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Douglas D. Samuels
Home Appliance

Douglas D. Samuels

A recognized leader in home appliances in the Glen Ellyn region, Douglas Samuels is proud to have established a reputation and legacy of quality and commitment. In business since 1931, Young’s Appliances offers major household appliances and appliance services, including water conditioning and filtration, outdoor products, and repair services. Mr. Samuels joined the team three … Continue reading

Thomas J. Cox
Technology

Thomas J. Cox

By developing the right software and the right people, Teknavo designs and executes technology strategies that result in permanent growth. At the helm of the company’s operations is Thomas Cox, who has extensive senior executive experience leading complex global companies, as well as small- to medium-sized organizations. As chief operating officer, he is involved with … Continue reading

The Rev. Dr. Arlene Mazak
Coaching

The Rev. Dr. Arlene Mazak

Through conscious leadership coaching, Arlene Mazak, Ph.D., has enabled professionals around the globe to achieve success in their businesses and transform their lives. By focusing on the importance of team-building, intercultural training, organizational development and global diversity, she guides her clients in achieving workplace balance, which is the catalyst for the success of all businesses. … Continue reading

Larry Curtis
Law

Larry Curtis

Named one of the top 50 attorneys in Louisiana and an AV preeminent icon, Larry Curtis came to prominence in the legal field nearly four decades ago. With a focus on the maritime industry, he has built his reputation by successfully representing personal injury and wrongful death matters involving offshore drilling rig accidents, supply, utility … Continue reading

Karen C. Baswell, Esq.
Law

Karen C. Baswell, Esq.

Recognized as an “Associate to Watch” by Chambers USA three times since 2012, Karen Baswell is a prominent attorney practicing in the areas of international arbitration, insurance and reinsurance dispute resolution, and general commercial litigation. With eight years of professional experience, she provides clients with legal services and consultations at Chaffetz Lindsey LLP, a top-tier … Continue reading

Johnny Swain
Information Technology

Johnny Swain

Mr. Swain has reached a career milestone, having served in the information technology and telecommunications industry for 25 years. As the founder and managing director of Delta Business Solutions Pty Ltd, he provides project management software and services for his clients. Approaching his work with the utmost professionalism, Mr. Swain remains honest and open to … Continue reading

Daniel Vaillant
Energy

Daniel Vaillant

A visionary project manager with an extensive background in electrical engineering, Daniel Vaillant has over 28 years of experience in the energy, water and facilities services industries. Currently a general manager for Abengoa, a developer of innovative technology for sustainable solutions, he oversees all aspects of construction and development of electrical projects for Omega Peru. … Continue reading

Ellie A. Blair
Art

Ellie A. Blair

With nearly five decades of experience crafting beautiful fine arts, Ellary Blair, or Ellie, as she likes to be called, was recognized for her entrepreneurial endeavors as a Top Female Executive in 2015. Operating her own pottery studio, Ellie Pots Inc., Ellie creates one-of-a-kind artistic vases, bowls, tiles, plates and bottles using crystalline and raku … Continue reading

Francie Koehler
Investigations

Francie Koehler

Heading her own private investigations company, Francie Koehler has been a major player in the detective services industry for 30 years. Her expertise in locating, interviewing and evaluating witnesses for criminal defense trials is shared on her Internet radio show about detective work, “PI’s Declassified!” As a certified criminal defense investigator, Ms. Koehler helps attorneys … Continue reading

John J. DiRocco Jr.
Law

John J. DiRocco Jr.

As an expert in corporate securities law, public offerings, regulatory compliance, corporate governance and federal and state securities law, John J. DiRocco Jr. is well-suited for his positions with SunCoke Energy Inc. He joined the building materials company three years ago, and is currently serving as its vice president, assistant general counsel and corporate secretary. … Continue reading

Mark A. Lester, Esq.
Law

Mark A. Lester, Esq.

With an established reputation in the legal community, Mark Lester has accrued more than 34 years of experience in a range of practice areas. He demonstrates proficiency in succession planning, probate, trust administration, and trust and estate litigation. Additionally, he has a tremendous amount of experience in business matters, including transactions, litigation, taxation and real … Continue reading

Nedra VandenDriesen
Health care

Nedra VandenDriesen

A health care professional with global recognition for her consulting work as an anesthesiologist, Dr. Nedra VandenDriesen has dedicated her career to working with high-risk patients who require precise attention and multiple treatments. She demonstrates expertise in a number of areas, including clinical pharmacology, regional anesthesia, clinical education and teaching. At Royal Perth Hospital, where she … Continue reading