John H. Gilliland is president and founder of The Investment Real Estate Group of Companies including, Investment Real Estate, LLC, Investment Real Estate Management, LLC, Investment Real Estate Construction, LLC and Moove In Self Storage.
Mr. Gilliland is a Pennsylvania native with roots in the State College area. He graduated from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, California. During his tenure in California with The Hanes Company and Sperry Van Ness, he specialized in selling multi-family and investment real estate properties. Mr. Gilliland returned to his home state to work in the commercial real estate field for Bennett Williams in York, PA and High Associates in Lancaster, PA. (more…)
Chris “Ceebz” Bal / DNC Media
Chris Bal (aka @Ceebz_Gerard) is Founder and CEO of DNC Media, an innovative, experiential video marketing company that skyrockets businesses, brands, and entrepreneurs’ online growth through the power of video storytelling.
DNC Media manifested through Chris’s passion to share his extensive travel adventures combined with a true heart to help others’ businesses scale and grow exponentially. From its origination, DNC evolved into a full-service video marketing company that helps clients exceed their online marketing goals and stand out from their competition by utilizing the power of video and smart online distribution. (more…)
Frank Casey / Casey-Moats Consulting
Frank Casey is a 45-year finance veteran, with experience in both alternative investments and hedging corporate/bank risks. He co-founded Casey Moats Consulting as a business development company for commercial real estate, working with developers and investors on capital stack design and funding. His partner Paula Moats has been advising international family offices on institutional grade “off-market” real estate for decades, concentrating on multi-family housing, mixed use hotels/residences and 4-5-star hotels. (more…)
Catherine Thorpe is a wife, mom of three, owner of Full Out Barre, and a veteran of the dance and pro-cheerleading world. Her experience as a dance instructor spans 18 years, and includes time as a trainer, judge, and choreographer. Catherine was a cheerleader with the Kansas City Chiefs and voted cheerleader of the year, most likely to change the world, and most positive and highest integrity. (more…)
Leadership and strategy consultant with 35 years of experience in all areas of organization effectiveness, including executive and leadership development, executive coaching, diversity, strategic staffing, executive compensation and performance management. Has driven change and transformation at global organizations with experience in China, India, Russia, Brazil and Mexico. (more…)
Growing up in Michigan, Kim never imagined going to Michigan State as a marketing/management major would lead to lifting 50 pounds bags of grain, driving a forklift, and creating and selling local, organic, made “from scratch” spirits, would end up being her passion. (more…)