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Mitch Tobol, Partner, CGT Marketing

Mitch Tobol believes a company’s marketing/advertising strategies should be accountable. He is a well known and highly regarded marketing expert on strategies and tactics including LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Email.

Mitch was involved internationally with the New York State Department of Economic Development GEMS (Global Export Marketing Services) Program assisting local companies establish international distribution and representation.

He has taught a wide range of courses at local colleges including Hofstra University’s Certificate in Entrepreneurship Program, C.W. Post and Long Island University.

Mitch was acknowledged in Long Island Business News Who’s Who in Graphic Communications and received the Long Island Ad Club Marketing Award.  He is a sought after speaker on many topics including: Branding, The New Marketing Paradigm, Leveraging LinkedIn, Facebook, For Business, Using Social Media to Your Advantage, Mobile Marketing, The Science of Email Marketing and has appeared on Cable TV and interviewed on radio.

Bradley Hamburger, Senior Vice President, The Prosperity Guardian / Foa & Son

Bradley’s 20 years of experience in agency operations, commercial and personal lines, claims and automation with licenses in Consulting, P&C, Life, and Variable insurance makes him uniquely qualified to create the right insurance solution to protect his clients’ interests.  Although giving trusted advice is part of his daily practice, Bradley believes his mission is  to utilize his experience and extended network of business associates to help his clients achieve greater growth and profitability while also protecting their assets.

Brad’s current expertise includes risk management for real estate, professional firms, manufacturing, retail, food industries, not-for-profit organizations, as well as employee benefit programs and personal asset protection for high net worth individuals.

Mr. Hamburger is on the Advisory Board of Growth and Development Services and Camp Excel, a not for profit dedicated to providing counseling, mentoring, and job training for “at risk” teenagers and is a member of the Young Men’s Division of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. His other affiliations among many include: The Strategic Coach Masters program,  and Vistage, the world’s largest CEO member organization.

Michael Gansl, Principal, Solar & Smarter Solutions, Voice of Reason Consulting

Michael, “The Seasoned Voice of Reason” is a hands-on entrepreneur specializing in working with teams of individual contributors to implement business development and revenue growth opportunities. His specialties include Operations, Marketing, Sales, Start-ups in Technology and Software as a Service.

Reuniting with his partner at NetLan, Inc, formerly an INC 500  systems integration company in New York City, Michael now acts as a trusted advisor consultant providing strategic business, sales and operations for a number of companies including a master distributor  of leading edge LED lighting products, a manufacturer of high end sunglasses for the extreme sports and military market, and an importer and distributor of premium French and California wines.

Michael’s experience includes developing sales and marketing plans and operations for both early stage and mature companies. He has raised debt and equity financing for numerous companies both as an investment and retail banker.