Donald J. Zinn

Don-Zinn

Executive Vice President, Jobplex Inc.

A CEO and entrepreneur with 30+ year’s sales, management and hiring experience, Don is focused on helping organizations grow through people-focused management. He is a frequent speaker and author of many articles about turnover, employee selection and satisfaction, and entrepreneurship. He has founded 7 companies, raised over $25 million in private and venture equity, sold 3 companies and has been an Inc. 500 winner and a finalist in the E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

Don focuses on helping early to mid-stage fast growing technology and services companies to scale to the next level and successfully fill out their management teams. Don’s experience as CEO and COO of several venture funded tech companies has aided in the development and success of his executive search career.

Don holds a BS in Industrial & Labor Relations from Cornell University and an MBA from New York University. Don serves as VP/Treasurer of the Board of Directors of the Cornell ILR Alumni Association and is a volunteer and former long term board member for the Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, Valhalla, New York.

(914) 930-6846 • Mobile (914) 325-5577
280 Park Avenue • 43rd Floor West • New York, NY 10017
dzinn@jobplex.comwww.jobplex.com     

Karen Spencer

Karen-Spencer

President and Creative Director of Karen Spencer Design, Inc. and Spencer Creative Group.

SCG–Delivering effective design and marketing solutions for the digital age.
Spencer Creative Group’s design team develops marketing communications which provide exceptional visibility for our clients in an increasingly competitive marketplace.

We believe that only consistent, perceptible results can secure enduring client relationships. We are committed to delivering dynamic communication solutions which effectively meet or exceed our clients’ marketing goals.

SCG understands how to communicate your brand in a noisy world.
We are problems solvers.
We are trained visual communicators.
We deliver effective digital design solutions.

Karen Spencer is President and Creative Director of Karen Spencer Design, Inc. and Spencer Creative Group.
The company is a division of Karen Spencer Design, Inc., which was founded in 1983.
Spencer Creative Group’s clients include Fortune 500 and mid-size companies.

• Web Design
• Banner Ads
• Corporate Identity
• Annual Reports
• Print Design

(914) 273-9517
36 Calton Road • New Rochelle, NY 10804
karen@karenspencerdesign.comwww.spencercreativegroup.com     

Fred Sciliano

Fred-Sciliano

Senior Vice President, C.W. Brown, Inc.

Fred Sciliano has 35 years of construction management experience. His extensive construction experience background covers all areas of commercial construction from estimating and project supervisor to his current role as a Senior Vice President . He has been responsible for projects ranging in cost from several thousand dollars to $15 million. CW Brown provides general contracting and construction management services in the tri-state area, specializing in high-end commercial renovation, healthcare, life science, laboratory, and higher education institutions. CW Brown is headquartered in Armonk, New York in a new LEED Platinum facility. Fred is married to his wife Lisa for 34 years has three children. Fred also serves as a Town of Harrison Councilman/Trustee.

(914) 741-1212 • Mobile (914) 760-5931 • Fax (914) 741-1274
1 Labriola Ct. • Armonk, NY 10504
fsciliano@cwbrown.comwww.cwbrown.net     

Fred Schwam

Fred-Schwam

CEO, American Christmas, Inc.

American Christmas is a commercial holiday decorating firm that focuses all of its time, energy, creativity and imagination on just one goal: making holiday magic. The company designs, manufactures, installs, removes, stores and refurbishes holiday programs for leading corporate offices, hotels, restaurants, banks, malls, retail stores, hospitals and theaters across the country. Each display is representative of the firm’s uncompromising attention to detail and passion for perfection. The company is headquartered in a 110,000 square foot building in Mount Vernon and employs 50 people full time and 125 people seasonally.

(914) 663-0600
30 Warren Place • Mount Vernon, NY 10550
fschwam@americanxmas.comwww.americanxmas.com     

Craig S. Ruoff

Craig Ruoff

Senior Director, Brokerage, Cushman & Wakefield

With over 25 years of local and national commercial real estate experience, Craig is one of the market’s most accomplished brokers. Craig is known for his expertise, loyalty and ability to devise creative solutions for his clients. Craig works with his clients to protect their short and long-term interests. Whether renewing or renegotiating leases, relocating, expanding, contracting, buying or selling, Craig brings tremendous value to his clients. Craig is there for his clients before, during and long after the transaction. Craig received recognition as one of Westchester’s 40 Under 40 Rising Stars by the Business Council of Westchester and also serves on the Board of Directors for the Child Care Council of Westchester.

