Bill Robertson

Kirk-Pinkerton, P.A.

Bill Robertson is a Florida personal injury lawyer at the law firm of Kirk Pinkerton, P.A. who specializes in representing clients with personal injury claims. He has built his practice on helping others who have a personal injury or have lost a loved one because of the actions of others. Bill has helped thousands of personal injury clients over the past 26 years and he continues to work to get a fair personal injury settlement for each client.

Steve Hall

Alltrust Insurance

Steve Hall, CMS, GBA is one of Alltrust’s Senior Benefits Specialists who is responsible for evaluating employee and employer needs for health insurance; handling all financial aspects of group health plans, including renewal negotiations, plan design, contribution strategy, etc.; conducting on-site enrollment meetings; reviewing employee benefit packages with new hires; providing ongoing educational meetings to employees with any benefit implementation, benefit changes, and enhancements; and conducting annual reviews of employee benefit package options within and outside of the current carrier.

Susan Nilon

WSRQ Radio

Susan Nilon is the owner and general manager of WSRQ Radio. She began her career in syndicated radio in Philadelphia working for Pennsylvania Radio Network. Susan is committed to making WSRQ the station that is true to our local needs.

Valerie Goddard

Women's Resource Center

Valerie Goddard, the executive director of the Women’s Resource Center, is dedicated to women’s education and empowerment. The Women’s Resource Center provides women with life skills training, scholarship and career services. Valerie has over 25 years of executive experience that includes serving as the executive director of a United Way agency and the deputy director of child development for the Department of Defense.

Jaime DiDomenico


Jaime DiDomenico, President & Owner of CoolToday, began his career in the HVAC/Plumbing industry in 1981 when he joined the purchasing department of Encore Service Systems. After 16 years in service and operations, he joined a national heating, air conditioning and plumbing company for 6 yeras before joining N&M Cool Today in 2004 as President and owner.

John Horne

Anna Maria Oyster Bars

John Horne is the President & Owner of Anna Maria Oyster Bars. He has been featured with out successful entrepreneurs on Florida’s CFO Atwater’s “Your Money Matter$” website.

Matt Walsh

The Observer Group

Matt Walsh, Editor/CEO of The Observer Group, focuses on creating, producing and delivering compelling and relevant hyper-local news and information to the readers of our community newspapers and websites.

Jeff Mayers

The Resort at Longboat Key Club

Jeff Mayers is the General Manager of The Resort at Longboat Key Club, a AAA Four-Diamond resort in Sarasota that boasts 410 acres of lush lawns and pristine beachfront with authentic Old Florida boardwalks. The environmentally-friendly resort is an official Florida “Green Lodging” destination that sets the perfect stage for corporate retreats, romantic beach weddings and family reunions. Jeff is a 28-year veteran of the hospitality industry, working in communities all over the nation – from Washinton, D.C. to St. Pete Beach, Orlando, Key West and Ponte Vedra.