Kimberly Katari was a practicing commercial litigation attorney, licensed in the states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Florida. She left the practice of law to focus her attention on her four boys and her ailing mother. She has been happily married for 19 years to her husband, Jay, a YPO Member. She has sought to help families of children with special needs ever since her own son was diagnosed with autism. Kimberly now owns My Favorite Therapists, LLC, a multidisciplinary therapy center for children with developmental delays and special needs. This all-inclusive therapy center helps families in South Florida by providing a state of the art center and excellent therapists to assist with all aspects of developmental delays and needed therapies.
Atlanta Visker is a library media specialist with over 20 years of experience teaching media and information literacy. With graduate work in education and information science, she has taught in public libraries, college libraries, Indiana public schools, and at Turtle River Montessori in Jupiter, Florida. When her entrepreneur husband moved her around, she also worked in development for Hanover College. She has served on non-profit boards and been active in local charities, with special interest in hands-on, constructivist education and children’s needs. Atlanta has a BA in Communications and an Masters in Library and Information Science from Indiana University and is licensed to teach K-12. She and her husband Jamie have been married almost 25 years and they have twin teenage sons.
Christopher C George
Chris George is the Founder and President of Highland Products Group. Highland Products Group which has been a member of the Internet 500 largest online retailers list for the past five years, is the source for site furnishings, equipment and supplies for the thousands of commercial, educational, municipal and religious facilities.
Sam Zietz is the founder and CEO of the financial technology company TouchSuite® and its affiliated companies. Prior to Touchsuite, Mr. Zietz was a corporate attorney specializing in Structured Finance with the New York based law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom, LLP.
Sam earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Michigan then went on to on receive his JD from St. Thomas University School of Law in Miami, Florida where he graduated first in his class. Mr. Zietz then earned his LLM in Taxation from New York University School of Law.
This year, Sam received the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award in Florida. In 2014 he was named one of South Florida‘s Ultimate CEO’s by the South Florida Business Journal. Zietz sits on the board of several educational and entrepreneur-focused organizations, including the Palm Beach chapter of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO). He speaks regularly at professional events and at universities and most recently, testified before Congress on Entrepreneurship and gave a TEDx talk on achieving success on the entrepreneurial path. He is also an active angel investor with a number of investments under management.
Thanks to Sam’s leadership, the company has been the recipient of numerous awards and accolades, including seven appearances on Inc. Magazine’s “Inc. 500” list of the fastest growing private companies in America. Last year, TouchSuite was named the fastest growing privately held company in South Florida, as well as the fastest growing technology company in the entire state, by the Business Journals of Florida. Sam was also presented with the Governor’s Business Ambassadors award that centered on TouchSuite’s growth and significant contributions to Florida’s economy.
Based in Palm Beach Gardens, Lisa Torino manages both YPO and YPO Gold. Lisa specializes in strategic and organizational planning and the day to day operations of the organization. Lisa enjoys, travel, cooking, running and spending time with her husband Michael and their son, Leonardo.