Growing up in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, Steve knew he wanted to join the Army after he graduated from high school. “I wanted to jump out of airplanes, so I was in the 82nd Airborne Division in Fort Bragg.” he says. He got out after three years. “I realized the military was great, but financially, it just wasn’t what I was looking for in life.” (more…)
Chris Gannon, CEO of Bolay Restaurants, lives his life with a focus on all things large and small that makes the seemingly ordinary, extraordinary. “Make it craveable” says Gannon, quoting his father and Outback Steakhouse Restaurateur, Tim Gannon, who is a legend in the industry, in part, for inventing Outback’s highly popular and ubiquitous Bloomin’ Onion. But what makes a dish, a meal and a location craveable starts well before the first plate hits the table. (more…)
Dawn Pfaff, President and CEO of State Listings, Inc., is a technology entrepreneur who has been involved in the real estate industry for the past 20 years from nearly every angle possible; she is an appraiser, agent, broker, dealer for manufactured housing, licensed instructor to teach continuing education and investor. State Listings, Inc., was founded by Dawn in 2009 as NY State MLS to fill a void in the market and offer agents and brokers their own statewide MLS, featuring streamlined listing options, ownership of data and a variety of enhanced tools to fit their unique needs. (more…)
With almost 30 years of experience, Omer BarSadeh is an expert in Video Production for small and growing businesses.
While living in Los Angeles, CA, Omer produced and worked on Hollywood film and television productions such as Hell’s Kitchen, Dog the Bounty Hunter, and others, all while creating successful video campaigns for small and medium size clients. His production company, Vision Movies, LLC – is the Miami Beach Chamber Media Partner, where Omer is also a Co-Chair of the Tech Council. (more…)
Eric Dernick is the founder & owner of Waves. Eric Dernick grew up in Delray Beach and attended Boca Raton Community High school. Eric was a competitive surfer from the ages of 13-18 years old. He was a sponsored surf athlete for Oakley. (more…)
Adam August is a the co-founder of Fort Lauderdale’s Batch, The Cookie Company. He is responsible for day to day operations as well as developing and executing the long term vision of being a national brand. Adam brings extensive sales experience, an operational skill set, and a figure it out mentality to the team. (more…)