Sean McKeon

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Jan 11

David L. Brandon – April 27th, 2017

David Brandon

David Brandon graduated with honors from the highly regarded School of Building Construction at the University of Florida in 1981. He founded Brandon Construction Company of Palm Harbor, Florida in 1983. His firm has grown steadily while maintaining a solid reputation as builders of diverse commercial and residential projects. Commercial projects have included high-rise condominiums, …

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Jan 10

Tom Jamison – January 26th, 2017

Tom Jamison East Lake Fire Chief

Tom Jamison is the East Lake Fire Chief and he is has been a Pinellas County resident since 1985, and a Florida resident since 1961. He is a past member of the East Lake Sunrise Rotary. Current participant in Leadership Pinellas (Class of 2017). Member of the International Association of Fire Chiefs. Secretary / Treasurer …

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Jan 08

Fawn Germer – TBD

Fawn Germer

Fawn Germer will reach inside of you and pull out your best self by showing you how to get beyond the self-limiting behaviors that hold so many of us back. She once had a boss tell her that she’d never be more than she was at the time — a reporter — and she sure …

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Aug 08

John Connelly – October 27th 2016


John Connelly is the Owner and Founder of Dynamic Solutions Group and Tower 8 Staffing Solutions, llc. He was formerly the Southeast Director of Mergers & Acquisitions for HUB International, the 9th largest insurance broker in the world and the founder of Connelly, Carlisle, Fields & Nichols, a wholly owned subsidiary of USAmeriBank where he …

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Jun 22

Hoyt Hamilton – July 28th, 2016


Hoyt Hamilton is a Clearwater native. Hoyt Hamilton was born at Morton Plant Hospital, raised in Clearwater, and graduated from Clearwater High School. Following in his father’s footsteps, he graduated from Georgia Tech, as did his two sons. Hamilton’s family has owned and operated the Palm Pavilion on Clearwater Beach for 50 years. Hoyt and …

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Mar 01

Steven D. Lamb – April 28th, 2016


Steven D. Lamb was born and raised in Windermere Florida and grew up in his Dads Chevrolet dealership. Steve graduated from Lakeview High in Winter Garden Florida and the University of Tampa. When he was a senior at UT he started selling cars for The Ferman family. Steve was lucky enough to move rapidly up …

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Oct 27

Kathy Short Rabon – January 21st, 2016

Kathy Short Rabon, CFRE, CFRM

Kathy Short Rabon, CFRE, CFRM A native and life-long resident of Clearwater, Kathy Rabon, CFRE, CFRM has served the Tampa Bay Community as a not for profit professional for over 20 years.  She is currently the Executive Director of the Suncoast Hospice/Empath Health Foundation and has served in a variety of positions including Executive Director …

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Jan 23

Margaret Word Burnside & Aaron R. Fodiman – April 23rd 2015

Aaron Fodiman & Margaret Word Burnside

Margaret, a Clearwater native, attended Stevens College and then the University of Florida graduate school of journalism. She has played the piano and organ professionally, been the director of marketing for two international manufacturing companies, a professional model, plus fashion show and special events coordinator. She is an alumnae of Leadership Pinellas and a sustainer …

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Jan 22

Steve & Julie Weintraub – July 23rd 2015

Steve & Julie Weintraub

In June 1984, Steve Weintraub founded Gold & Diamond Source, and his wife Julie joined him in 2004. Steve acts as president of the company, still hand selecting every diamond in their vast inventory. Julie is Vice President and helps manage marketing, PR, customer and community relations in addition to running their charity Julie Weintraub’s …

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Jan 01

Dev Pathik

Dev Pathik – Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports Development Group Dev Pathik is the Founder and CEO of a global sports facility development firm. He has developed and sold a number of businesses including an eco travel company, the largest corporate teambuilding center in the U.S., an award-winning adventure business consultancy, and more. Pathik is also …

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