treyyyTrey Diller / JACT Entertainment & Production

Trey Diller, an entrepreneur based in The Woodlands, started out pursuing a sports career after college. After 2 National Championships at Sam Houston State University, Trey signed with the Carolina Panthers. Continue reading

shawn ohearn headshotShawn O’Hearn / Bluebonnet Custom Pools, Inc.

Bluebonnet Custom Pools Inc. is based on the experience of three generations with over 40 years in the business. As a member of this family, Shawn O’Hearn got into the pool business at 16 years old, working his way up from the bottom of the family business. Continue reading

Rodger HeadshotRodger Sumicek  /  Securance Corporation

Sharpening Operational Performance, enhancing employee production, and curbing costs as Executive Business Partner focused on long-term sustainability. A recognized benefits leader known for crafting the requisite strategic vision to achieve business goals, Rodger Sumicek Continue reading

Claudia HeadshotClaudia Leonardo/ Nick’s Fish Dive and Oyster Bar 

Claudia Leonardo  has over 25 years’ experience in various branches of creative design and catering industry. For over 10 years she served  as director of planning and design for the top leader in the fashion industry and clothing in Mexico working and partnering with The Julio Group. Continue reading

David PeganyeeDavid M. Peganyee SR/ American Textile Recycling Service 

As a serial entrepreneur, David M. Peganyee SR has served as the owner and founder of several successful startups and mature companies in industries ranging from farming to automotive and beauty. He has a proven track record of owning, growing and selling businesses – no matter what the product or service.  Continue reading

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In a sea of boring and outdated business advice, John is changing the conversation on how small business owners approach taxes, profit and the path to growth. As the CEO of Financial Gravity Holdings Inc. and President of Pollock Advisory Group, he’s help hundreds of entrepreneurs to find legal, moral, and ethical ways to lower their tax, raise profit and create wealth. Continue reading

James LapeyrouseJames Lapeyrouse / CrysonCare Pharmacy

James served in the U.S. Navy/Navy Reserves for 23 years as a Hospital Corpsman. He served aboard the U.S.N.S. Mercy (hospital ship) during Operation Desert Shield/Storm (1991) and treated all of the American Prisoners of War once they were released from Iraq. He also is a Veteran of Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom (2004-2005) having served at a M.A.S.H. type field hospital under the 62nd Medical Brigade of the U.S. Army. Continue reading

Aurelia Weems 220x300Aurelia Weems / Aurelia E. Weems, CPA

We believe in the value of relationships. We view every client relationship like a partnership, and truly believe that our success is a result of your success. We are committed to providing close, personal attention to our clients. We take pride in giving you the assurance that the personal assistance you receive comes from years of advanced training, technical experience and financial acumen. Continue reading

Tom LinkedIn 2014 (1)Tom Glover / Optimized Operations Consulting

Tom Glover leads an independent consulting practice that specializes in helping small-to-mid-sized companies with growing needs in business operations and sales. His expertise includes sales enablement for technology providers, business planning and back-office operations.

Tom comes to operations consulting by way of a successful career in business management spanning the energy, high-tech software and manufacturing industries.  Continue reading

thumb_IMG_5562_1024Chad Hedrick / DoublePush 52

Founder & Owner

By the close of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games, Chad Hedrick had won a pair of Olympic medals (silver & bronze), bringing his career total to five and complimenting the astonishing fifty (50) World Championship medals he accumulated as an inline skater before stepping foot on the ice. No other skater in history has amassed a comparable collection of podium appearances. He is said to be the greatest all-around skater in history. Continue reading