Recognition – Life’s Abundance

Lester Thornhill of Life’s Abundance in “Forbes Small Giants: The Best Small Companies Of 2019” Congratulations Lester. Recognition well deserved! — Steve Quello “When is bigger not better? When you value greatness over fast growth. These 25 companies are all privately owned and closely held, and they share a commitment to being the best at what they do, providing stellar service to customers, offering employees fulfilling, rewarding work and being vital members of their communities. They include…” Link to article on...

Recognition – JK2 Scenic (OBJ)

Julie Holmes of JK2 Scenic Honored in OBJ’s Women Who Mean Business class of 2019 The honorees of Orlando Business Journal’s 2019 Women Who Mean Business awards gathered at the Hilton Orlando on Friday, April 26, for an afternoon of conversation and congratulations, sponsored by Ernst & Young LLP. The winners list features 29 of the top businesswomen in Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Lake, Volusia and Brevard counties — all of whom excel in their efforts at improving their companies and communities. In addition… Link to article on...

Recognition – Steve Quello

Up Close with Steve Quello A career, like any journey, is subject to chance encounters and events that influence the choices and ultimate course of that journey. It was such an encounter that changed the career path for Steve Quello when he met Edward Lowe, an entrepreneur’s entrepreneur — the inventor of Kitty Litter, Tidy Cat and a host of other successful business ventures. The introduction to Lowe and subsequent working relationship gave Quello a deep understanding of exactly what it takes for entrepreneurs to start, grow and scale a business. This understanding is what ultimately led Quello to his current position as president of CEO Nexus, a consulting business dedicated to providing the resources and networks leaders of second-stage businesses need to sustain and scale a company… To continue reading this article, please visit i4...

CEO Nexus Cup – Berman Hopkins

The CEO Nexus Cup was awarded to Berman Hopkins at the recent CEO Forum event in Orlando on 09.12.18. Our congratulations to Phil, Chris and the entire team. Click Here for more information about Berman Hopkins Wright & LaHam CPAs and Associates.  Event Photos click on an image to view larger Chris McDirmit (left) and Phil Hayes (right) Chris Morton, Chair, GrowFL Advisory Board (left); Phil Hayes (center); Ray Watson, CEO Nexus Roundtable Facilitator...

Recognition – WHS (Inc. 5000)

World Housing Solution in Inc. 5000 Congratulations to Ron Ben-Zeev and his team at World Housing Solution (WHS). Inc. Magazine designated WHS an Inc. 5000 recipient and the number 1 manufacturer in Florida. WHS manufactures sustainable composite structures for emergency or military applications. Link to Inc....

Recognition – HED Cycling (Forbes)

“Can A Small Business Survive Tragedy?” “…With Steve’s invention and Anne’s earnings, the two started Hed Cycling in 1984. Steve and Anne only made 14 wheels that first year, but the phones kept ringing. They sold their wheel to more professional athletes and teams, even patenting a new design for a composite front wheel that brought in more partners and international sales. By 2014, Hed Cycling had grown to 40 employees and a 12,000 square-foot facility in Minnesota; manufacturing premium bicycle wheels and components that embodied Steve’s design philosophy known as…” To continue reading this article, please visit...