(914) 305-9306 • Mobile (914) 441-7688 • Fax (914) 305-9301
7 Renaissance Square, 5th Floor • White Plains, NY 10601
Four Stamford Plaza • 107 Elm Street, Eighth Floor, Suite 800 • Stamford, CT 06902
craig.ruoff@cushwake.comwww.cushwake.com     

Stephen B. Rosen

Stephen-Rosen

President, Rosen & Company, Inc.

Stephen Rosen is the President and CEO of Rosen & Company, an Insurance Agency that consults with clients to effectively utilize insurance and the risk management process to protect ongoing operations effectively thru a highly responsive team oriented approach

• Due- Diligence Services
• Insurance Placement Services
• Loss Mitigation
• Project Management
• Outsourced Risk Management Services
• Insurance Audit Reconciliation Services

(914) 939-1200
145 Bedford Road • Armonk, NY 10504
sbrosen@rosen-co.comwww.rosen-co.com     

Joseph D. Moschitto, CPA

Joseph-Moschitto

Founder & President, J.D. Moschitto & Associates, Inc.

J.D. Moschitto & Associates (JDM) is an Employee Benefit Consulting firm that provides strategic benefits services and products to small and mid-size employers nationwide. The firm is dedicated to delivering the highest level of service, offering innovative solutions that help control costs and improve organizational efficiency. Utilizing time-tested strategies to evaluate and understand each client’s particular concerns and challenges, JDM creates customized benefits programs.

As a business owner with a background in accounting, Joe understands the challenges businesses face to offer a competitive benefits program that attracts and retains top talent. JDM has successfully advised clients to comply with the Affordable Care Act, while managing the ever rising costs of providing health care to its workforce.

(914) 644-9203
222 Bloomingdale Road, Suite 400 • White Plains, NY 10605
joe@jdmoschitto.comwww.jdmoschitto.com     

Ted Miller

Ted Miller

Founder & President, DataKey Consulting, LLC

DataKey’s extraordinary team of senior professionals works side by side with CEOs and their Executive Management to build stronger and more profitable companies. DataKey focuses on five key valuation enhancers for your company: Profitability, Growth, Management, Scalable Business Processes, and ensuring Product Uniqueness.

DataKey “Gets it Done & Then Some!” Our Consultants collaborate with your company to achieve exceptional results by providing clarity, co-creating innovative business solutions, and following through on implementation. Drawing from our best observed practices of Global F500 companies, DataKey extracts the top methods and tools and applies them with CEOs of hundreds of mid-sized companies in the local region. Clients are equipped with an endurable competitive edge as DataKey actually turns over the method “keys”– virtually unheard of in the consulting industry.

Ted proudly credits the company’s bold and broad strategic thinking and precise execution for its 90+% client re-engagement rate.

(914) 945-8808
100 South Bedford Road, Ste 340 • Mount Kisco, NY 10549
Ted@datakeyconsulting.comwww.datakeyconsulting.com     

Yuval H. Marcus

Yuval Marcus

Partner, Leason Ellis LLP

Yuval H. Marcus, the chair of the litigation practice at Leason Ellis, is a litigator with 20 years of experience in federal courts throughout the country. He specializes in all types of intellectual property disputes, including litigating copyright, trademark, trade dress, patent, false advertising, domain name and trade secret matters, and has consistently achieved favorable results for his clients. Working closely with his clients, he also offers them practical strategies to strengthen their intellectual property rights and to avoid potential conflicts, and routinely conducts IP due diligence in connection with potential acquisitions and investments.

Yuval has been selected to the New York Metro 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Super Lawyers in the category of Intellectual Property Litigation. A frequent speaker and author, he represents companies from many different industries, including technology, financial services, software, publishing, entertainment, restaurant, hotel, apparel, toy, jewelry, luxury goods, cosmetics and consumer goods.

(914) 821-9075
One Barker Ave, Fifth Floor • White Plains, NY 10601
marcus@leasonellis.comwww.leasonellis.com     

Patrick F. Lynch, P.E., LEED AP

Patrick-Lynch

President, OLA Consulting Engineers, PC

Patrick Lynch is a licensed Professional Engineer in 28 states, a Certified Energy Manager and a LEED accredited professional, and serves as the President of OLA Consulting Engineers. Established in 1974, OLA provides mechanical, electrical and energy engineering services to commercial, industrial and institutional facilities. The firm focuses on providing energy efficient solutions in facility renovations, retrofits, and new construction projects, including energy audits, utility consumption analysis, and strategic plans for reducing energy usage and costs.

(914) 919-3100
50 Broadway • Hawthorne, New York 10532
plynch@olace.comwww.olace.com