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Ken Bruener

Ken Bruener (BSBA ’96, MBA ’03) | August 2020

Bruener (BSBA 1996, MBA 2003) was recently named President and CEO of NOUS Imaging, a medical imaging software company that created biofeedback – based MR quality improvement software, called Framewise Integrated Real-Time MRI Monitoring (FIRMM).  Bruener has more than 20

Elizabeth Gulacsy

Elizabeth Castro Gulacsy (BSAc ’96, MAcc ’96) | April 2020

Gulacsy (BSAc 1996, MAcc 1996) is the Chief Accounting Officer at SeaWorld Entertainment. She was recently appointed interim Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, while retaining her role as CAO.  Gulacsy has been with the company for seven years and has previously served

Ric Schildwachter

Ric Schildwachter (BSES ’85, MBA ’96) | July 2019

Schildwachter (BSES 1985, MBA 1996) is COO of Keystone Synergistic Enterprises, a private equity backed Additive Manufacturing development company. Keystone has contracts with NASA, Air Force, Navy, and several commercial aerospace companies to develop additive manufacturing components and production processes for

Jose I. Molina

Jose I. Molina (BSAc ’96, MAcc ’97) | February 2019

Molina (BSAc 1996, MAcc 1997) has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of the Spanish Broadcasting System. Molina has over 20 years of experience in corporate finance leadership and public accounting roles, including broad experience in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets

Darren Farfante

Darren Farfante (BSAc ’93, JD ’96, MAcc ’96) | July 2017

Florida Governor Rick Scott appointed Farfante (BSAc 1993, JD 1996, MAcc 1996) to the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Court.

Seth Diamond

Seth Diamond (BSBA ’96) | February 2017

Seth (BSBA 1996) was named a Partner at the law firm Sloto & Diamond (formerly Sloto & Associates) in Miami. Seth’s practice focuses in the areas of trust and estate litigation, probate and trust administration, guardianship administration and litigation, estate planning,

Jonathan Carter (BSBA ’93, MBA ’96) | November 2016

Jonathan (BSBA 1993, MBA 1996) was recently appointed a Managing Director at HDH Advisors, which delivers high-quality advisory services including business appraisal, litigation support, and related professional services. He previously served as a Director in PwC’s Deals practice. Jonathan is based

Bill Johnson

Bill Johnson (MBA ’96) | September 2016

Bill (MBA 1996) recently earned certification as a solar PV (photovoltaic) installer from the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP)—the highest professional certification in the solar energy industry. Bill, the Founder and President of Brilliant Harvest, LLC, a

Adam Pastis (BSBA ’96) | May 2016

Adam (BSBA 1996) was named Partner at the law firm Pearson Bitman, which has offices in Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Orlando and Tampa. His defense practice focuses on medical malpractice, insurance, healthcare, personal injury and commercial litigation. Adam, who is based

Teresa Beard (BA ’96, MBA ’11) | September 2015

Teresa (BA 1996, MBA 2011) is the new Marketing Director for Clevens Face and Body Specialists in Melbourne. She previously served as Guest Communication Manager at The Walt Disney Resort in Orlando where she oversaw the design and management of more