Leslee Stewart, General Manager at The Paramount Theatre in Oakland, California
Oakland’s Paramount Theatre is one of the finest remaining examples of Art Deco design in the United States. Designed by renowned San Francisco architect Timothy L. Pflueger and completed in late 1931, it was one of the first depression-era buildings to incorporate and integrate the work of numerous creative artists into its architecture and is particularly noteworthy for its successful orchestration of the various artistic disciplines into an original and harmonious whole.
Dave Babcock, Principal at David Babcock & Associates
David Babcock & Associates was established in 1998. Since then, DBA’s portfolio has grown to include a diverse body of work including land planning, landscape architecture, and interior architecture, with projects primarily located in the Northern California region.
Brian Trouette, Owner of Trouette Insurance Agency
Trouette Insurance Agency offers private client risk management services to closely held corporations, individuals, and family offices. Their process involves detailed analysis of policies, property, and liability exposure to determine a client’s needs.
Kimberly Johnson, Co-Owner and General Manager, EJA & Associates
EJA collaborates with world-renowned architects and designers, manages projects across the U.S. and abroad, and has advised many lighting manufacturers and lighting technology companies on product design, functionality and technical viability.
Gordon Reese, CEO, Gordon Reese Construction, Inc.
As an award-winning Design and Build California General contractor for over 30 years, Gordon Reese Construction, Inc. has worked with Bay Area home owners to build their dream remodels. They’ve completed thousands of projects – from kitchen and bath remodels to second story additions.
Facilitator for the International Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO)
Allison Tabor, Coppia Advisory, leads two peer advisory groups of Bay Area multi-million dollar entrepreneurial women presidents and CEOs. Members; Dana Finegold – Tart Collections and Lisa Sween – Jackson Lewis share their member experience.
DISC with Dana Finegold, CFO, TART Collections
TART Collections is a women’s contemporary apparel company created by Dana and her husband, Jamie, in 1996. The company sells primarily through high-quality boutiques, and also directly to consumers via tartcollections.com