ray
Platinum Bank
Kevin Plummer
Head of School, Tampa Preparatory School
February 2015
J. Carter Andersen, Esq.
Bush Ross, P.A.
Elizabeth Frasier
Executive Director, Tampa Bay Lightning Foundation
Perry Van Der Beck
Assistant General Manager, Tampa Bay Rowdies
January 2015
Dr. Krishna Nallamshetty
President, Radiology Associates of Florida
Marleen Geyen
President of Geyen Group South Inc.
Mark Criser
Shareholder, Hill, Ward, Henderson
Sherrice Rose
Clinic Co-Director, Therapydia-Tampa
June 2014
Manny Bhuller
Chief Executive Officer, CI-Group
George Chambers
Tampa Outsourcing LLC
Shanna Rosenbluth
Annual Giving Manager, Glazer Children's Museum
Brittany Maxey
Patent Attorney, Maxey Law Offices
May 2014
Bemetra L. Simmons
Hillsborough Market President, BB&T Bank
Daniel James Scott
Associate Director, USFSP Entrepreneurship/Founder, Alorum
Kelly A. Flannery
President/CEO, South Tampa Chamber of Commerce
April 2014
Marcy Lanoue
Director of Development, USF Bulls Club
Susan Blackburn
Regional Executive, Sabadell United Bank
Lisa Yob
Executive Director, Yob Family Foundation
Jessica Rivelli
Founder, Working Women of Tampa Bay/Working Women of Florida
March 2014
Dave Ferrainolo
Partner, Hall Prangle and Schooneveld, LLC
Kevin Hourigan
President & CEO, Bayshore Solutions
Ben Malek
Founder & CEO, Malek Worldwide
February 2014
Tara Richter
Author, Richter Publishing
Mary E. Pocengal
Audit Manager, PDR CPAs
Jennifer Juul
Owner, Leap Innovations
Laura McElroy
Tampa Police PIO
January 2014
Michael Kass
Partner, Kass Shuler
Ann Madsen
Executive Director, The Centre For Women
Michael Robbins
Partner, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick
December 2013
Angela Ardolino
Founder/Publisher of Tampa Bay Parenting Magazine
Kamlesh “Kash” Darji
Executive Director, TiE
Franco Ripple
Tampa Bay Director, Cate Communications
Brian Lieberman
Partner, Ferreri Search
November 2013
TG Ganeshan
CFO, Busch Gardens
Cathy Kamm
Attorney, Shook Hardy & Bacon
Dr. Carmella Sebastian, M.D.
Wellness Educator & Author
Michael Mariani
Hyde Park Capital
October 2013
Sarah Barrantes
Cott Beverages
Andrew Blikken
Director, MyBike.org
James Bassil
CEO, Taylor White
September 2013
Woody Pollack
Attorney, Gray Robinson
Kyle Matthews
Founder, Because of Ezra
Joezette Hite
Owner, Crave Spa
Mark Aesch
CEO, TransPro
August 2013
Derek Pupello, MBA
CEO, Foundation for Orthopaedic
Brett Witkowski
Adviser, Jaffe Tilchin
Julia Gorzka Freeman
Development Officer, Tampa Museum of Art
July 2013
Shyam Mundra
NorthStar Bank
Alex Cross
Platinum Wealth Partners
Christina Hiller
Taylor White
May 2013
Dr Derek Busciglio
Owner, Busciglio Orthodontics
Ryan Kratz
President – Florida Colliers Arnold
Monica Varner
Owner, Elan Event Studio
Jamie Harden
Owner & President, Creative Sign Designs
April 2013
Pam Iorio
Interim CEO, Children's Board of Hillsborough County
Matt Silverman
President, Tampa Bay Rays
Ray Priddle
Owner, BoConcept Tampa
Daniel Sayne
Regional Sales Manager, Lasership, Inc.
