The Brainy Baby Company
President & CEO
Since 1996, Brainy Baby® has proudly been an
industry leader in educational products for kids
ages nine months to five years. By offering a
complete line of complimentary and interactive
DVDs, CDs, books, toys, games, puzzles and more that are also
entertaining, Brainy Baby is No. 1 in parent satisfaction. Guaranteed!
Cadillac Jack is a leading developer of games
and technology for the global gaming industry.
Using cutting-edge technology, Cadillac Jack
designs, manufactures and markets innovative and
entertaining electronic games for the US and international markets.
The company employs more than 300 individuals globally, with 170
engineering, game design, customer service, marketing, finance and
management professionals located at the Duluth headquarters. For
further information, please visitwww.cadillacjack.com
Frazier & Deeter LLC
Chris Kyriakakis, CPA CISA CIA
Founded in 1981, Frazier & Deeter helps businesses
and individuals succeed in a changing marketplace.
We will help watch over your future by providing a
wide range of tax, audit, accounting and advisory
services that are tailored to address the specific challenges that not
only face you today, but well into tomorrow. With Frazier & Deeter
you will have client-focused professionals who are knowledgeable,
innovative, and committed to your financial goals. Because of this we
remain a well-respected Atlanta CPA and Advisory firm.
Golden State Foods
President, Food Processing Groups
Golden State Foods is one of the largest diversified
suppliers to the foodservice industry, servicing
more than 20,000 restaurants from three
continents. Founded in 1947, the $4.5 billion
company is value based with proven performance in superior quality
and customer service in both manufacturing and distribution. With
approximately 4,000 employees worldwide, GSF’s core businesses
include: processing and distribution of liquid products, meat
products, produce, bakery and other services, providing a variety
of networked solutions for the total supply chain spectrum. The
Company also runs the GSF Foundation for kids, a non-profit
organization to help children and families in need.
HB Retrofit, LLC
Established in 2009, the owner of HB Retrofit has
over 25 years of experience engineering, designing
and manufacturing energy efficient lighting
systems. HBR is an industry leader in the energy
efficient marketplace, specializing in lighting solutions, utilizing
innovative designs and applying leading edge technologies. We
offer a comprehensive product line of new energy efficient fixtures,
daylighting products, and retrofit solutions for all your lighting
needs. A complete engineering team will assure your individual
project goals are met, while utilizing the most energy-efficient
technologies available in the market place today.
Robert A. Mann
Area Executive GA East
IronStone Bank is a division of First Citizens Bank,
which operates more than 440 branches in 17
states and the District of Columbia. IronStone’s 58
branches deliver financial services to individuals
and the small business, medical, professional and retail markets.
Headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., First Citizens Bank is the major
subsidiary of First Citizens BancShares Inc. (Nasdaq: FCNCA),
which has $20.8 billion in assets. BancShares recently ranked fourth-
best in the nation on a Forbes’ list of the 100 largest banks and
thrifts. The bank has received multiple national awards for customer
satisfaction and overall stability and security.
Mike Nance, II
MN Aerospace is a Georgia based aerospace sheet
metal fabricator. MN Aerospace uses the latest
technology and software to manufacturer aerospace
components. MN Aerospace’s customer base
ranges from jet engine to air frame manufacturers. MN Aerospace
is owned by the MN Group which also owns MNdustries, Inc.
MNdustries has operated in the Atlanta market for over fifteen years.
During that time investments have been made to ensure not only
that we have the latest equipment, but to also have the means to grow
and meet our customer’s expectations.
THE EXECUTIVE – SUMMER 2011