Recognition – amaZulu, Inc.

Executive Profile | ATHENA Powerlink by i4 Business “amaZulu imports natural and synthetic construction theming materials from around the world and partners with architects, designers, general contractors, project managers and homeowners to provide these theming materials for their projects. The company offers a turnkey service, providing natural and synthetic thatch for roofing, decorative and construction-grade bamboo, eucalyptus pole solutions and gorgeous decorative woven boards for wainscoting or ceiling treatments. amaZulu is committed to its villages around the world who harvest its natural materials to be…” Click here to read the full article by i4...

Recognition – Quest, Inc.

The Influentials by Winter Park Magazine “John Gill, president and CEO of Quest Inc., runs a highly regarded nonprofit which, among other things, provides developmentally disabled Central Floridians of all ages with long- and short-term housing as well as an array of programs through which they’re taught crucial work and life skills. Managing a 700-employee organization that offers such specialized services must surely require patience, passion and perseverance. Luckily for the citizens of Winter Park…” Click here to read the full article by Winter Park...

Recognition – Coastal Cloud

Coastal Cloud: “Live at the Beach. Work in the Cloud.” by Florida Trend “Coastal Cloud is the largest IT consulting company in Florida that specializes in the Salesforce.com technology platform. In only four years, Coastal Cloud has grown to become one of the top cloud technology consulting firms in North America and serves over 250 clients across the globe. The woman-owned company has a growing team of 130 certified consultants and has completed more than 750 projects and built industry-specific solutions for…” Click here to read the full article by Florida...

CEO Forum – 06.23.17 HCARS

Event Photos click on an image to view larger CEO Forum Speaker Panel Anne Hed, HED Cycling Ryan Blundell, Master Technology Group Ward Johnson, Sojos    Economic Gardening: Lessons Learned Panel members/Economic Gardening graduates:Anne Hed, Ryan Blundell, and Ward Johnson Friday, June 23, 20177:30 to 9:00 am WSB Associates – 2nd Floor Conference Room701 Xenia Ave S., Suite 200Golden Valley, MN 55416 7:30 am to 8:00 am – Registration and continental breakfast (sponsored by Insperity)8:00 am to 9:00 am – Speaker presentation and Q&A Anne Hed HED Cycling Anne Hed founded HED Cycling with her husband in the mid 1980’s. The company used Anne’s winnings from a triathelete competion to start the business that basically reinvented the wheel. Later, the company expanded to begin making frames in a partnership with Cervelo. Ryan Blundell Master Technology Group Ryan Blundell is the CEO of Master Technology Group which is based in Eden Prairie, MN. The company is a low-voltage contractor specializing in the installation and service of data, security, life safety, and audio/visual technologies in commercial and retail facilities. Ward Johnson Sojos Ward Johnson, former owner and CEO of Sojos, combined his love of pets with his desire to own his own business. Sojos is one of the pioneers and leading brands in raw nutrition for pets. Sojos was acquired by WellPet in late 2015. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER For more information, please visitwww.Hennepin.us/BusinessAssistance and click on the Economic Gardening section, call 612-348-4191, or email...

CEO Forum Recap – 06.14.17

Event Photos click on an image to view larger Waymon Armstrong, ECS Our thanks to Waymon Armstrong for sharing the latest chapter in the ECS story at the June CEO Forum event in Orlando. Waymon’s journey as a leader is truly a profile in perseverance and resilience. Clearly, a commitment to core values has served him well. It’s refreshing to see that in the face of relentless pressure to compromise, integrity still wins. Click the link below to access an audio file of his presentation (requires CEO Nexus member login) – Media...

CEO Nexus Cup – Albu & Associates

The CEO Nexus Cup was awarded to Albu & Associates at the recent CEO Forum event in Orlando on 06.14.17. Our congratulations to Jason, Andrew and the entire team at Albu & Associates. Jason’s comments to the Forum audience clearly reflected the heartfelt respect and appreciation he holds for his father and his staff. Click the link below to listen to Jason’s comments (requires CEO Nexus member login) – Media Archive Click Here for more information about Albu & Associates from i4...