March 2013
Bryan Glazer
Co-Chairman, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Ed Droste
Founder, Hooters
Dr. Kiran C. Patel
Chairman, Freedom Health
Sheri Taber
CEO, The Peak Performance Group, Inc
February 2013
Leonard Castiglione
CEO, FGTB Holdings, LLC
Elaine Smalling
Director of Business Development, The DW Group
Brooke Palmer
Owner, RSBP Events
Sara Alpert
Attorney, Zuckerman Spaeder LLP
January 2013
Rick Homans
President & CEO, Tampa Hillsborough E D C
Jordan Dorsch
President & CEO, Jordan, Nicholas, Elliot, Inc
Tom Sellers
Director, Moffitt Cancer Center
Diane Egner
Publisher, 83 Degrees Media
December 2012
Blake Casper
CEO, Caspers Company
Marlene Spalten
CEO, Community Foundation of Tampa Bay
Dr. Mark Holmes
Dental Walk-in Clinic
Christy Schutz
Client Partner, Hodes
November 2012
Mohamad (Mo) Kasti
CEO, Center for Transformation and Innovation
Joe Rutherford
CEO, Metal Health Care, Inc
Richard L. Sanchez
President & CEO, Advantica
Josh Kantor
Manager of Acquisitions & Strategy, AmeriLife Group, LLC
October 2012
Derrick Brooks
President, Tampa Bay Storm
Dr. Alan List
President & CEO, Moffitt Cancer Center
Ed Kravitz
Kravitz Law Group
Mike Sasso
Reporter, The Tampa Tribune
September 2012
Corey Dylan
Clear Channel Radio Personality
Mario Garcia
President, Garcia Interactive
Marie Crane
Director of Marketing, Shear Enterprises, Inc
April Monteith
VP, JP Morgan Chase
August 2012
Clint Babcock
Sandler Training
Brent Gordon
The Gordon Firm
Elissa Nauful
Chief Executive Officer - Ballywho Social
Dennis Gallagher
Dominion Payroll Services of Florida, LLC
July 2012
Jack Amor
President - TECO Energy Foundation
Punit Shah
President/COO - The Liberty Group
Cathy Leone
Director - Resources Global Professionals
LaFern K. Batie, MBA, SPHR
Business Strategist & Executive Coach - The Batie Group
May 2012
Andrew Nestor
President\General Manager - Tampa Bay Rowdies
Ben Diamond
Attorney - Akerman Senterfitt
Mary Ellen Hogan
Chair, Environmental Practice Group
Bryant Miller Olive
Martin (Marty) Young
Co-Owner - Modlife
April 2012
Mike Chapman
Partner & General Counsel - Holland & Knight
Paresh Patel
Chairman & CEO - Homeowners Choice Insurance
Jarett Rieger, Esq., MBA
Director, OTMC & Associate General Counsel - Moffitt Cancer Center
Tracy Negoshian
Fashion Designer - Tracy Negoshian, Inc.
March 2012
Michael Reich
VP - Communications, American Cancer Society - FL
Barry Powers
Owner, Digalign
Craig Latimer
Chief of Staff - Supervisor of Elections, Hillsborough County
Julie Borm
Marketing Manager, Laser Spine Institute
February 2012
Mayor Bob Buckhorn
Mayor, City of Tampa
Commander Lenny Richoux
Commander, 6th Air Force Mobility. MacDill AFB
Matt Dumar
Partner, Grant Thornton LLP
Karen Dalton
Founder, Miles for Moffitt
January 2012
Al Higginbotham
Commissioner, Hillsborough County
Joe O'Keefe
Owner, RiscServ, LLC
Brent C. J Britton
Shareholder, Gray Robinson
April Lufriu
Vice President, Lufriu Marble
December 2011
Doug Cohen
CEO, Trane Tampa Bay
Chantel Griffin
Executive Director, PACE
Ellen Hochschwender
Director of Development and Communications, Alpha House of Tampa
Doug Pace
Executive vice President and COO - Bayshore Solutions
November 2011
Brian Lamb
Market President, Fifth Third Bank
Aaron Cohn
Senior Director, Corporate Partnerships - Tampa Bay Rays
Mark Reed
President, CFO - Reed Transportation Services, Inc
Jeff Ames
Vice President, Tampa Steel Erecting Company
October 2011
Ryan Nece
The Ryan Nece Foundation
Andrew McIntosh
Shareholder, Fowler White Boggs, P.A
Scott Dollar
Director of Sales, Data Tech ITP
Maria Morales
Audit Manager, Larson Allen
August 2011
Ed Montanari
Pilot, American Airlines
Leslie McCabe-Holm, CFP
Office Manager, The Bank of Tampa
Grace Yang
Partner, Gray Robinson, P.A
Lee Mezrah
President, Mezrah Financial
July 2011
Sara A. Younger
Attorney at Law, de la Parte & Gilbert, P.A
Lori Nissen
Partner, KPMG
Jason Levy
President, Professional Insurance Services
Kevin McCarthy
Founder, Brindle Dog  Brewing Co.
June 2011
Lilly Ho-Pehling
VP Client Services & Operations Crisis Center of Tampa Bay
Jay Hlavay
Chief Financial Officer, , Sweetbay Supermarkets
Javier Taranoff
President , ALPFA Tampa Bay
Tejas Patel
Co-Owner , Premier Parking USA
April 2011
Anne Q. Pollack, Esq.
Attorney , Mechanik Nuccio Hearne & Wester, P.A.
Anand Patel
State Broker – Florida & Georgia , Elite REO Services.
