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Marek Sepek

Marek Sepek is an entrepreneur in the real estate industry. He and his family moved to Ontario, Canada in 1989 where he began he high school years. He worked in various jobs where he educated himself in the real estate market place. By the age of twenty, Marek had purchased his first home. He renovated it and sold it. It was the basis for him to continue a successful career in real estate throughout his life. As a second business venture, he owned and operated a tanning salon business. He expanded the business to three locations. He sold the very successful business in 2009, choosing to continue his focus on his real estate business. read more

William S. White Winnetka

William S. White Winnetka was born in Ohio and grew up in Damascus and Potomac, Maryland. When he was born his father was working for John Glenn as his Chief of Staff. The family moved to Maryland when Glenn was elected a U.S. senator. Mr. White went to Georgia Tech and studied Building Construction. He then went to Columbia for graduate school and received his JD and an MBA. He owns a Montessori school in Chicago which is run by a strong executive team. With the school in qualified hands. William S. White Winnetka is looking to the future for new business ventures. He uses his background in real estate, finance, and law to help grow businesses. read more

Edward Traylor

Edward Traylor is an accomplished maritime Master Captain, an Aviation professional, master machinist, and classical Pianist. He has four hobbies that equally capture his attention. The first mentioned is his maritime hobby. He has a love for the sea. He is a third-generation seaman. His grandfather was a Captain. His father was also a Captain of a large vessel. read more

William Matheuszik

William Matheuszik has been living his passion as a pilot in what he describes as a daily adventure. For more than 30 years he has gained the experience of flying nearly every design of aircraft, commercial, private, and cargo planes. read more

Greg Orzeck

Greg Orzeck is the Director of Business Development and co-founder of AI Research Inc., a boutique clinical research organization in Exton, Pennsylvania. Orzeck started the company nearly a decade ago with his wife of 18 years, and the pair have continued to grow AI Research into a highly respected research monitoring team that prides itself on providing business partners with world-class clinical research support services for all phases of clinical trials, while hiring only qualified registered nurses. read more

Josiane Peluso

Josiane Peluso the Director of Sales and Marketing for a New York Medicare company. Since joining the company eight years ago as a Health Education Specialist, Josiane has gradually worked her way up the corporate ladder. read more

Carl Guidice

With a type “A” personality coupled with a passion for life, a need for adventure, and a consistent call for a new adrenalin rush, Carl Guidice and his wife travel the world in search of new escapades. Carl stretches the imagination for what a semi-retired gentleman, with seemingly limitless wealth, should truly look like. read more

SCOTT HALL

Scott Hall HobbyJam

Scott Hall grew up in Northern Virginia after his family moved from New York when he was 5 years old.  After graduating from the College of William and Mary in Virginia, he spent several years living in South Florida prior to moving back to the Washington, DC area.   He and has family have resided in the Ellicott City, MD since 2005 and the Baltimore area since 1997.  He has spent the majority of his professional career in retail operations, with the last few years spent working in the personal mobility space. read more

Martin Kuuskne

Martin Kuuskne is an Emergency Room Doctor who works at Brampton Civic Hospital. As soon as he starts speaking about his job, it’s easy to hear the passion he has for his profession and helping others in his voice. But it wasn’t always about science and medicine. When choosing what to study in university, he had to decide between performance piano or the sciences. While it is difficult to think of a more drastic dichotomy, it is clear that his artistic and scientific sides both influence and complement each other. Eventually, Martin made the decision to pursue his studies at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, where he completed a Bachelor of Health Sciences. Ever the keener, he was accepted to the Michael G. Degroote School of Medicine at McMaster University in his third undergraduate year and entered medical school as one of the youngest in his cohort. He then completed his residency at McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, in Emergency medicine. During his residency he completed a fellowship in Medical Education and Simulation. read more

Teresa Wolande

For over 30 years Teresa Wolande worked as a high-level executive in the insurance industry. She traveled internationally for business with fortune 500 companies. Currently, in her retirement, she is working on projects that are more philanthropic, as her desire is to give back. Her focus is on a networking forum to collaborate with other benevolent executive-level women who have eased into retirement and struggle to find a direction for a new sense of purpose. The forum is a safe place to go to discuss business issues with an aligned peer-group. The group aims to rethink life as a retiree, going forward in a meaningful way. read more