Leadership Series Event:

Leading The Growth Phase of Your Business:
Expansion, Evolution, Elevation

Join us for two-panel discussion where business experts and experienced entrepreneurs will be sharing game-changing strategies that will help you grow your business. Both business industry experts and successful CEOs will provide a wealth of information helping you position your business for amazing growth opportunity.
Business Industry Experts:

Kevin Chu – Greater Newark Enterprises Corporation 

Greater Newark Enterprises Corporation (GNEC) is a non-profit and CDFI founded in 2005 whose primary mission is economic development in the communities we serve. GNEC carries out that mission by providing innovative financing and technical assistance for small business growth and development, job creation, community facilities in underserved communities of Northern New Jersey.


Jinni Rock-Bailey – Rock Bailey Enterprises 

Jinni Rock-Bailey is the founder of Rock-Bailey Enterprises (RBE) a full service, one-stop human resources consulting firm. We create opportunities for change, learning, and productivity.  Utilizing human resource best practice techniques, RBE has combined the letter of the law with a practical HR approach to improve communication channels within organizations.


 Stephanie Burroughs – Stephanie Speaking LLC 

Dr. Stephanie D. Burroughs, President of Stephanie Speaking, began her minority business advocacy in 1980 while working in the construction industry providing contract compliance monitoring for M/W/S/DBE programs. She later increased her competencies by providing program development, project management, and diversity certification auditing services.

Matthew Schneider, TD Bank, Vice President,

Matthew Schneider is an experienced Relationship Manager who has worked in the banking industry for over 25 years.  For the last 15 years, Matthew has worked with Small Business and Commercial Lending customers to find solutions for their business lending needs from commercial mortgages and equipment financing to short term working capital.


Successful CEO Panel:

Rosanne Tobey – Calm & Sense Therapy

At Calm and Sense™ our mission is to deliver quality mental health services to our surrounding communities while demonstrating a high level of respect and a deep level of commitment to our clients.  Our therapists bring a wide variety of experience to our practice and therefore are able to address issues in many different areas. We specialize in individual therapy working with adults, adolescents, and children. We also offer group, and family counseling as well as lectures and seminars on such topics as adolescents, parenting, and self-help.


Randy Drozd – Profulgent Technology

I have owned and operated Profulgent Technology since 2005. Profulgent Technology provides 24x7x365-Managed IT Support Services to small and medium-sized businesses in Central New Jersey.  Our successful approach incorporates a thorough evaluation of all existing technology, as well as assessing your needs for the future. This will help improve the efficiency of your IT investments and free-up resources to focus on your business, not technology.

Lynn Donaldson – ConnectA Pharma