Our Art of the CEO Guest Alumni — those masters of the business community who have shared their knowledge and the tales of their accomplishments on our show. These are the People You Need to Know!

Randy Friedberg

Randy Friedberg is the Super Attorney to whom major music producers, publishers, artists, designers, and the creative world make pilgrimage for wise Intellectual Property counsel.  When a major clothing designer/retailer is accused of infringing her own trademark, an author seeks settlement with his…

Last heard on:
January 29, 2018 — IP – Protecting Your Brain Children

Christian Madsbjerg

Christian Madsbjerg is creating a one-person revolution in the way global business determines markets – and all the Fortune 100 companies from Ford Motors to Facebook are seeking his solutions.  Christian and his company ReD Associates are tossing out all…

Last heard on:
January 22, 2018 — The Man Who’s Remaking Marketing

Michele Siekerka

Michele Siekerka knows more about the business climate you need and she is daily fighting hard to change that climate into a profitable reality.  As CEO/President of the New Jersey Business and Industry Association, Michele has pushed open the doors…

Last heard on:
January 8, 2018 — NJ Business + New Governor = Perfect Together?

Howard Howe

Howard Howe is the gentleman you need to seek out when you require an inside understanding of the Federal Reserve. For the last 26 years, Howard has served as Assistant VP of the New York Fed, most recently laboring to…

Last heard on:
December 5, 2017 — Unraveling the Federal Reserve

John Holub

John Holub is a merchant prince in the most generous sense of the word.  John holds an uncanny understanding of what retailers of all sizes need, and how they may best operate to serve their community and profit from it.…

Last heard on:
November 28, 2017 — Retail: The Toughest Customers in the World

Al Sagarese

Al Sagarese is the consultant you keep wishing will come to examine your business. During his four-decade career Al has guided firms into a 650 percent sales increase, led clients into scores of international markets, and quadrupled customer return rates.…

Last heard on:
November 14, 2017 — Lessons Learned: One Consultant’s Journey

Al Berkeley

  Alfred Berkeley has served as Director of the World Economic Forum, guiding the world’s political, industrial and social leaders in setting new agendas to improve our people and our planet. He set his considerable financial experience and expertise to…

Last heard on:
March 19, 2019 — World Economic Forum: Our Globe’s Fiscal Booms & Busts

Marilou Halvorsen

Marilou Halvorsen knows how people want to be treated.  And she has devoted her career out of showing the hospitality industries how to treat folks better and more profitably.  As President of the New Jersey Restaurant and Hospitality Association, Marilou…

Last heard on:
September 26, 2017 — Haute Cuisine & Service

Joe Kaplan

Joe Kaplan is the man who can sell it, promote it, and market it.  Doesn’t matter if “it” is supermarket delicacies from Post Food or Nabisco; digital credentials from Accreditrust Technologies; money transfers for Western Union, financial instruments for CIT,…

Last heard on:
January 22, 2019 — Selling – Who Wins – Who Loses – & Why

Chris Macort

Chris Macort is living every young boy’s dream.  He spends his days bringing up the treasure of one of the world’s richest pirates.  When swashbuckling Sam Bellamy’s ship The Whydah sank under the stormy waves off the coast of Cape…

Last heard on:
October 23, 2018 — Pirates, Treasure Hunters, and Archeologists