Christian Leon
Corporate Multicultural Strategist , Bright House Networks
Bruce Faulmann
VP of Sales & Marketing , - St Petersburg Times
March 2011
Matt McNamara
Partner, Barley, McNamara, Wild, Martin, Jackson
Cynthia A. Mikos, ESQ
Attorney - Allen Dell, P.A
Jimmy St. Louis, MBA, PMP, M.S.
Chief Corporate Operations Officer - Laser Spine Institute
David R. Henderson, CRPCC
Financial Advisor - Merrill Lynch Global Private Client Group
February 2011
Steve Cona
Chief Operating Officer - Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc
Debbie Lundberg
Author, Speaker, Principal - Debbie Lundberg Life and Business Coaching
Andrea Burnett Thomas
Director, Corporate Communications - Sykes Enterprises, Inc
Nancy Vaughn
Principal, PR & Marketing Director - White Book Agency
January 2011
Evan Brownstein
Chief Growth Officer, Fry / Hammond / Barr
David Doney
Shareholder, Akerman Senterfitt
Richard Huckaby
Partner, Pender Newkirk & Company, CPA's
Mark House
Managing Director, The Beck Group
December 2010
Jason Patchen
CEO, Visionary HealthWare
Amy Rettig
Director of Public Affairs, Nielsen Media Research
Marc Spencer
Senior Vice President, US Trust
Loretta O’Keeffe
Attorney, Gibbons, Neuman, Bello, Segall, Allen & Halloran, P.A
October 2010
Christine Burdick
President, Tampa Downtown Partnership
Ernest Hooper
Columnist, St.Pete Times.
Andrew Hall
Area Director, External & Legislative Affairs Southwest Florida. AT&T
Kevin A. DiTanna, Esq.
Hyde Park Law Firm, P.A.
September 2010
Chris Gould
VP & General Manager - Salem Communications Tampa
Greg Holden
Associate - Manning and Napier
Sid Morgan
Chairman - St. Pete Chamber of Commerce
Chris Frost
President - Frost Management/McDonalds
August 2010
Philippe Theodore
Owner - World of Beer
Bill McBride
Partner - Barnett, Bolt, Kirkwood, Long & McBride, P.A
Richard George
President - Junior Achievement of West Central Florida
Karen Arnold
Vice President - Storr Office Environments
July 2010
Irene Guy
Candidate for FL State House District 47
Betsy Smith
Voices for Children of Tampa Bay - Executive Director
Michael Kilgore
David A. Straz Jr. Center for Performing Arts -
VP Marketing & Customer Experiences
Kristen Schmidt
Suntrust Banks, Inc - VP Relationship Manager,
Commercial Line of Business
May 2010
Ms. Lauren Valiente
Foley Lardner - Attorney
Mr. Kim Francis
Kim Francis Communications -President
Mr. Wit Ostrenko
Museum of Science and Industry - President
Mr. Charlie Poe
Liberty Road Entertainment - Owner
April 2010
Mrs.Erica Shea
Tampa Bay Business Journal - Advertising Consultant
Mr.Doug Kimes
Fifth-Third Bank -Senior Vice President
Mr.Jerry Hurley
Business Sense Solutions - President
Mr.Cristan Fadal
Century 21 Fisher & Associates - Agent
March 2010
Mrs. Mara Johnson
CoAdvantage - Director of Buisness Development
Mr.Francis Vayalumkal
Candor Resources -Owner
Mr.Mark Anderson
E-Logic Learning -CEO
Mr.Scott Strepina
The Print Conceirge - Director of Buisness Development
Feburary 2010
Mr.Marc Baumann
Synovus Bank -Senior Vice President
Mr.Sidd Pagidipati
Freedom Health -COO
Mr.Guy King
M.E. Wilson Company - President
Mr.Dennis Sheaffer
Telvations - National Accounts Manager
January 2010
Mrs.Renee Vaughn
Williams Consulting Group - President
Mr.Ray Ifert
BNY Mellon -Regional Director
Mrs.Kim O'Brien
Taylor White Consulting -CPA
Mr.Drew LaGrande
Akerman Senterfitt - Attorney
December 2009
Mr. John Thomas
ABC 28 - Weekend News Anchor
Mr.David Paetzold
Central Bank - President & CEO
Mr. Mark Sharpe
Hillsborough County - Commissioner
Mr. Altony Lee
Lowry Park Zoo -Senior Development Officer
November 2009
Dr.Richard Castellano
Image Lift - Owner
Dr.Sean Lux
USF College of Buisness - Visiting Assistant Professor
Mr.Andrew Cohen
Vertical IT - CEO
Mr.Rob Montgomery
Bay Cities Bank- Vice-President