Meet the 2014 Rising Stars

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  1. Steven Appel, Co-Founder, CERRU at Queens College
  2. Stacey Altman, Assistant Administrator, Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care & Rehabilitation
  3. Christine Backel, Senior Advisor-Business Advisory Practice, Grassi & Co
  4. Jacob Berelowitz, Director of Social Services, Queens Boulevard Extended Care Facility
  5. Anthony Brown  , Associate, J.P. Morgan Asset Management U.S. Private Bank
  6. Mauricio A. Carrasco, Mortgage Loan Officer, Everbank
  7. Michael Cassano, Financial Advisor, North Coast Financial Group An Office of MetLife
  8. Joseph Chang, Production Manager, Crystal Window & Door Systems
  9. Denise DeSabatoPisapia, Chief Operating Officer, Vallo Transportation Ltd
  10. Elizabeth Dickinson, Hub Manager – Terminal 2 / John F. Kennedy International Airport
  11. Ulysses Duenas, Performance Leader, John F. Kennedy Airport
  12. Dana Frankel, Director of Economic Development, Planning & BID Services, LIC  Partnership
  13. Cesar Garcia, Real Estate Broker, Keller Williams Realty Landmark II
  14. Anat Gerstein, Founder/ President, Anat Gerstein Inc.
  15. DJ Peter Gozzi, Owner/President, Live Sounds Productions
  16. Efrain Guevara, Assistant Vice President, Branch Administration Manager, NY Community Bancorp
  17. Benjamin Guttmann, Co-Founder, Digital Natives Group
  18. Nick Hardie, Director of Training, Queens Economic Development Corporation
  19. Delilah Rettagliata Houser, Marketing Manager               , Qside Federal Credit Union
  20. Anthony Ingrassia, Producer, Joseph Marc Sports Media
  21. Tamiko Myrna Johnson, TV HOST, BACKYARD TV
  22. Matthew Katakis, Owner, Butcher Bar
  23. Fenella Kim, President & CEO, Reliance Star Payment Services Inc.
  24. Ron Kim, New York State Assemblyman, District 40
  25. Jennifer Krinsky, NYC Press Secretary, State Department of Labor
  26. Vladimir Lackovic, COO, Digital Natives Group
  27. Maria Messados, Principal/ Insurance Broker, Queens Medallion
  28. Rich Nieto, Owner, Sweetleaf
  29. Logan O’Connor, President/Chef, Logan’s Catering LLC/Logan’s Cafe
  30. Tamar E. Ogburn, Event Planner, EmblemHealth
  31. Francis Papadopoulos, AVP Branch Manager, Investors Bank
  32. Craig Ratigan, Vice President/Relationship Manager, TD Bank
  33. Kleber Silva, Franchise Owner of Jamaica Queens, Rapid Realty
  34. Joseph Schiavone, Community Library Manager, Queens Library at Sunnyside
  35. Sami Abu Shumays, Deputy Director, Flushing Town Hall
  36. Rachel Thieme, Executive Director, Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District
  37. Sheron Thompson, Department Manager, LaGuardia Airport
  38. Eun Chong (EJ) Thorsen Esq., Associate, Vishnick McGovern Milizio LLP
  39. Matthew Wallace, Chief of Staff, Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer
  40. Dr. Jessica Widmer, Gastroenterologist, Forest Hills Hospital
  41. Wycliffe Wilkinson, Associate Director of Development, Futures in Education

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