Bill Barkulis – Co Chairman
Specialty Moving Systems
Specialty Moving Systems provides transportation, consolidation warehousing, delivery and installation services and project management of the furniture, fixtures and equipment that typically furnish healthcare, assisted living, hospitality and retail facilities.
Your customers demand the very best. We help assisted living centers keep the culture of excellence at work. CDH’s Human Resources training and improvement programs help nurture your staff’s quality and compassion.
Jasmine Panayotov – Board Member, Website and Marketing
Proceed Innovative is an award winning digital marketing agency that specializes in search engine optimization, or SEO, as well as paid advertising or PPC with Google AdWords. Our services are geared to help small and large businesses with little to no online presence increase their online visibility and overall sales.
Robert A. Pontarelli
Contemporary Building Arts, CBArts, LLC
1407 W. Greenleaf
Evanston, Illinois 60202
Passionate about service and leadership, Bob excels in communicating-simplfying, what may often be complex information for most people and brings a collaborative, entrepreneurial spirit to projects. His background includes studies and practices in the arts, industrial design, real estate, as well as urban planning.
He is also an instructor at the Illinois Institute of Technology
a special emphasis in Senior Living Facilities.
As our population ages, the need for quality Senior living facilities is greater than ever. Many existing Facilities are dated and convey an “institutional”
atmosphere. These Facilities necessitate renovation and expansion to accommodate their increased clientele and the upgraded amenities this population demands.
Bolder Construction aims to lend our years of experience and expertise with Senior Living Projects to help Facility Owners and Operators beautifully transform
their Facilities on time and in budget.
Prime referral partners for Bolder Construction would be Industry focused suppliers and specialty contractors as well as Architects and Engineers.
Meridian Health Care covers Cook, McHenry, Lake, DuPage, Boone, Will & DeKalb counties in Illinois. We provide experienced medical clinicians to patient homes under a physician’s plan of care including but not limited to skilled nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech therapy, clinical social work, spiritual care, advanced practicing nurse, wound care. Meridian Health Care is unique in that we provide direct clinical management when working with patients and their families. Meridians Health Care’s mission is to provide high quality and innovative skilled care to patient homes while developing a relationship to advocate and assure customer satisfaction.
Matt Wilhelmi – Owner and Sr. Consultant
Strategic Voyages Business Consultants
Matt Wilhelmi started Strategic Voyages as a business consulting company that focuses on helping medical companies with their finances, patient experiences, and software. The team has a deep history of working with businesses in the healthcare industry, in a wide variety of ways. Strategic Voyages has implemented business solutions for Chiropractor Offices, General Practitioners, Mental Health Providers, and Occupational Therapists. We can provide services on a project basis or as a general management consulting contract. Either way, our goals are to improve operational integrity and patient satisfaction.
Accessibility requirements are evolving beyond just the needs of the physically disabled to include people with sight and hearing impairments. The Boni Loud Steps wayfinding solution allows building owners and managers to meet and exceed existing ADA requirements while serving the special needs of the visually and hearing impaired populations visiting and using their properties. Our markets are hospitality, health care, retail, airports, offices, event places and government buildings
Great referral partners for us are building managers, airport administrators, hotel managers/owners/developers and government or non-profit officials who are advocates for accessibility.